ForoMET DC Celebrates International Women’s Entrepreneurship Day
Washington, D.C. - MET Community, an international organization dedicated to helping women entrepreneurs through mentorship, training and networking and IE Business School, will host ForoMET DC on Wednesday, November 16th, in honor of International Women’s Entrepreneurship Day. The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars is partnering with Met Community to host the event at its headquarters in Logan Circle.
MET Community is an international, non-profit organization that promotes and supports sustainable, responsible and innovative entrepreneurship among women through training, mentorship and networking. MET’s “ForuMET” event series promotes female entrepreneurship and social innovation, convenes women to hear from national and international speakers and provides visibility to MET Community mentees.
Patricia Funegra, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, La Cocina VA
Valle Guerrero, Business Manager, Ines Rosales USA
Jeni Klugman, Research Professor and Fellow, Harvard University
Katherine Lucey, Founder and CEO, Solar Sister
Deise Leobet, Director International Business Development, IE Business School
Lindsey Mask, Founder and CEO, Ladies America
Jane Mosbacher Morris, Founder and CEO, To The Market
Natalia Olson-Urtecho, SBA Regional Administrator, U.S Federal Government
Margo Thomas, Chief of Secretariat, UN Women
Sherrie Bakshi, MET Community
Angelo Dell’Atti, Global Head, Corporate Finance, IFC - World Bank Group
Stephen Halloway, Chairman, Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute
Jean Schlinder, MET Community
To learn more about the seminar, click here.
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About The Washington Center
The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars is an independent, nonprofit organization that serves hundreds of colleges and universities in the United States and other countries by providing selected students challenging opportunities to work and learn in Washington, D.C., for academic credit. The largest program of its kind, The Washington Center has more than 50,000 alumni who have become leaders in numerous professions and nations around the world. It was established in 1975.