Gender-Smart Investing calendar

All of these events have at least one session or track on gender finance. Some have much more of a focus.

If you have an event that should be included here please let us know.


June 17-19, Paris: Financial Alliance for Women (rebranded from Global Banking Alliance) Annual Summit on the theme of 'Building Resilience Through Inclusion'. More

June 25-28, Singapore: AVPN Conference on the theme of 'Breaking Boundaries'. Tickets are now sold out but there's a waitlist

June 27-28, Marrakech: The WIA Annual Summit will bring together African and international women leaders in the service of an innovative and inclusive Africa. More

September 9-11, Raleigh-Durham: Cathy Clark and Suzanne Biegel are running the next round of the Getting Gender Smart course on gender smart investing at Duke University. More

September 16-17, Austin: Women & Money - Making Money Moves that Matter “Engaging generous, humble, catalytic leaders in the fields of strategic philanthropy, social entrepreneurship, angel investing, and impact/gender lens investing to connect, learn from each other, and collaborate in new ways.”

September 18-20, Singapore: The inaugural Women’s Forum Asia the very first edition of Women’s Forum Asia, under the theme of 'Taking the lead for inclusion: Accelerating through diversity'. More 

September 24-26, Virginia: ANDE Global Summit for senior-level executives of ANDE member organizations, including leading investors, capacity development providers, foundations, banks, corporations, DFIs and research institutions More

October 2-3, Amsterdam: The GIIN Investor Forum will cover the full spectrum of impact assets and strategies over two days of talks and networking. More

October 8, London: EMPEA's Sustainable Investing in Emerging Markets summit will explore how emerging market fund managers can incorporate ESG criteria into their investments and the role of private capital in advancing SDGs. More

October 13-18, Cancun: Opportunity Collaboration's global gathering focused on learning and conversation in a non-traditional 'unconference' format. More

October 22-23, Singapore: Women's World Banking presents 'Making Finance Work for Women'. More

October 22-25, San Francisco: Registration is open for SOCAP 2019 and you can also submit your ideas for programming and sessions. More

November 20-22, Paris:  The Women’s Forum Global Meeting will convene 2,500 business, institutional and political leaders from over 90 countries for high level debates and a move towards concrete solutions More