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2023 WLC Conference: Des Moines

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Oct. 18-19, 2023 | Iowa Events Center | Des Moines, Iowa

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Women Lead Change is committed to bringing all women leaders to our events, with an attendee makeup that reflects the communities in which the conferences are hosted. The Women Lead Change: Des Moines Conference is Oct. 18-19, 2023 at the Iowa Events Center. 

Targeted-small business owners are able to apply for the chance to attend the conference free of charge. This opportunity is intended to create a broader audience at Women Lead Change events in order to learn from each other. Diversity of thought fosters learning and insightful conversation. 

Each scholarship awarded is valid for one (1) conference registration for your company, along with exclusive invitations to conference events. 

Applications are now closed.

This Scholarship Opportunity is presented by Women Lead Change. 

We'd be thrilled to visit with you about sponsorship opportunities at the Des Moines Conference. Benefits include brand exposure to 1,000+ conference attendees, complimentary registrations, and much more.

Contact Bobbi Segura at to learn more about sponsorship opportunities and benefits. 

Why support WLC?

Do you want to be a keynote speaker? Are you looking for a place to start and hone your craft? Women Lead Change is offering this unique opportunity to 6 different speakers on varying topics to host a 20-minute breakout presentation at the 2023 Women Lead Change Conference: Des Moines, on Oct. 18-19. 

Conference attendees and a judging panel will vote on your presentation quality, content, and presence. The winner will earn a slot at a future Women Lead Change Conference.

Applications are now closed.

Please contact Bobbi Segura with any questions.

  • Corporate exhibitor: $550/booth

  • Non-Profit exhibitor: $250/booth

  • Targeted Small Business exhibitor: $250/booth
    Must be a certified Targeted Small Business (TSB). This Iowa program is designed to help women, individuals with minority status, service-connected disabled veterans and individuals with disabilities overcome some of the hurdles to start or grow a small business. 
  • Registration is now closed.

See the marketplace experience

We hope you will take advantage of this unique opportunity to market to women.

Exhibiting at Women Lead Change is:

  • a great way to showcase women-centric companies and organizations
  • a great way for attendees to learn about companies and nonprofit organizations that market to and provide services to women

Women Lead Change reserves the right to select exhibitors based on interest and content for our conference participants. An exhibitor is not guaranteed a spot at the conference until receiving confirmation from Women Lead Change.

Exhibitors do not have access to conference sessions. 

  • Michaela Anania, F&G
  • Brielle Beck, Grinnell Mutual
  • Meredith Gallivan, Holmes Murphy
  • Angela Jiskoot, F&G
  • Anne Kremer, Carnegie
  • Tanya Ruden, F&G
  • Katie Rynard, F&G
  • Kristin Tague, Pella
  • Jenna Williams, F&G

2023 WLC Conference: Des Moines

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