Another Entrepreneurship Project of the Whitman School of Management


"Don't you dare underestimate the power of your own instinct."
-Barbara Corcoran,
(2012 Keynote Speaker)

Join us for the event of the year!

What others dream about, WISE women do! In Central New York, as with the rest of the country, the economic climate is changing. Now more than ever, entrepreneurship provides a great opportunity to pursue your dreams while positively impacting the region's economy.

Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship (WISE 2010) enters its eighth year as the premier event for those considering starting a business as well as for start-up and growth business owners. The one-day symposium --- attended by nearly 1,000 women --- includes a wide variety of seminars and panel discussions offering practical advice; motivational speeches from successful women business owners of national and regional prominence; networking opportunities; business expo; and much more.

  • - Increased opportunities for networking with fellow delegates and exhibitors throughout the day
  • - Breakout sessions designed to address a variety of cutting-edge topics for not only entrepreneurs, but anyone in business!
  • - All-new program content and new topics covered in breakout sessions including:
    "Turning Your Favorite Pastime Into Your Future Fortune," "Secrets of Successful Women,"
    "Using Social Media and Guerrilla Marketing," "Jump into Entrepreneurship Feet First"

    and much more!
  • - A Business Expo where local companies can showcase their products an services

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Contact Us:

WISE Women's Business Center

The Tech Garden
235 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: 315-443-8693

Hours of Operation:
M-F 8:30am-5:30pm
Wednesday Evenings & Saturdays by appointment