Please join us for the Seventh Annual Harvard Women’s Law Association Conference, "19:%: When Will Women Have the Floor?,” taking place at Harvard Law School on Friday, February 8th, in Wasserstein Hall, Milstein East. We have gathered women from all over the world, from the first female presidential contender in Afghanistan to the general counsel of the Romney presidential campaign and the president of EMILY’s List, to share their insights and experiences. The conference will consist of four panels, a luncheon, and a keynote address. Register at tinyurl.com/19percent.
Highlights from the conference will include:
A keynote address by Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY’s List, an organization that played a key role in ensuring that the number of winning female candidates broke records this election cycle.
Fawzia Koofi, Afghan parliamentarian, women’s rights advocate, and 2014 presidential candidate.
Cathy Allen, President of The Connections Group and a political trainer and consultant who has advised over 500 campaigns, both domestically and abroad.
Susan Markham, Director of Women’s Political Participation at the National Democratic Institute.
Katie Biber Chen, General Counsel of the 2012 Romney presidential campaign.
Karen Dunn, former White House Associate Counsel, debate preparation aid for President Obama, and Communications Director for Senator Hillary Clinton.
Cynthia Bauerly, Commissioner of the Federal Election Commission and former Legislative Director for Senator Schumer of New York.
Bay Buchanan, the first female Treasurer of the United States and conservative political commentator.