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Thank you for registering for the 7th Annual Women of the World. We look forward to seeing you December 9th, 2016. If you have any questions, please contact Kathleen Steffen, Strategic Partnerships Manager, at ksteffen@seaif.org.

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99 Union St

Seattle, WA 98101

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Thank you for registering for the 7th Annual Women of the World. We look forward to seeing you December 9th, 2016. If you have any questions, please contact Kathleen Steffen, Strategic Partnerships Manager, at ksteffen@seaif.org.
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CELEBRATING SEATTLE'S ROLE IN ADVANCING THE RIGHTS OF WOMEN AND GIRLS WORLDWIDE.

Women of the World celebrates Washington State's commitment to philanthropy aimed at supporting women and girls globally. Our featured speakers will discuss the challenges and opportunities for advancing the political, economic, and social empowerment of women, and inspire our community to invest both locally and globally in women's issues.

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7:00 AM: Registration, Networking, and Nonprofit Showcase

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM: Official Program


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KEYNOTE CONVERSATION

Ruchika Tulshyan interviews Connie Collingsworth about women’s financial inclusion and advancing gender equality.


Connie Collingsworth
General Counsel, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Ruchika Tulshyan
Author and Journalist


SEATTLE SPOTLIGHT ON PHILANTHROPY

Katherine Cheng discusses Expedia’s corporate philanthropy model and recent contribution to support entrepreneurs in Cuba.


Katherine Cheng
Head of Global Corporate Citizenship and Community Relations for Expedia, Inc.

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Seattle Times business reporter, Ángel González, interviews two leading Cuban entrepreneurs and co-founders of the country’s first independent design store, Clandestina.


Idania del Rio
Designer and Co-founder, Clandestina
Havana, Cuba

Leire Fernández
Co-founder, Clandestina
Havana, Cuba

Ángel González

Business Reporter, The Seattle Times




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