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Global Ties KC: Diplomacy Begins Here Summit

We hope you take this unique opportunity and join us to learn more about women’s empowerment in today’s global context. Together, we can foster connections and growth in the International Exchange community and celebrate the critical role that public and citizen diplomacy programs play in building a more peaceful and prosperous world.

We will spend the day exploring how social progress and women’s empowerment at a local level has ripple effects throughout the globe. Through conversations and training sessions with internationally renowned speakers, innovators, and Department of State officers, we will shed light on the importance of promoting female leadership and connecting with entrepreneurs from across the world to build a prosperous world at home and abroad.

The Diplomacy Begins Here summit in Kansas City is designed to engage globally-minded people from diverse backgrounds to explore the innovations and impacts that stem from international relationships.

Attend and you will:

  • Learn about the importance of emerging female leaders
  • Explore the role of economic development and entrepreneurship in supporting women’s empowerment
  • Understand how promoting women’s leadership in the U.S. positively affects and empowers women across the globe 
Additional benefits of attending:
  • Engage with female CEOs, directors, executives and entrepreneurs in the Kansas City area
  • Celebrate the role that people to people exchange programs such as the International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) play in creating peace and prosperity around the world


Thursday, Jun 15 @ 8:15 am - 8:00 pm
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Price: $100.00
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Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
4801 Rockhill Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64110

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