2018 Women Leaders Conference

2018 Women Leaders Conference keynote speakers Sonia Manzano and Tammy Tibbetts.

The 9th annual Women Leaders Conference — hosted by UW-Milwaukee's School of Continuing Education — takes place March 2 from 9 a.m.to 5 p.m at the Pfister Hotel, 424 E. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee.

The keynote speakers are Sonia Manzano, an American actress, screenwriter, author, speaker and singer-songwriter best known for playing Maria on Sesame Street; and Tammy Tibbetts, co-founder and CEO of education nonprofit She's the First.

The conference celebrates women who have pioneered in their fields and uncovers their proven methods for success. Attendees learn from accomplished women, discover what inspires them and how to harness their energy to empower themselves. In addition to the energizing keynote presentations, there are opportunities to network with colleagues while enjoying a variety of educational seminars and panel discussions.

Registration is $395 and includes a chance to win one of two round-trip tickets from Southwest Airlines, valid on any published domestic or international Southwest Airlines flight.

For conference information, registration questions and sponsorship opportunities, contact Anne O'Meara, program manager, at 414-227-3311 or .

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