Events

Past Women in the World Summits

 

Women in the World 2014Women in the World 2014 | Read More
The fifth annual summit, held April 3-5, 2014, featured United States Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power, President Jimmy Carter, members of the Pussy Riot, Ukrainian pop star Ruslana, actress Rashida Jones, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, President Jahjaga of Kosovo, Ambassadors Deborah Jones and Anne Patterson and more.

 

Women in the World 2013Women in the World 2013 | Read More
The fourth annual summit, held April 4-5, 2013, featured participants Hillary Rodham Clinton, Angelina Jolie, Eva Longoria, Susan Rice, Meryl Streep, Oprah Winfrey, Garry Kasparov, Dr. Mamphela Ramphele, Michaela DePrince, Tom Hanks, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy and a video presentation from Malala Yousafzai.

 

2012TeaserWomen in the World 2012 | Read More
The three-day summit moved to Manhattan’s Lincoln Center in 2012 and was attended from March 8-10 by more than 2,500 women. Hillary Rodham Clinton, Angelina Jolie, Madeleine K. Albright, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Leymah Gbowee, Dalia Ziada, Meryl Streep, Nancy Pelosi, Gloria Steinem, Zainab Salbi, Christiane Amanpour, Amy Chua, Tzipi Livni, and Sheryl Sandberg headlined the program.

 

BrazilTeaserWomen in the World: Brazil 2012 | Read More
Women in the World expanded outside of the U.S. in 2012, with a summit held in São Paulo, Brazil, co-hosted by Tina Brown, Diane von Furstenberg, Nizan Guanaes, Gloria Maria, Juliana Azevedo and Vânia Somavilla featuring former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Major Priscilla de Oliveira Azevedo, Maria da Penha Maia Fernandes, Xuxa, Claudia Lago, Raquel Barros da Silva, and Dalia Ziada.

 

2011TeaserWomen in the World Summit 2011 | Read More
At the second summit, held from March 10-12, 2011, participants included President Bill Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton, Dr. Hawa Abdi, Condoleezza Rice, Sheryl Sandberg, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Diane Von Furstenberg, Melinda Gates, Ashley Judd and more.

 

2010TeaserWomen in the World Summit 2010 | Read More
The inaugural summit, which took place from March 12-14, 2010, included appearances by HRH Queen Rania of Jordan, Meryl Streep, Valerie Jarrett, Christine Lagarde, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Madeleine K. Albright, Nora Ephron, and Katie Couric. At the second summit, held from March 10-12, 2011, participants included President Bill Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton, Dr. Hawa Abdi, Condoleezza Rice, Sheryl Sandberg, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Diane Von Furstenberg, Melinda Gates, Ashley Judd and more.