The FORTUNE Most Powerful Women Summit will be held October 21-23, 2019, in Washington D.C. Click here to register.

Started as a list, FORTUNE MPW has evolved into the world’s most extraordinary leadership community, convening the preeminent women in business—along with select leaders in government, philanthropy, education and the arts—for wide-ranging conversations that inspire and deliver practical advice.

Early confirmed participants include Chairs and CEOs Sophie Bellon of Sodexo, Gail Boudreaux of Anthem, Robyn Denholm of Tesla, Beth Ford of Land O’ Lakes, Sarah Friar of Nextdoor, Michelle Gass of Kohl’s, Julia Hartz of Eventbrite, Marillyn Hewson of Lockheed Martin, Margaret Keane of Synchrony, Kathy Marinello of Hertz, Pat Russo of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Julie Sweet of Accenture North America, Jennifer Tejada of PagerDuty, Melanie Whelan of SoulCycle, and Zhang Xin of SOHO China. Also with us: Pinterest COO Francoise Brougher, JPMorgan Consumer Banking CEO Thasunda Brown Duckett, Ariel Investments President Mellody Hobson, Bank of America Vice Chair Anne Finucane, Airbnb COO Belinda Johnson, Caterpillar Group President Denise Johnson, Facebook App Head Fidji Simo, P&G North America President Carolyn Tastad, Shell U.S. President Gretchen Watkins and senior executives at Alibaba, Amazon, AT&T, Cisco, eBay, Estée Lauder, General Motors, Google, IBM, Johnson & Johnson, Levi Strauss,Microsoft, PayPal, Pfizer, United Airlines, Visa, and Verizon. And three time Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile is confirmed to join us for an onstage conversation and performance.

Watch select 2018 sessions on FORTUNE’s Youtube channel.

Visit Fortune.com/mpw to read all of FORTUNE‘s coverage of women leaders and MPW events.


At the 2018 Fortune MPW Summit
Ruth Porat, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Alphabet and Google
Anita Hill, University Professor of Social Policy, Law, and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Brandeis University
Amy Hood, Executive Vice President & CFO, Microsoft
Maria Sharapova, Tennis Champion and Entrepreneur with Pattie Sellers of Fortune
Judith McKenna, President and CEO, Walmart International
2018 MPW Notebook Mentoring
Elaine Chao, U.S. Secretary of Transportation