Austin is a city full of successful women professionals, and one of the best ways to advance your career is to network with other businesswomen. This autumn is buzzing with exciting opportunities to get to know like-minded accomplished professional women. Attend these upcoming fall networking events for women professionals in the Austin area to connect with women in various professional industries.

WE17: The World’s Largest Conference for Women Engineers

  • October 26 – 28th

WE17 is sponsored by the Society of Women Engineers and the largest conference in the world for women in the engineering and tech sectors. Women of all ages and career stages come to this event to listen to groundbreaking presentations from women around the world. There are many opportunities to develop friendships and professional connections with other women, as well as to find career support and mentorship. If you’re looking for a job or internship, don’t miss the huge career fair.

Texas Women in Business: Coffee Connection

  • October 27th, November 3rd & November 17th

The Coffee Connection events are A great place for busy professional women to meet other women over a cup of coffee. Texas Women in Business hosts regular morning coffee gatherings in cafes around Austin to connect professional women to one another. The morning get-togethers are a relaxed and low key environment to network, share advice, referrals and get to know each other.

Women Helping Women 2 Network: Luncheon 

  • November 14th 

Women Helping Women 2 Network holds an empowering and supportive monthly networking luncheon for businesswomen in all sectors to build and deepen their relationships. Women are encouraged to bring business cards and get to know other each other to strengthen the community’s referral network. Every month there is a monthly drawing with an opportunity to enter and win products and services from women-owned businesses.

Women in Tech Dinner 

  • November 15th 

The Austin Technology Council is sponsoring a special evening that includes networking, industry discussion, and dinner at Z’Tejas for women who work in the technology sector. The evening starts off with networking over cocktails, segues into a professional panel discussion with an opportunity to ask questions, share experiences, and discuss ideas.

4th Annual Black Women in Business Extravaganza 

  • November 17th 

Women and men of all backgrounds are invited to attend this huge event (they’re expecting this year to the biggest yet) with a number of opportunities to meet and greet, network, and buy from black women-owned businesses. Events include a huge vendor exhibit where you can meet and learn about black women businesses throughout Texas and get an opportunity to network, listen to guest speakers and win prizes. Additional fun events to see here include a brunch and fashion show!

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