Forté Forums are designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level.
A free event unlike any other, the San Francisco Forum will empower you with information about an MBA’s value, leading business schools, and financing your degree. You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe— all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark.
6:00-8:15 pm Registration & School Fair
Connect with admissions members from top U.S. and international business schools
Learn about the admissions process
Find the school that’s right for you
Networking reception with light refreshments
7:00-8:00 pm MBA Alumnae Panel
Hear advice and stories from MBA women in various industries and career stages about how they chose a career, what motivated them to pursue an MBA, and the successes and challenges they’ve faced.
8:15-9:00 pm Admissions Panel
Seasoned MBA Admissions professionals discuss admissions requirements, researching schools, the application process, and financing your MBA. Schools presenting will vary by location.
We encourage you to attend some or all of the sessions. Feel free to come and go as necessary.
Meet with Forté Sponsor Schools and Exhibitors
Forté Forums are your best chance to meet with admissions reps from the world’s best business schools.
Arizona State University (W.P. Carey School of Business) • Babson College (F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business) • Brandeis University (Heller School for Social Policy and Management) • Brigham Young University (Marriott School of Management) • Carnegie Mellon University (Tepper School of Business) • Columbia Business School • Cornell University (Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management) • Dartmouth College (Tuck School of Business) • Duke University (Fuqua School of Business) • Emory University (Goizueta Business School) • Georgetown University (McDonough School of Business) • Georgia Tech (Scheller College of Business) • Harvard Business School • HEC-Paris • Hult International Business School • IE Business School • IESE Business School • Indiana University (Kelley School of Business) • INSEAD • London Business School • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT Sloan School of Management) • Michigan State University (Broad College of Business) • Mills College (Lorry I. Lokey School of Business and Public Policy) • New York University (Stern School of Business) • Northwestern University (Kellogg School of Management) • Ohio State University (Fisher College of Business) • Pennsylvania State University (Smeal College of Business) • Pepperdine University (Graziadio School of Business and Management) • Portland State University • Rice University (Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business) • San Francisco State University • Santa Clara University • Southern Methodist University (Cox School of Business) • University of California - Berkeley (Haas School of Business) • University of California - Irvine • University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA Anderson School of Management) • University of California - San Diego (Rady School of Management) • University of Chicago (Booth School of Business) • University of Colorado - Boulder • University of Maryland (Smith School of Business) • University of Michigan (Ross School of Business) • University of Minnesota (Carlson School of Management) • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Kenan-Flagler Business School) • University of Notre Dame (Mendoza College of Business) • University of Oregon (Lundquist College of Business) • University of Oxford (Saïd Business School) • University of Pennsylvania (Wharton School) • University of San Francisco • University of Southern California (Marshall School of Business) • University of Texas at Austin (McCombs School of Business) • University of Toronto (Rotman School of Management) • University of Utah • University of Virginia (Darden School of Business) • University of Washington (Foster School of Business) • Vanderbilt University (Owen Graduate School of Management) • Washington University in St. Louis (Olin Business School) • Yale School of Management
Forté Forum Sponsors