Breaking Down Barriers Honoring and Promoting Women in Public Service
This year’s conference theme is “People, Purpose & Passion: Partners in Progress.” When passion and purpose align with people who share your vision, you can achieve anything! That’s the empowering message we hope to deliver to conference attendees through a series of regular and mini sessions, and keynotes. As champions of continuous learning and improvement, WIPS Committee members have sought to select premium educational opportunities each year.
Learn about the challenges faced by women in the workforce, and their real world solutions
Strengthen your leadership skills
Expand your network of professional women
Share your inspiration
Champion "change" on behalf of women
Who Should Attend
Public service personnel at all levels and from all departments — fire & rescue, law enforcement, administrative, civilian, and uniformed men and women.
Learn about the challenges faced, in particular by women in the workforce, and their real world solutions.
Why Should Men Attend
Getting a better understanding of the challenges faced by your female employees, co-workers, and colleagues can improve your work relationships and interactions. The conference has traditionally been well-supported by men from all areas of public service, and we hope that you will choose to join us this year.