2017 GLOBAL SUMMIT OF WOMEN
May 11-13, 2017 • Tokyo, Japan
“Beyond Womenomics: Accelerating Access”
Join 1,000 women leaders in business and government from
around the globe at the leading forum for women
impacting the global economy since 1990.
WELCOME TO JAPAN!
The world’s third largest economy, Japan boasts a highly attractive business environment which benefits from social and political stability
The gateway to the Asia-Pacific region, Japan is a leader in automobile manufacturing, the electronic goods industry, and thrives as a technological innovator and trend-setter
Committed to increasing the role of women in leadership positions, the government has set the goal of women holding at least 30% of senior positions in all parts of society by 2020. Tokyo is currently being led by Governor Yuriko Koike, the first woman to hold the office.
Governor of Tokyo, Hon. Yuriko Koike
Tokyo, the world’s largest metropolitan economy and home to 14 million people, serves as a hub for Japan’s finance transportation, publishing, electronics and broadcasting industries and is home to 51 Fortune Global 500 companies, more than double any other city in the world.
Known as the “thousand year capital”, Kyoto, Japan was the imperial
capital of Japan for over one thousand years.
Visions of Tokyo:
Top Left- Rainbow Bridge; Bottom Left- Meiji Jingu Shrine
Right- Tokyo Tower with Cherry Blossoms
Ginza Shopping District
Japanese delegates invite Summit participants to Tokyo during the
2016 Global Summit of Women in Warsaw, Poland.
2016 Global Summit of Women in Warsaw
Click on the photo above to access 2016 Summit Photos
WHAT THE SUMMIT OFFERS
Inspirational role models from every continent among our impressive roster of over 80 presenters
Ample networking opportunities at breakfasts, lunches, and receptions throughout the event
Information on doing business with Japan and Asia
Insight into women driving business growth as consumers and business leaders
Numerous sessions to help ‘grow’ your leadership skills, your business, and your network… and more!