2017 Women Build America
Annual Leadership Conference

April 2–4, 2017
Women Build America is a three-day national conference on construction opportunities hosted by Women Construction Owners & Executives (WCOE). The conference will bring together national leaders and experts for an innovative and engaging conversation on new opportunities for women in the construction, transportation, infrastructure, energy and technology industries.


About WCOE

Since 1983, Women Construction Owners & Executives’ one goal is to help their members’ businesses grow and prosper. Dedicated to creating a level playing field for women-owned firms in the construction industry, WCOE is proud to represent large and small woman-owned firms as well as executive women in policy making positions with some of the largest corporations in the country.

WCOE enjoys a prestigious reputation on Capitol Hill and uses that clout to advocate for issues that are important to women who have entered the construction industry. Whether it is equal access to federal contracting opportunities, opposition to onerous federal regulatory challenges, support for expanding access to business financing or participation in Congressional hearings, WCOE represents their members' business interests.

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Saturday, April 2, 2017

10:00am WCOE Meeting BoD
2:00pm–5:00pm High Tea
6:00pm Dine Arounds

Sunday, April 3, 2017

10:00am Breakfast
9:00am–10:15am IMPROVe Your Networking
10:15pm–10:30am Break
10:30–noon Leverage Your Worth: the Power of Negotiating Effectively
noon–2:00pm Lunch
2:00pm–3:15pm Government Updates & Pressing Issues
3:15pm–3:45pm Networking & Break
3:45pm–5:00pm Find Your Guru: The Value of Trusted Advisors
6:00pm–8:00pm Gala

Monday, April 4, 2017

8:00–9:00am Breakfast
9:00am–11:00pm Meetings with Representatives
1:00pm–2:00pm Lunch Capitol Hill
2:00pm White House Briefings
6:00pm Happy Hour/Dinner


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Showcase your commitment to advancing women in construction by sponsoring WCOE Women Build America.

Benefits include:

  • Receive extensive brand exposure on all event marketing materials in print and online
  • Position your company as a thought leader and innovator in the industry
  • Secure qualified leads and receive the full attendee list with contact information
  • Special opportunities to sponsor breakfasts, luncheons, dessert lounge, awards presentations and more

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About Us

Women Construction Owners & Executives USA is committed to making a positive difference for women in the construction industry so there will come a time when gender will cease to be a business issue.

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