A favorite session since the first Symposium in 2013: A panel of top women in supply chain share the lessons of their leadership journeys and talk about leading into the future with impact.

Smart and Beautiful
For the accomplished women attending the Symposium, two special treats are in store: the chance to see and shop the Nina McLemore collection of "dress for success" professional attire on Days 1 and 2 and the Ulta Beauty Bar, with complimentary beauty services on Day 1.

2018 Research Results
Participants in the Symposium May 9-11 will be the first to learn results of the recently completed AWESOME / Gartner Women in Supply Chain Survey. One finding: Supply chain leaders are increasingly taking ownership of diversity initiatives within their organizations instead of relying on broad corporate efforts.

AWESOME and JDA Software leaders are collaborating on women's advancement... AWESOME's Executive Director Is featured on JDA's "Wednesdays for Women" blog...Two women’s leadership organizations who, like AWESOME, have decided now is the time to take action, are getting noticed by CBS and Forbes.

AWESOME and JDA in Orlando
2018 AWESOME Host Partner, JDA Software, is holding FOCUS 2018 in Orlando immediately preceding the AWESOME Symposium. Executive Director Heather Sheehan will appear on the FOCUS main stage on to talk about AWESOME, and JDA CEO Girish Rishi is featured in a video interview to open the Symposium, giving his thoughts on the importance of diversity and inclusion.

Learn Topiary & Garden Magic
Get a first-hand look at the iconic Disney characters that have been artistically captured in topiaries and enjoy an insider’s guided tour - complete with gardening secrets - of the famous Epcot Gardens. Sign up now for this Day 3 Disney experience because spots are limited.