Posted: Mar 12, 2013 7:07 AM by Kristen Holloway
Updated: Mar 12, 2013 7:12 AM
Today is the annual women's conference, women from all over Acadiana will gather for this years conference.
The theme for this year's event is "Women Inspiring Innovation Through Imagination"
The conference is now in its 6th year. During this event, women will be at the Cajundome Convention center learning alternate approaches to educate and empower themselves.
Also a powerhouse of presenters including keynote speaker U.S.District Judge Nanette Brown will discuss topics ranging from: Safety, teaching women how to escape and survive during an attack. Cooking, how to get creative in the kitchen. Also fashion, beauty, health and women entrepreneurship
"We just want to make sure that we have topics that hit a lot of different women and that are relevant to many women such as college students, emerging professionals as well as relevant to women who are retired," said SLCC Public Relations Specialist Lana Fontenot.
If you would like to attend the conference, go to http://www.southlouisiana.edu/womensconference or you can register on-site. It's a $60 fee but registration does includes breakfast and lunch for participants.
The event kicks off at 8a.m. and goes until 3:30p.m. at the Cajundome Convention Center.