- About Us
As an Executive Women’s Forum member you get exclusive access to a comprehensive portfolio of career and business-building resources, including events, education, research, best practices, networking tools and more. The EWF provides initiatives and events for women at every stage of their career.
Build Trust-Based Relationships
Making new business contacts and connecting with colleagues is one of the greatest benefits of the EWF membership. Whether you connect in person or virtually through EWF CONNECT, the EWF gives you the opportunity to develop relationships across industries and across the globe.
Private Social Network
EWF members have access to thier own private EWF social network. Members may communicate with each other through live one-on-one chat or dedicated EWF mailboxes.
EWF members have access to a host of powerful professional collaboration tools, including online connections, member walls, photo and file sharing, personal websites and personal blogs. EWF Connect allows you to control how much information you share and lets you link all your social networking sites together.
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EWF members have access to a host of powerful professional collaboration tools, including online connections, member walls, photo and file sharing, personal websites and personal blogs. EWF Connect allows you to control how much information you share and lets you link all your social networking sites together
Access Leadership Opportunities
Serve on an EWF committee or as an EWF Champion to raise your profile inside and outside your company; develop career skills, access and exposure while working side-by-side with leading Information Security, IT Risk Management and Privacy executives; create enduring relationships as you help shape the future of our industry.
Mentoring or being mentored is one of the best ways to advance your career. As a member you’ll have an opportunity to develop valuable peer and mentoring relationships independently and exclusively through our LIFT - peer and mentoring program.
The EWF is committed to developing and empowering women in all aspects of their lives. To this extent we created the Leadership Journey, a comprehensive virtual leadership program where small groups of women are guided through an inside out approach to leadership facilitated by a master executive coach.
Access to Subject Matter Experts & Thought Leadership
Our members, some of the industry’s most respected and sought after experts, openly share critical and relevant knowledge on issues that impact every organization. The EWF provides a trusted and safe venue where industry leaders are comfortable in sharing their best practices and ideas in all aspects of the fields of Information Security, Risk Management, Privacy, Governance, Information Technology and Compliance.
A View From the Top Series
"C” level insights to challenges, solutions and innovative ideas. A members-only webinar series allowing our members to learn from the most senior level male and female industry leaders. The webinar series aims to provide insights and training to prepare women executives for senior management roles. Eligible for CPE credits.
Industry Best Practices
The EWF is a leading clearinghouse for new industry ideas developed and presented at our national conferences and events. Best practices for information security, IT risk management and privacy-- practiced by our sponsoring companies and discussed at our national conference -- are made available to members in special a designated conference presentation archive.
Voice Privacy Alliance
The alliance endeavors to provide industry with usable security and privacy guidance for voice enabled technology. As we move away from the keyboard as a primary input device to using our voice, anticipating security and privacy issues ahead of time will save time & money, stimulate innovation and benefit all of us. It will take thought leadership to weigh the risks and opportunities in this space.
The Subject Matter Experts Blog
A member-only blog offering original content from industry experts on a wide range of business and technical topics.
Members have 24/7 access to past EWF event and conference presentations and webinar recordings as well as white papers, case studies and industry-specific documentation provided by EWF Corporate Benefactors.
The Executive Women’s Forum holds an annual national conference exclusively for members and non-members who meet our strict eligibility requirements. The conference offers world-class speakers, presentations and panel discussions by industry leaders, workshops led by top experts and unparalleled networking opportunities. Eligible for CPE credits.
Each year EWF members and prospects learn and network at half-day regional meetings located throughout the United States. Regional Meetings hosted by our Corporate Benefactors and Sponsors offer convenient venues for team members to interact and learn from local industry executives. Eligible for CPE credits.
Industry Meet & Greet Networking Events
The EWF hosts and sponsors Meet & Greet Networking Events at numerous other industry conferences such as Black Hat USA and RSA Conference providing members with organized access to other women professionals in attendance.
Cheer Networking Dinners
The EWF facilitates informal networking dinners across the United States to promote networking and collaboration. EWF members designated as Cheer hostesses organize dinner venues and invite peers and prospective members.