Events

Meet the 6 Innovation Spotlight Finalists from this Week’s Fertility Innovation Summit

Women’s health today is under-served from innovation and clinical science standpoints with outdated practices and lack of much-needed attention from key players including investors and insurers. It is imperative to develop the eco-system, shift mindsets and embrace a holistic, women-centered approach. Today’s Fertility Innovation Summit is the second installment of Women’s Health Innovation Summit’s Women’s Health Innovation Series, which runs throughout 2021. Reproductive-health-supporting technologies and research advances…

FemTech Summit: FemTech Focus is Celebrating Its 100th Podcast Episode

About a year ago FemTech Focus launched their signature podcast and has since released 100 episodes portraying leaders from all across the women’s health innovation ecosystem. Guests have included founders, investors, researchers and many others who are united in their determination to make a difference in women’s health. To celebrate the 100th episode FemTech Focus is now organizing FemTech Summit, a 2-day…

Event: Fertility Innovation Summit on April 20

In 2021 the team behind Women’s Health Innovation Summit is organizing a series of events leading up to its signature event in the fall. The second event in this series, the Fertility Innovation Summit will take place virtually on April 20, 2021. Women’s health today is under-served from innovation and clinical science standpoints with outdated practices and lack of much-needed attention from key players (incl.…

Glass Ceiling Day: Elvie Partners with Meena Harris and HeyMama to Break Barriers for Women

Elvie, the female-led FemTech innovator of the world’s first silent wearable breast pump, will host “Glass Ceiling Day,” a virtual event to inspire conversation and awareness around the critical issues impacting women across the world today. The event, in collaboration with HeyMama, the social platform for working mothers, will take place on February 23 and feature discussion between distinguished women’s advocates Tania Boler,…

Event: FemTech Collective’s FemTech Innovation Summit + Free Ticket Give Away

FemTech Collective is starting into this new year with lots of new energy and new projects and has recently announced a new event series: The FemTech Innovation Summit. The first event in the series is taking place on March 5, just before International Women’s Day, and celebrates gender equality while equipping participants with practical takeaways to progress their professional skillsets in the…

London Business School’s Hackathon “HackLBS” Adds a Track Dedicated to Femtech & Women Empowerment

Applications for HackLBS 2021 a hackathon organized by London Business School are now open. HackLBS is a weekend-long event where people come together to create anything at all. The most common hacks are such software products as mobile apps or websites, however, some also build physical hacks – machines, tools etc.  This year HackLBS is organizing a track dedicated to “Women Empowerment”. The…

Event: Female Founders’ Conference “Lead Today. Shape Tomorrow.” + Free Ticket Give Away

Will the next unicorn be built by an all male team…again? The Female Founders team thinks it’s time for change! Tech and innovation has been a space dominated by men for too long and now is the time to finally bring more women into our ecosystem and enable them to build category-defining companies. Known for its accelerator program targeted at female founders,…

Event: Contraception Innovation Summit + Free Ticket Give Away

In 2021 the team behind Women’s Health Innovation Summit is organizing a series of events leading up to its signature event in the fall. The first of these events, the Contraception Innovation Summit will take place virtually on February 23, 2021 and we are excited to be giving away one ticket to a member of the Femtech Insider Community. Innovation in the contraception industry…