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A Bolder Way Forward hosts, offers, partners, and collaborates on events across the state that are aligned with spoke, impact team, and county coalition efforts to help Utah women and girls thrive. If you are interested in partnering on future events, contact Susan Madsen (susan.madsen@usu.edu) or Brie Sparks (brie.sparks@usu.edu). 

Upcoming Events

SAFE Symposium: Update Breakfast
Saprea, Malouf Foundation, Prevent Child Abuse Utah (Child Sexual Abuse Spoke Partnership)
Apr. 10, 2024 | Saprea (Lehi, UT)
8:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Event Information & Registration

Financial Literacy – America Saves Week: my529 Introduction
my529 (Finance Spoke Partnership)
Apr. 10, 2024 | Virtual
10:00 AM – 10:20 AM
Event Registration

Beaver County Events
Beaver County Think Tank About Women and Girls | Apr. 15, 2024
BWF Beaver County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Apr. 15, 2024
To register email Deborah Lin (deborah.lin@usu.edu)

Garfield County Events
Garfield County Think Tank About Women and Girls | Apr. 16, 2024
BWF Garfield County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Apr. 16, 2024
To register email Deborah Lin (deborah.lin@usu.edu)

Wayne County Events
Wayne County Think Tank About Women and Girls | Apr. 16, 2024
BWF Wayne County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Apr. 16, 2024
To register email Deborah Lin (deborah.lin@usu.edu)

Sanpete County Events
Sanpete County Think Tank About Women and Girls | Apr. 17, 2024
BWF Sanpete County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Apr. 17, 2024
To register email Deborah Lin (deborah.lin@usu.edu)

SAAM Awards
UCASA (BWF Sexual Assault Spoke partnership)
Apr. 17, 2024 | Utah State Capitol – 2nd floor Boardroom (Salt Lake City, UT)
11:00 AM – Noon
Join us for the annual Sexual Assault Awareness Month Awards. This is an opportunity to recognize people who have improved victim services in Utah for sexual assault victims and who have gone above and beyond to improve our state.

Utahns’ Perceptions of the Challenges Facing Women and Girls
Utah Women & Leadership Project Forum
Apr. 18, 2024 | Virtual
12:00 PM – 1:15 PM
Event Registration

WTC Innovation Summit
Women’s Tech Council Event (STEM Fields Spoke Partnership)
Apr. 23, 2024 | Zions Technology Center (Midvale, UT)
9:00 AM – Noon
Event Information & Registration

Denim Day
UCASA (BWF Sexual Assault Spoke partnership)
Apr. 24, 2024 | Utah State Capitol - Rotunda (Salt Lake City, UT)
11:00 AM – Noon
Help raise awareness about the misconceptions surrounding sexual violence and advocate for a world free form victim blaming! Join us at the Utah Capitol Building and show your support for survivors of sexual assault by wearing denim on Denim Day.

Women and AI Symposium
Utah Valley University College of Engineering & Technology (CET) (BWF sponsorship)
May 7, 2024 | Utah Valley University (Orem, UT)
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Event Information & Registration

Gender Pay Gap: Legislative Working Group Meeting
BWF Gender Pay Gap Spoke
May 14, 2024 | Ken Garff University Club (University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT)
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Event Registration & Information

Juab County Events
Juab County Think Tank About Women and Girls | May 15, 2024
BWF Juab County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | May 15, 2024
To register email Deborah Lin (deborah.lin@usu.edu)

Millard County Events
Millard County Think Tank About Women and Girls | May 16, 2024
BWF Millard County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | May 16, 2024
To register email Deborah Lin (deborah.lin@usu.edu)

Piute County Events
Piute County Think Tank About Women and Girls | May 16, 2024
BWF Piute County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | May 16, 2024
To register email Deborah Lin (deborah.lin@usu.edu)

Kane County Events
Kane County Think Tank About Women and Girls |  May 17, 2024
BWF Kane County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | May 17, 2024
To register email Deborah Lin (deborah.lin@usu.edu)

A Bolder Way Forward 2nd Annual Summit
BWF Event 
Jun. 6, 2024 | Zions Technology Campus (Midvale, UT)
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Event Information & Registration

Building Together Advocacy & Self Determination Conference
Utah Developmental Disabilities Council (Disabilities Impact Team partner)
June 10 & 11, 2024 | Midvale, UT
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Event Registration & Information

 




Jamie Shaw Speaking at Event 

Past Events

You Got This! A Panel Discussion of Inspirational Women’s Success Stories
Emerald Hills Institute (in partnership with Tech Moms and BWF Workforce Development Spoke)
Mar. 30, 2024 | Salt Lake City Public Library – Main Branch (Salt Lake City, UT)
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Event Registration

Utah Women in Society – A Living Room Conversation
Partnered Event with Living Room Conversations
Mar. 21, 2024 | Online/Virtual
Event Information & Registration

She Can I Can Event
Utah Valley Women & Leadership Collaborative Event (BWF Utah County Coalition Partnership)
Mar. 20, 2024  | DoTERRA (Pleasant Grove, UT)
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Event Information & Registration

Childcare/Pre-K Spoke Launch Event
Childcare/Pre-K Programs Spoke
Mar. 20, 2024 | USU Salt Lake Center (Taylorsville, UT)
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Event Information & Registration

Sisters in Service: Honoring Utah’s Women Veterans

Utah Department of Veterans and Military Affairs Event (Veterans & Service Women Impact Team Partnership)
Mar. 15, 2024 | Utah State Capitol Rotunda (Salt Lake City, UT)
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Event Information

SheTech:  Explorer Day
Women Tech Council Event (STEM Fields Spoke Partnership)
Mar. 14, 2024 | Mountain America Expo Center (Sandy, UT)
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Event Information

Gender Pay Gap Spoke
(Partner: Comcast)
Mar. 12, 2024 | Silicon Slopes (Lehi, UT)
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Event Information

Salt Lake County Events
Salt Lake County Think Tank about Women and Girls | Feb. 29, 2024 
BWF Salt Lake County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Feb. 29, 2024 

Your Money, Your Goals with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
USU Extension Event (BWF Finance Spoke Partnership)
Feb. 27, 2024 | Salt Lake City, UT
Feb. 28, 2024 | St. George, UT

Utah Tech Week 
Tech-Moms (BWF Workforce Development Spoke Partnership) 
Jan. 22-27, 2024 | Utah

No HERo Without HER: Status of Women in Politics
BWF Political Representation, Boards and Commissions, & Civic Engagement/Advocacy Spoke (Partners: The Policy Project, Utah Tech Leads, Better Days, Utah Lieutenant Governor’s Office)  
Jan. 12, 2024 | Utah State Capitol (Salt Lake City, UT)


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Emery County Coalition Event
BWF Emery County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Nov. 3, 2023

Sevier County Event
BWF Sevier County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Oct. 30, 2023

Davis County Events
Think Tank about Women and Girls | Oct. 20, 2023
BWF Davis County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Nov. 21, 2023

Utah County Event
BWF Utah County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Oct. 6, 2023

Iron County Events
Think Tank about Women and Girls | Sep. 27, 2023
BWF Iron County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Nov. 28, 2023

Washington County Events
Washington County Think Tank about Women and Girls | Sep. 26, 2023
BWF Washington County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Nov. 20, 2023

Box Elder County Event
BWF Box Elder County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Sep. 25, 2023

A Bolder Way Forward for Utah
Women’s Leadership Forum Series
Sep. 20, 2023 | Online/Virtual
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Video Recording
Event Information

Weber County Event
BWF Weber County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Sep. 11, 2023

Cache County Event
BWF Cache County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Aug. 30, 2023

Tooele County Event
BWF Tooele County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Aug. 29, 2023

San Juan County Event
BWF San Juan County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Aug. 24, 2023

Carbon County Event
BWF Carbon County Coalition Executive Leadership Team Formation | Aug. 23, 2023

“A Bolder Way Forward” Launch Event
Jun. 9, 2023 | Zions Technology Campus
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Event Information