Women's Entrepreneurship


 

Annual Women's Entrepreneurship Conference

Annual Women's Entrepreneurship Conference

Each year West Chester University is proud to celebrate women entrepreneurship. The Cottrell Center hosts various activities and workshops to support entrepreneurs,  including the annual WCU Women's Entrepreneurship Conference. This signature event provides an opportunity to make new connections and explore the endless possibilities that come with being an entrepreneur.

Below is an archive of each conference, in which the promotional material, contact information of speakers & panelists, and additional information can be found.

2021 Women's Entrepreneurship Conference

The theme of the 2021 Women's Entrepreneurship Conference is focused on how to seize opportunities, face challenges, find support, and continue to grow your business.

The conference is sponsored by BB&T Now Truist, and QVC. Thank you to our partners: WCU Foundation, and Chester County Fund for Women & Girls. Thank you to our co-hosts: SCORE of Chester and Delaware Counties, and Women's Business Connection. 

This event will be held in-person at the West Chester University Foundation on Friday, October 22nd 8:00am-1:00pm. 

Speakers, Panelists, and Moderators

2021 Conference PDF

Livestream Video

2020 Women's Entrepreneurship Conference

The theme of the 2020 Women's Entrepreneurship Conference focused on seizing opportunities during difficult times.

The conference was sponsored by BB&T Now Truist. Thank you to our partners: WCU Foundation, and Chester County Fund for Women & Girls. Thank you to our co-hosts: SCORE of Chester and Delaware Counties, and Women's Business Connection. 

View the Promotional VIdeo

View the Virtual Event Platform

2020 Conference PDF

2019 Women's Entrepreneurship Conference

The theme of the 2019 Women's Entrepreneurship Conference focused on the unique joys and challenges of women entrepreneurs.

The conference was sponsored by QVC, and Bryn Mawr Trust. Thank you to our partners: WCU Foundation, and Chester County Economic Development Council. Thank you to our co-hosts: SCORE of Chester and Delaware Counties, and Women's Business Connection. 

More information on the conference

View the registration page

 

Resources for Women Entrepreneurs

 

Women's Entrepreneurship Week

Women's Entrepreneurship Week

Womens Entrepreneurship week

West Chester University proudly participates in Women Entrepreneurship Week along with more than 242 universities and colleges in 32 countries, in this global movement to celebrate and inspire female founders.

View more information on Women Entrepreneurship Week

 

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