Women in Agribusiness Summit 2017

Date
2017-09-26 - 2017-09-28
Organizer
Exhibitors
0
Attendees
200
Event contact title
To sponsor:
Event contact first name
Belinda
Event contact last name
Harter
Email
belinda@womeninag.com
Event contact telephone number
978-887-8800 x 133
Description
Women in Agribusiness is a business unit of HighQuest Group, a global agribusiness consulting, events, and media firm. The Women in Agribusiness initiative took root in 2012 and produced its first conference the same year for hundreds of delighted women in Minneapolis, MN. This year we are excited to be celebrating our 6th year in Minneapolis, Minnesota. With the passionate and early support of a National Advisory Board of senior-level industry executives, the WIA mission and strategy were formulated. WIA is an agribusiness community where women will develop valuable professional skills, network with influential executives, and learn about the industry outlooks and trends in an interactive and innovative forum. Our mission is to help all organizations understand the value of recruiting, retaining and advancing women in agribusinesses.
Attendee information
Why Attend: Focusing on three key areas, the agenda is designed to offer women the tools they need to succeed both personally and professionally. -- Company Benefits:Stay up-to-date on emerging trends and forecasts affecting the industry, as well as adjacent influences that can affect your company's success. -- Departmental Benefits: Our breakout discussions on trade finance and risk management, sales, marketing, global commodity trade and transportation, regulatory issues, and human resources will allow you to learn and share best practices and strategies to address every day challenges in your field. -- Personal Skill Development Benefits: Our unique skill development sessions are designed to supply you with the tools you need to succeed. Whether it's negotiating critical business contracts, self-promoting, or preparing for the future, our workshops focus on increasing your business acumen, boosting your credibility and improving your communication skills.

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