2019 Theme: Going Global

The 2019 Tippie Women Summit provides a forum for students and professionals alike to network and be inspired by the speakers.

The Tippie Women Summit is free to the public and includes lunch.

Saturday, March 9, 2019
8:30 am - 2:00 p.m.
The Graduate Hotel, 210 S. Dubuque Street,.Iowa City

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Keynote Speakers

Our keynote speakers live both locally and globally. One manages a B2B business in Italy while the other has managed some of Principal's global business. 

Tanya Kopps, BBA 1995, CEO and Board Member, METRO Cash & Carry - Milan, Italy
Barbara McKenzie, BBA 1982, Senior Executive Director, Principal Global Investors

Workshop: Best Practices in Virtual Teams

Learn how to best manage and contribute to a remote/virtual team.
Led by Kathy Bader Courtney, BBA 1997, Head of Operations, University of Iowa Community Credit Union

Panel Discussion

  • April Fox, BBA 2016, Digital Innovation Specialist, Kum & Go
  • Heather Moore, BBA 1995, Vice President, Aldi USA
  • Tiffani Orange, MBA 1995, Salaried Personnel Team Manager, Ford Motor Company
  • Ashley Sherwood, BBA 2005, Director of Corporate Accounting, RR Donnelly

Event Sponsors

Sponsored by the US Bank Speaker Series. Coordinated by the Tippie College of Business.

Questions? Contact Barbara Thomas.