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Women’s Economic Empowerment Summit

YWCA Alaska hosted the first annual Women’s Economic Empowerment Summit on May 5th, 2014.  The Summit marked the extra 4 months Alaskan women must work into 2014 to make what Alaskan men earned in 2013.

Click on the image below to view the Summit Impact Summary.

Summit Impact Summary

Alaskan women earn 67¢ for every $1 men earn for the same work.

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Morning Networking 2

Morning Networking

Morning Networking

Morning Networking

Opening Remarks 2

Opening Remarks

Opening Remarks

Opening Remarks

Art of Negotiation 2

The Art of Negotiation Breakout 

Women in Management

Women in Management Breakout 

Future in the Last Frontier

A Future in the Last Frontier 

Keynote 2

Keynote Address–Karen Hagedorn, ExxonMobile

Panel 3

Panel Discussion

Plenary 7

Plenary Session

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summit Agenda

Summit Program

Summit Speakers

Gender Pay Gap in Alaska Statistics

Links to articles and books referred to at the Summit:

http://laborstats.alaska.gov/trends/oct11art1.pdf

http://www.amazon.com/Lean-In-Women-Work-Will/dp/0385349947

Women Don’t Ask: Negotiation and the Gender Divide

Let’s Ban Bossy Together! Girl Scouts | Lean in

http://www.mckinsey.com/insights/organization/why_gender_diversity_at_the_top_remains_a_challenge

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