Join us for career and life advice from powerhouse leaders, then choose one of the interactive experiences around NYC. Plus, get our Glamour gift bag.
Stuckey Kirk is Chief Corporate Social Responsibility Officer overseeing strategic direction for Verizon’s social impact marketing.
An updated snapshot of what you’ll see, hear, and do at the 2019 Glamour Women of the Year Summit. Please note that programming is subject to change.
Nasim Pedrad, Comedian, Actor, and Creator of Chad
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Registration and breakfast
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
#MeToo…Two Years Later
Three different forces on the front lines of the women’s movement discuss the triumphs, the setbacks, and what happens next.
Carrie Goldberg, Attorney and Author of Nobody’s Victim
Tanya Selvaratnam, Filmmaker and Author of Assume Nothing
Megan Twohey, Investigative Reporter and Coauthor of She Said
Moderated by: Zain Asher, CNN International Anchor
We Are All Leading Ladies
Join some of the most impressive young actors in film and TV who, just by virtue of being themselves, have changed the landscape for leading ladies everywhere.
Britney Young, Actor, GLOW
Beanie Feldstein, Actor, How to Build a Girl
Mj Rodriguez, Actor, Pose
Moderated by: Estelle Tang, Senior Culture Editor, Vogue.com
Repeat After Me: Embrace Your Ambition
A seminar on cultivating success, banishing that negative voice in your head, and staying calm in the face of adversity.
Halima Aden, Model and UNICEF Ambassador
Tory Burch, Executive Chairman and Chief Creative Officer, Tory Burch LLC
Moderated by: Samantha Barry, Editor in Chief, Glamour
This Is Your Brain on Science (presented by aerie)
Two young trailblazers in STEM on the power—and promise—of young female scientists.
Introduction by: Iskra Lawrence, AerieREAL Role Model
Kavya Kopparapu, 2019 Glamour College Woman of the Year
Yana Loginskaya, HE3AT High School Program Student and Future Environmentalist
Moderated by: Samantha Leach, Associate Culture Editor, Glamour
Go Big: “I Listened to My Inner Asshole”
Stassi Schroeder, Author and Star of Vanderpump Rules
How to Write Your Own Life
Two legends convene for a master class in being the author of your own narrative.
E. Jean Carroll, Columnist and Author of What Do We Need Men For?
Judith Light, Tony- and Emmy-Winning Actor, Transparent, The Politician
12:15 PM – 1:00 PM
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Way More Than Funny
Some of today’s funniest and most in-demand women explore how doing more, not less, can make all the difference.
Ilana Glazer, Actor, Writer, and Cofounder of Generator Collective
Jameela Jamil, Actor and Founder of I Weigh
Moderated by: Justine Harman, Special Projects, Glamour
Go Big: “I Chose Surrogacy”
Michelle Buteau, Comedian, Podcaster, and Actor, Always Be My Maybe
My Best Friend, My Best Self
The two best friends host a no-holds-barred, honest conversation about mental health, late-in-life friendship, and honesty.
Jen Gotch, Founder and Chief Creative Officer, ban.do
Busy Philipps, Author, Actor, and Activist
Plus: Megan Phelps-Roper, Author of Unfollow: A Memoir of Loving and Leaving the Westboro Baptist Church; Michelle Kennedy, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Peanut; Rose Stuckey Kirk, Chief Corporate Social Responsibility Officer, Verizon; Nisha Dua, General Partner and Cofounder, BBG Ventures; and more!
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Relationship building at Alice Tully Hall
3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Reserve your spot in one of the must-attend experiences taking place around NYC, led by some of our favorite female authors, actors and experts. Choose from six exclusive and immersive events below.
Joanna Vargas: Master Skin Care Class
Joanna Vargas Day Spa, 501 5th Avenue, 3rd Floor
Discover the best skin care secrets from celebrity facialist and skin guru Joanna Vargas. Known for her exquisite treatments and rejuvenating plant-based skin care, Joanna has developed signature techniques and coveted products that have blessed the faces of Sofia Coppola, Naomi Watts, Eva Mendes, Elisabeth Moss, and Julianne Moore, to name a few. Through a step-by-step tutorial, attendees will learn Joanna’s signature techniques and tricks to radiant and glowing skin.
Tomi Adeyemi and Mattie Kahn: Book Club
Meet on Broadway, 1700 Broadway New York, NY 10019
Celebrated New York Times best-selling author Tomi Adeyemi joins Glamour’s senior editor Mattie Kahn for an electrifying discussion about her award-winning phenomenon, Children of Blood and Bone—a tale of revolution, power, friendship, and love rooted in West African heritage. Adeyemi’s sprawling fantasy conjures a world of magic and danger while exploring real-world topics such as race and authority. Each attendee will go home with a signed copy of this captivating story.
Erin and Sara Foster: Being Authentic on Social Media
Meet on Broadway, 1700 Broadway New York, NY 10019
Sisters Sara and Erin Foster know a thing or two about being in the spotlight. From creating and starring in their own TV show to being heads of creative at Bumble, this dynamic duo has always been focused on keeping it real, especially when it comes to their social media. In a fun and lively discussion, Sara and Erin will talk about the importance of making social media a more authentic place and how to go about doing so—even if that means making fun of themselves.
Veronica Beard: Power Styling With Co-designers Veronica Miele Beard and Veronica Swanson Beard
Veronica Beard, 988 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10075
If we all had our own stylist, getting dressed would be easy. But let’s be honest—this is real life. Join sisters-in-law Veronica Miele Beard and Veronica Swanson Beard in a hands-on how-to session on dressing up in a dressed-down world, from sizes 00 through 24. They’ll share their game-changing style and beauty tips—everything you need to walk into a room and own it, whether you’re scoring a job interview, landing a business deal, or enjoying a girl’s night out.
Chef Ashton Keefe: Eat Good to Feel Good
Chef’s Dinner Table, 132 Mulberry Street, No. 502 New York, NY 10013
Join chef and culinary stylist Ashton Keefe as she teaches women to view cooking as the ultimate form of self-care through recipes and techniques that leave guests feeling satisfied and accomplished. This experience will showcase her personality and overarching mission—that cooking and creating food is an act of love and opportunity for beauty. It’s an act designed, in her belief, to make one feel happy, whole, and healed.
Fitness Mashup With obé Fitness
JW Marriott Essex House 160 Central Park South New York, NY 10019
Tone, lengthen, and sculpt your body with creative exercise sequencing created exclusively by obé Fitness. Discover the latest fitness craze, obé fitness—a New York City–based fitness program that offers unlimited monthly access to 2,500-plus live and on-demand fitness classes. Break out your best workout gear, skip the Spin class, and join obé instructors Madelaine O. and Tiffani R for a specially curated workout. You will go All In, Full Out and meet your newest sweat mate.
Shake It Like Tina Turner
Broadway Dance Center, 37 West 65th Street
This fall Tina Turner’s iconic songs and dance moves will come to life on the Broadway in Tina: The Tina Turner Musical. In a once-in-a-lifetime experience, attendees will join the choreography team and learn to dance like Tina with an original piece from the show. Tony Award nominee Adrienne Warren, who will reprise her critically lauded West End portrayal of Tina Turner on Broadway, will make a special appearance at this foot-tapping, shoulder-rolling experience.
Full day of career and life advice from powerhouse leaders, an interactive experience of your choice. Plus, get your Glamour Women of the Year gift bag.
An evening to celebrate the 2019 honorees: cocktails and ceremony. Dress code: black tie. Plus, get your VIP gift bag.
Two-day pass to all Women of the Year 2019 events.