OCTOBER 19-21, 2020
THE RESORT AT PELICAN HILL
NEWPORT BEACH, CALIFORNIA

Join us for the annual espnW: Women +
Sports Summit, a two-day event that brings
together leading voices and industry
influencers to create change and
opportunity for women in sports.
Learn more

MEET FELLOW
INNOVATORS
AND INFLUENCERS
2019 SPEAKERS
PAST PARTICIPANTS
Cindy Whitehead
Founder
"Girl is NOT a 4 Letter Word"
Liza Donnelly
The New Yorker
Kendall Coyne Schofield
Professional hockey player, Olympic gold medalist
Azzi Fudd
St. John's College HS
Jena Janovy
ESPN
Elie Donahue
Vice President, Marketing
Rothy's
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce
Olympic Gold Medalist
Katelyn Ohashi
Former gymnast, NCAA Champion
Jimmy Pitaro
President, ESPN & Co-Chair, Disney Media Networks
Susan Braun
CEO
The V Foundation for Cancer Research
Laura Tierney
Founder and CEO
The Social Institute
Richard Lapchick
Eminent Scholar, Endowed Chair & Director
The DeVos Sport Business Management Program, UCF
Katie Barnes
espnW
Nneka Ogwumike
WNBA Champion and All-Star, President, WNBA Players Association
Sarah Spain
espnW columnist, ESPN reporter and Radio host
Senator Nancy Skinner
State Sen. Nancy Skinner, D-Berkeley
Jessica Mendoza
ESPN MLB analyst, NY Mets Baseball Operations Advisor & Olympic gold medalist
Julie Eddleman
Global Client Partner
Google
Shari Van Cleave
Head of Wells Fargo Digital Labs
Wells Fargo
Sharon Matthews
ESPN's The Undefeated
Michelle Carter
Olympic gold medalist, shot put
Casey Wasserman
Chairman & CEO
Wasserman
Alison Overholt
Vice President, Storytelling & Special Projects
ESPN
Katrin Tanja Davidsdottir
CrossFit Games Women's Champion 2015 & 2016
Christy Hedgpeth
Chief Operating Officer
WNBA
Valorie Kondos Field
Former UCLA gymnastics coach, 7-time NCAA Champion
Maria Taylor
College Sports Analyst & Reporter
ESPN & SEC Network
Jill Abbott
Head of Consumer and Athlete Engagement
Gatorade
Lis Moss
CAA Sports
Ella Mai
Singer-songwriter
Hailie Deegan
Professional NASCAR driver
Monique Jackson
Toyota
Liz Cambage
WNBA All-Star and Single-Game Scoring Record Holder
Andy Schwarz
Chief Innovation Officer & Co-Founder
Historical Basketball League
John Langel
Attorney, Ballard Spahr
Representing U.S. Women's Hockey team
Laura Gentile
Senior Vice President, Marketing
ESPN