ANNOUNCING: Countdown to Congress!

Posted on May 25, 2013 by youngbpwi in BPW International

We are now one year away from our next International Congress, to be held May 23-27, 2014, on beautiful Jeju Island, KOREA! BPW Korea and BPW International are diligently working together on Congress preparations, with a goal of making this Congress the experience of a lifetime!

Save the Date: May 25th!

On May 25, 2013, three events will simultaneously occur: (1) The new congress website <> will open; (2) The new Congress Ambassadors taskforce will be deployed; and, (3) President Freda will return to Korea, this time as a headline speaker in the prestigious annual international event: Jeju Forum for Peace and Prosperity! Her topic: “21st Century: ‘Asian Century’, ‘Women’s Century’ – Achieving Full Economic Potential Through Gender Equality.”

During this event, President Freda will also announce an exciting new BPW International initiative in partnership with UN Global Compact, International Organisation of Employers, and their Korean counterparts: “Korea in Action: YES for WEPs!

Throughout President Freda’s 10-day whirlwind of events in Korea, we will continuously post news items, photos and video clips to the new Congress website! Join us there, and watch it all unfold, as we begin our countdown to the 28th BPW International Congress!

Anne Hilty

BPW International Congress Coordinator


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