It is our mission to promote women’s entrepreneurial development through alliances, partnerships and direct programming. Since 2000, our signature program has been our accelerator program.  We have also produced targeted education programs, entrepreneurial gatherings and caucuses, and presentation sessions with investors, corporate partners and industry sector experts.

Upcoming Events:

Dolphin Tank with K & L Gates

Date: February 11, 2016

Time: TBD

Location: Washington, DC


This Dolphin tank is sponsored by K & L Gates. Location and time TBD

HIMSS16 Annual Conference & Exhibition

Date: February 29, 2016

Location: San Francisco, California

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The 2016 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition, February 29 – March 4, 2016 in Las Vegas, brings together 40,000+ health IT professionals, clinicians, executives and vendors from around the world. Exceptional education, world-class speakers, cutting-edge health IT products and powerful networking are hallmarks of this industry-leading conference. More than 300 education programs feature keynotes, thought leader sessions, roundtable discussions and e-sessions, plus pre-conference symposia and workshops.

Our Accelerators are for women-led companies seeing institutional investments involve hundreds of innovators, investors, influencers and industry experts. Learn more
Current Accelerator Programs:

DOLPHIN TANK SESSIONS Helpful feedback-driven pitch sessions designed to provide entrepreneurs with actionable insights from knowledgeable people. Learn more
CAUCUS PROGRAMS Bi-Annual Event convening alumnae and advisors for practical discussions, tutorials and sharing of expertise relevant to growing businesses. Learn more
WINNERS’ CIRCLE AWARDS DINNERS Springboard’s Annual Celebration dinner takes place each October in NYC to recognize entrepreneurial women and the community that supports their ventures.
BUILD IT BIG Results-oriented, business development program for women-led businesses planning to expand their products and services.
EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS Seminars and Workshops that provide an intro to equity capital and strategies for building high-growth businesses.