7th Annual Women of Influence Summit, presented by Walker-Miller Energy Services


MGM Grand Detroit
1777 3rd Ave.
Detroit, MI 48226

Mar 03 2023
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT


Tina Saad
Director, Corporate Experience

7th Annual

Women of Influence Summit

Presented by Walker-Miller Energy Services

**Thank you for your interest - our event is sold out!**

Details for event attendees:

We can't wait to see you Friday morning for our seventh annual Women of Influence Summit, presented by Walker-Miller Energy Services! As a reminder, the event takes place at MGM Grand Casino, 1777 Third Ave. in Detroit. Networking begins at 8 a.m. and our program starts at 9.

Please dress in business casual attire. If you’d like, wear purple to help celebrate International Women’s Day!

Complimentary parking will be available in the MGM parking garage on the corner of Fisher Service Drive and Third Street. Optional valet parking will be available in the front entrance at a cost of $25. Click here to view a map. Look for signs and wayfinders to guide you to the event.

We will also feature 11 local women-owned businesses through The Market. Upon entry, you will receive tickets for a unique shopping experience to explore and network with amazing vendors, including: CommodiTeas, Motor City Spreads, Bon Bon Bon, Bath Savvy Naturals, Detroit’s Future is Female, The Lip Bar, Rebel Nell, Mend on the Move, The Peacock Room, Soul Roots Wax Co. and Source Book Sellers.

8 a.m.: Registration opens. Networking hour begins. Women-Owned Business Market opens.
9 a.m.: Breakfast begins
9:30 a.m.: Program begins
11 a.m.: Program concludes. Book signing with Jacqueline Woodson begins (optional).
11:30 a.m.: Event concludes

Keynote Speaker

Jacqueline Woodson

New York Times bestseller, known for her award-winning memoir "Brown Girl Dreaming" and New York Times bestselling children's books "The Day You Begin" and "The Year We Learned to Fly". 

Interested in donating to further support this event? Click the button below!

Women of Influence sponsor list

Events Accommodation and Inclusion

United Way for Southeastern Michigan welcomes all people to our events and services. As such, United Way is dedicated to making our events an accessible and inclusive experience.

If you need accommodation (e.g., wheelchair access, closed caption videos, ASL Interpreter) to fully participate in our event please send an email to WomenUnited@LiveUnitedSEM.org and we will get back with you to discuss your needs.