Newly installed president of the Business and Professional Women’s (BPW) Club of St. Kitts, Cheryleann Maynard Pemberton is expected to lead a delegation of BPW members to attend the National Federation of Business and Professional Women’s Clubs (NFBPWC) Biennial General Assembly and International Federation of Business and Professional Women’s – North American and Caribbean Regional Conference. The conference is scheduled to take place at the Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace, Orlando Florida from 20th through 22nd July 2018.
This Triennial conference is a networking, professional development and advocacy opportunity which includes participants from over eighteen (18) countries who will come together to partake and engage in the National and International initiatives, including the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The conference includes high level speakers, interactive working sessions, panel discussions and an evening networking gala.
General Assembly and Elections of the NFBPWC will also be held as part of the conference activities, and the presidents of the various chapters are also expected to present on the past three (3) years of activities and initiatives of their respective club.
The National Federation of Business and Professional Women’s Clubs of the United States of America is an affiliate of the International Federation of Business and Professional Women, which spans across five regions and over 110 countries of the world. Their mission is to develop the business, professional and leadership potential of women on all levels through education, advocacy, networking, mentoring, skill-‐ building and economic empowerment programs and projects.