Women in Design

Below is 2018 info. 2019 is in development and will be added soon; please check back.

Thursday, November 29
8:30 am - 6:00 pm

“From the Ground Up: Grassroots Initiatives” will explore the genesis, execution, and growth of grassroots movements as they relate to the design community. Created to foster conversation and learning, this one-day symposium events include the WiD Keynote Breakfast and two 1.5 hour workshops on the topic of Grassroots Initiatives that will explore grassroots movements have increased as people seek to fill voids in social, policy, and implementation aspects of the built environment.

In addition to the five features listed above, the symposium registration package also includes expo hall admission on Wednesday and Thursday. 


How We Work

Curious about how your experience with office policies — issues like time off, flexibility, parental leave — compares with what’s being offered at firms around Boston?

The How We Work team has some answers. Stop by BSA Space @ ABX on November 28–29, 10:00–6:00 pm,  to learn more about our 2018 survey, view and discuss results, be a part of the next round of information building. Also, don’t miss a special conversation about the survey at the WiD Happy Hour on Thursday, November 29 at 5:00 pm. 

Women in Design Scholarships

WiD celebrates and encourages success and leadership for women in the design community. As such, we offer full-day scholarships for student and design professionals to attend the WiD Symposium. Scholarship recipients will be selected based on the essay application. 

For questions, contact widboston@gmail.com, subject line “WID ABX Scholarship.”

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