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Jan 19, 2016, 12:03 ET Report: The Next Billion: Women & The Economy of the Future Conference Identifies Critical Role of Women to Business Profitability and Growth

While many discussions of issues facing women and girls focus on the social and health benefits of greater inclusiveness, relatively little time has...


Apr 23, 2015, 12:01 ET IFC Partners With The Next Billion: Women & the Economy of the Future Conference

Today the organizers of The Next Billion: Women and the Economy of the Future conference announced they have partnered with IFC, a member of the...


Apr 14, 2015, 12:01 ET The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Next Billion: Women & the Economy of the Future Conference to Shine Light on Role of Women in Business

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), through its Multilateral Investment Fund, has teamed up with the organizers of "The Next Billion: Women...


Apr 07, 2015, 06:01 ET The Next Billion: Women & The Economy of the Future Conference Announces Roster of Notable Speakers for May 7 Event

The organizers of "The Next Billion: Women & The Economy of the Future" today announced its lineup of speakers for the May 7 conference. Global...