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Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship: Female Entrepreneurs

Empowering Female Entrepreneurs

We support female entrepreneurs in all stages of their business.  

Women’s Business Roundtable

Join like-minded entrepreneurs at our monthly roundtable. We meet every first Tuesday of the month. Space is limited; be sure to sign up to reserve your spot.

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The first of its kind in Chicagoland, the Women Entrepreneurship Conference convenes female entrepreneurs of all ages and stages in their business. Check out highlights from last year’s inaugural conference. This conference is expected to sell out; sign up to reserve your spot!



We work with other university and industry partners to further advance the field related to gender and entrepreneurship. 

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Explore the Center of Innovation & Entrepreneurship

The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship includes educational programs and events, conferences, co-working spaces, coaching and mentoring programs. Get ready to start your own business!

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