WIN Summit Announces Academic Partnership with Columbia University

New York, NY- WIN Summit is pleased to announce that Columbia University’s School of Professional Studies (SPS), has joined as the academic partner for WIN Summit. Columbia University has a renowned master’s program in negotiation and conflict resolution. WIN Summit will be fortunate to host esteemed Columbia University instructors, and faculty at the event.

Columbia University is at the forefront of negotiation education and is committed to helping advance diversity in the workplace. The WIN Summit is the confluence of these two fields, helping women improve their negotiation skills which prepares them for the highest levels of corporate leadership. The balance of academics and business leaders bring different elements of understanding and experience to the conference and grants a broader, and deeper, learning experience. We are tremendously proud to be the Academic Partner for the WIN Summit.”- Erik Nelson, Associate Dean Academic Affairs

WIN Summit 2018 will take place on May 2, at the New York Athletic Club. This year’s format includes three (3) keynote presentations, six (6) breakout sessions, and twelve (12) experiential workshops, delivered by top academics and iconic leaders of industry, a day-long one on one coaching corner and many networking opportunities. New to this year’s program are industry-specific tracks curated for women in the industries of law, finance, and insurance. Most sessions are CLE accredited.

It is our greatest pleasure to have partnered with Columbia University. The conference is designed to challenge conventional thinking and advance new models of identity in order to reimagine traditional corporate environments and make vital opportunities more accessible to today’s professional women. The partnership with Columbia University will allow WIN Summit to bring in world renowned instructors, and cutting-edge research to the conference, greatly benefiting our attendees” – Jack Simony, Chairman of The Negotiation Institute

Founded by The Negotiation Institute, WIN Summit is a powerful, educational, professional development conference tailored to the advancement of professional women through negotiation skills. WIN Summit brings together leaders from both industry and academia, to provide attendees with today’s most advanced tools, strategies, and techniques in negotiation. Previous speakers have included former Secretary of the Air Force, Deborah Lee James, Executive Director of the National Basketball Player’s Association, Michele A. Roberts, former Chairman of Hearst Magazine, Cathie Black, and President of American Federation of Teachers, AFL-CIO, Randi Weingarten.

Information regarding the agenda, registration, group discounts, or sponsorship opportunities is available at http://www.winsummit.com or by contacting: Cindy Wiesel at cindy@winsummit.com 212-796-5600. For highlights of previous WIN Summit events please watch: WIN Summit Highlight Reel