ABC7 joins PBWC virtually at 31st annual conference

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ABC7 is proud to sponsor the 31st Annual Conference of the Professional BusinessWomen of California (PBWC), happening August 11 to 13. This year's theme is #ForGood.

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- ABC7 is proud to sponsor the 31st Annual Conference of the Professional BusinessWomen of California (PBWC), happening Tuesday through Thursday. This year's theme is #ForGood and features three incredible days of empowerment, skill-building and inspiration - in a fully virtual format.

Our own Dion Lim and Kumasi Aaron will MC the power-packed, three-day virtual experience, complete with over 60 speakers, more than 18 seminars, 6,000+ attendees and high-impact, real-time networking.

Registration for this event is closed but you can add yourself to the waitlist here.

RELATED: PBWC awards scholarships to 7 young women including 2 from Bay Area

Keynote speakers include author and humanitarian Dr. Tererai Trent, activist and Freeform actor/producer Yara Shahidi, Academy Award-winning actress Cate Blanchett, Girl Scouts CEO Sylvia Acevedo and many more. You can see the full lineup of speakers here.

ABC7 is a proud partner of PBWC. You can help young women leaders by supporting the PBWC academic scholarship program. Find out how to donate and get more information here.

VIDEO: ABC7 sits down with PBWC keynote speaker Dr. Tererai Trent

Dr. Tererai Trent speaks to ABC7's Kumasi Aaron on 'Midday Live' ahead of PBWC's virtual conference this year.

VIDEO: PBWC seminar speaker Stacey Delo discusses being a working mother during COVID-19, this year's virtual conference

PBWC seminar speaker and Apres CEO Stacey Delo discussed being a working mother amid the pandemic and her new book on ABC7's "Midday Live."

VIDEO: PBWC scholarship chair, past recipient discuss program as conference goes virtual

ABC7 talked to PBWC Scholarship Chair Shirley Gordon and former PBWC scholar Shelby O'Neil about what will look different for the scholarship program this year as the conference goes virtual.

VIDEO: PBWC President and Board Chair Dominica Anderson on what's different at this year's conference

Wondering how this year's PBWC will look as it goes virtual amid the coronavirus pandemic? PBWC President & Board Chair Dominica Anderson talked to us about the event on ABC7's "Midday Live."

PHOTOS: ABC7 at Professional BusinessWomen of California Conference in San Francisco 2019

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Congresswoman Jackie Speier presented Cheryl Jennings PBWC’s first Lifetime Achievement Award. Also pictured: Tom Cibrowski, ABC7 President & GM, Tracey Watkowski, ABC7 VP of News.
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