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Women in Construction Convening (WICC)
July 20 @ 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
The Urban League of Louisiana will host its inaugural Women-In-Construction Convening (WICC): The Art and Science of Collaboration, held at the New Orleans Jazz Market. Conversations will focus on jointly addressing issues and how women in construction can better advocate for and collaborate with one another. This purpose of this convening is to: *Initiate discussions on the challenges as well as the growth opportunities for women in the construction industry across the state of Louisiana. *Provide participants with the opportunity to connect with industry influencers, and be inspired by intimate conversations about stories of collaboration and growth. *Influence participants by inspiring them to align and act in the best interest of all women in construction. Sessions include: *Women in Leadership: The State of WIC Panel *Best Practices in Effective Employee Engagement for Women in Male-dominated Industries *The GPS: Formal and Informal Mentoring *Understanding the Value of Partnering Agreements *The Science of Collaboration: Protecting Your Interests and Managing Your Risks *Women-In-Networking (WIN) Happy Hour This is a ticketed event. ***Registration includes breakfast, lunch, and snacks. A cash bar will be offered at the WIN Happy Hour.