2020 Million Women Mentors Summit: Focusing on the Future

The 2020 Million Women Mentors Summit will be a chance to celebrate the work of our movement, help us to publicly amplify mentoring as a highly effective practice to drive change especially during this COVID-19 world, engage with new learning and deliver corporate impact focusing on the future STEM community.

Beginning at 11 am ET and lasting until 4 pm, attendees will immerse themselves in best practices, helpful resources and thoughtful breakout sessions catered to growing the movement with exciting updates powered by Pod Network. Attendees will leave the Summit with access to new resources for measuring impact of programs within their organization.

Objectives of the Day:

Attendees will walk away from the summit:
• Aware of the power of their influence within the field of mentoring
• Grounded in tangible insights and next steps related to their role and field
• Excited to build on the momentum of MWM and move forward


Please note that the 2020 MWM Summit is fully virtual, FREE TO ATTEND, and open to everyone!

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Key Speakers


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As senior advisor to President Obama for eight years, Valerie Jarrett held one of the most important mentoring roles of the time. During that time she ran several departments including the White House Council on Women and Girls. She is a passionate fighter for gender equality and has recently published a book sharing her journey from being born in Iran to American parents through to law school and marriage and onto the west wing. This book Finding my Voice is on the New York Times bestseller list

We are currently one planet, over seven billion people, united against the threat of SARS-CoV2.

Johns Hopkins is the oldest and largest epidemiology department in the world and provider of the COVID-19 Global map that has allowed millions to track the spread of the SARS-CoV2. We welcome the Chair of Epidemiology from Johns Hopkins, professor David Celentano.

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Please join us on the Pod Network in the 2020 MWM Summit Pod to connect you with helpful resources, engaging information, and others who attend the 2020 MWM Summit. Additionally the 2020 MWM Summit Pod will immerse you in the community of STEM mentors and diverse STEM talent. 


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It's time to get focused on the areas you need help with

Unlike physical conferences where you can end up sitting through content you just don't need, 2020 Million Women Mentors Summit: Focusing on the Future is delivered entirely online. 

Dip in and watch the specific talks you need to transform your business, or catch them all. It’s up to you!

Want to know more about Million Women Mentors? Check out our resources below! 

MWM Overview

Million Women Mentors (MWM), an initiative of STEMconnector, is a national and global movement to spark the interest and confidence in women and girls to pursue STEM careers and leadership opportunities through the power of mentoring.

MWM Summit Social Media tool kit

The Social Media Toolkit serves as a handy guide for all of the hashtags, important links, logos, and other social media content and tools that will help us showcase the amazing work to help women and girls excel in STEM.
Corporate Engagement
Panel Discussion
Awards Ceremony
State and Regional Efforts
Opening & Closing Remarks
Mentoring Best Practices
Keynote/Spotlight Moment
1 day
40 speakers
7 categories

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During Summit workshops, attendees will work to problem-solve around specific challenges relevant to their role in the mentoring space (including program leaders, industry partners, volunteers, and mentors themselves). 

So, whether you're looking to leverage Pod to set up a STEM community in your state, discover youth mentoring trends, touch on civic engagement and its role with technology, or connect with MWM state leaders, there are plenty of ways to get involved and dive in!

Our speakers will be sharing their experiences, strategies and knowledge. Who are you going to watch?

From keynote interviews with Global MWM leaders and MWM government advocates, panels with top corporate organizations discussing how they are working to build cultures of inclusion, to learning why mentoring and STEM are more important than ever, we've got you covered..

Workshop: States Moving the MWM Movement Forward October 27, 2020, 06:35 PM
Sheila Boyington, Kim Fossey, Latia Gary, Jenny Kopach, Sarah Patnode, Dr. Kathleen Schofield & Amanda Svedarsky
Workshop: MWM Women in Insurance Initiative 2020 Edition: Supporting the Insurance Industry in a year of Crisis and Disruption October 27, 2020, 06:35 PM
Catherine Flaherty Lamson, Barbara Ingraham, Dr. Leroy David Nunery II & Margaret Resce Milkint
MWM Summit, Afternoon Session & Conclusion October 27, 2020, 07:30 PM
Umran Beba, Kris Brown, Amy Etten, Jennifer Miel, Dr. Jo Webber & Ted Wells
LIVE Panel: Mentoring Advances Inclusivity: How Corporations are Working to Create a More Inclusive Culture Both Internally and Externally Through Mentoring October 27, 2020, 05:00 PM
Patricia Contreras, Gabriela González, Jennifer L. Walker & Dr. Leroy David Nunery II

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