CWEL Events

The Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership enables women to reach th​eir full potential through innovative education programs and events.

Each year, the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership develops dozens of events. This programming spans from the Babson classroom to the Miami startup ecosystem and aims to create opportunities for a diverse set of stakeholders to participate, develop, and learn. For a complete listing, check the CWEL events calendar below.


October 7

WIN Workshop - Communicating with Influence

Icon - Clock 20pxl   6:00 - 8:00 PM
Icon - Location Pin 20pxl   The Weissman Foundry, Wellesley, MA

This workshop will help you bypass your inner critic in public speaking and break-through to a new level of communication that will advance your entrepreneurial leader persona in any setting. All BOW students welcome! Registration coming soon.

 


October 17

CWEL Circles - Entrepreneur's Guide to Managing Stress & Anxiety

Icon - Clock 20pxl   12:30 - 1:30 PM
Icon - Location Pin 20pxl   Virtual Session

Take a break each month to connect with fellow Babson entrepreneurs, alumnae, mentors, and students from wherever you are! In this session, we'll swap tips and strategies for stress and anxiety management with founder and life coach, Meli Bolanos, MBA’11.


October 22

WIN Lab Miami Venture Showcase

Icon - Clock 20pxl   5:30 - 8:30 PM
Icon - Location Pin 20pxl   The Venture City, Miami, FL

The Women Innovating Now (WIN) Lab accelerator in Miami hosts this annual event where women entrepreneurs across the city showcase their companies to the public through demos and a pitch competition. 


October 24

7th Annual Disruption Dinner

Icon - Clock 20pxl   5:30 - 8:00 PM
Icon - Location Pin 20pxl   Wellesley, MA

The Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership, Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship, The Lewis Institute, Weissman Foundry and Hoffman Family Center for Career Development invite you to celebrate Women Entrepreneurship Week with the makers, inventors, and innovators of Babson, as we explore how women make stuff now with Co-Founders of The Grommet, Jules Pieri and Joanne Domeniconi.


October 29

Graduate Mentor Program Kickoff

Icon - Clock 20pxl   6:00 - 8:00 PM
Icon - Location Pin 20pxl   Wellesley, MA

Participants of the 2019-2020 CWEL Graduate Mentor Program will come together for an action-pack speed-networking session designed to support compatibility-based pairing. To enroll in the CWEL Mentor Program as a mentor or mentee please complete our online application by following the link below. 


October 27

Harvard Women in Business Intercollegiate Business Convention

Icon - Clock 20pxl   8:00 - 4:00 PM
Icon - Location Pin 20pxl   Boston, MA

Join fellow undergraduate students as we represent Babson at the largest student-run business conference in the world! CWEL will provide bus transportation and cover the cost of the registration fee for Babson undergraduate students who wish to attend. Space is limited! 


November 5

Undergrad Mentor Program Kickoff

Icon - Clock 20pxl   6:00 - 8:00 PM
Icon - Location Pin 20pxl   Wellesley, MA

Participants of the 2019-2020 CWEL Undergraduate Mentor Program will come together for an action-pack speed-networking session designed to support compatibility-based pairing. To enroll in the CWEL Mentor Program as a mentor or mentee please complete our online application by following the link below.  


 

Previous Events:

September 12

Graduate Mentor Program Student Info Session

Icon - Clock 20pxl   3:30 - 4:30 PM
Icon - Location Pin 20pxl   Wellesley, MA

Current graduate students are invited to attend this session to learn more about the CWEL Mentor Program. We will share details about this year’s program and discuss tips and strategies on how to make the most out of out your mentoring relationships. 

September 20

Pioneering Women Lunch

Icon - Clock 20pxl   12:30 - 2:00 PM
Icon - Location Pin 20pxl   Wellesley, MA

The first women graduates of Babson will gather together for a luncheon celebrating their pioneering role in Babson's history. Hear from groundbreaking Babson women, including fellow alumni, current students, and the first female Chair of the Board of Trustees, Marla Capozzi.


October 1

Undergraduate Mentor Program Student Info Session

Icon - Clock 20pxl   7:00 - 8:00 PM
Icon - Location Pin 20pxl   Wellesley, MA

Current undergraduate students are invited to attend this session to learn more about the CWEL Mentor Program. We will share details about this year’s program and discuss tips and strategies on how to make the most out of out your mentoring relationships.