Note: agenda is subject to change without prior notice. please check back here for the latest schedule

9:00 - 9:15 AM

9:15 - 9:30 AM

9:30 - 10:20 AM

10:30 - 11:10 AM

11:20 - 12:00 PM

12:00 - 1:00 PM

1:00 - 1:50 PM

2:00 - 2:50 PM

3:00 - 3:50 PM

4:00 - 5:00 PM

Check In & Breakfast

Opening Remarks

Keynote Speaker | Melissa Ben-Ishay, Baked by Melissa

Roundtable: Session #1

Roundtable: Session #2

Roundtable Topics

-Intersectionality in Business

-The Power of Presence: Tackling Imposter Syndrome

-The Turning Point: Transformative Career Moments

-A Mindful Moment: Mental Health in the Workplace



Workshops: Session #1

-Behavioral Interviews | Evercore

-Elevator Pitch | EY

-Socially Responsible Investing | Vanguard

-Banking Terminology and Jargon 101 | Mizuho

Workshops: Session #2

-Take Control of Your Brand | Bank of America

-Women in Finance: Launching Your Career | Barclays

-Case Workshop - Burger King Merger Deal | Wells Fargo

-Climate Finance Day | BNP Paribas

-Networking | Guggenheim Partners

Coffee Chats

Closing Remarks & Raffles


The 2019 USWIB Conference will be held on February 15 at the Leonard N. Stern School of Business. The attire is business formal.

Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
44 W 4th Street
New York, NY 10012


Directions from Washington Sq & West 4th Subway Station

Take the ACE line to West 4th Station if you arrive by Port Authority Bus Terminal, BoltBus, TripperBus, or Penn Station

Once you arrive at West 4th Station head Southeast on on Washington Place toward Washington Square West. 
Turn right on Washington Square West - you should be turning right to walk the perimeter of the park.
Turn left on Washington Square South (this is West 4th Street). Continue until you see the Stern School of Business on your right (4.5 blocks).

Directions from Christopher Street Station

Take the 1 or 2 Train if you arrive by MegaBus (Do not take the 3 train). 

Once you arrive at Christopher St head southeast on West 4th Street toward Grove Street.
You should pass a Chase bank and then a Gristedes on your right.
Cross 6th Avenue and continue on West 4th.  There should be a large Chase bank on the left and Washington Square Diner on the right.
West 4th Street temporarily becomes Washington Square South (south side of the park).
Continue until you see the Stern School of Business on your right (3 blocks to 6th avenue, then 5.5 blocks to the school). 

Directions from Astor Place Station

Take the 6 train if you arrive by Grand Central Station. Do not take the 4 or 5 trains because they skip stops near NYU.

Head west on Astor Place toward Broadway.  There will be a Walgreens on the left side of Astor Place, and a FedEx/Kinkos on the right.
Turn left onto Broadway for 2 blocks.
Turn right onto West 4th Street. There will be a large Duane Reade on the corner.