WiM Signature Events



Attracting hundreds of manufacturing professionals from around the country, the WiM SUMMIT is the only national conference of its kind. This three-day networking and educational event features manufacturing plant tours, keynote presentations, roundtable discussions, breakout sessions, and social events to expand participants’ networks.


The WiM Summer Leadership Conference (SLC) is an exclusive, thought-leadership event for WiM's National Board of Directors and members of the Corporate Partnership Council. Corporate members are able to send two representatives from their organization at no cost.



The sister program of the WiA Northern Conference, the WiA Southern Conference is a full-day event which features presentations from pioneers in the automotive industry and numerous networking opportunities.

The Coalition for Women in Industry is an annual meeting of association executives and industry leaders dedicated to addressing the need to attract, retain, and advance women in industry.





WiM’s CEOs, Presidents, and Senior Executives Networking Group gives executive manufacturing professionals the opportunity to participate in a year-round, intimate forum to exchange ideas and best practices with peers from around the country, including at two in-person, annual meetings.



A must-attend program for women in the automotive sector, this full-day conference offers many opportunities for participants to learn about the latest industry trends and forecasts, while also having a chance to network with peers.