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Annual Conference 2017: Key into the Future

July 27, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - July 28, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

Are you Prepared for the Future? SAWF has the "Keys".

Members: $150 Full Conference | $54 Thursday Only | $114 Friday Only
Non-members: $210 Full Conference | $78 Thursday Only | $156 Friday Only
Students: $72 Full Conference | $24 Thursday Only | $48 Friday Only

Online Registration is now Closed.
Please register onsite. 

SAWF Annual Conference Job Fair 2017
Thursday, July 27

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
 Hilton Garden Inn in Nashville Downtown

The SAWF Job Fair will bring together employers, experienced professionals, and job seekers under one roof! Respected companies, face to face interviews, and networking with top-tier automotive companies are just a few of the benefits this event will offer young women looking to join the Automotive Industry! Participating companies include but are not limited to: Nissan North America, GM Manufacturing-Spring Hill, CalsonicKansei North America, Magnetti Marelli, and Tenneco Automotive, etc.

Please spread the word! To participate as an employer, contact info@southernautmotivewomen.org.

Thursday, July 27, 2017

President Reception speaker Jennifer Hill, Quality Strategy & Admin Manager with Nissan North America wil present Vehicles for Success in an Evolving Industry. The former Titan Cheerleader’s accomplishments include Nashville Business Journal 40 under 40 Award Recipient, Murfreesboro Young Professional, Young Professional Athena Nominee, Nissan North America Quality of Management Ambassador Award, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Women of the Year Candidate and Tennessee Titans Pro-bowl Cheerleader.

Jennifer Hill's Bio

Friday, July 28, 2017

SAWF is pleased to announce that president and founder of Sally Williamson and Associates, Sally Williamson will give a 90-minute Keynote Address at the 2017 Annual Conference on EXECUTIVE PRESENCE: Presenting the Best of You​.

 Sally Williamson's Bio

Cheryl Carrier, Executive Director of Ford Next Generation Learning will Present Transformational Change to Improve Education and Workforce Readiness during Lunch on Friday! Cheryl leads the team responsible for developing and managing the innovative Ford NGL program, which is designed to engage educators, employers, and community leaders in the common goal of preparing today’s high school students for the careers of tomorrow.

 Cheryl Carrier's Bio

Friday, July 28, 2017

Disscusion Panel – Generation Z: Key into the Future

Join us on Friday for a panel discussion and insights from Generation Z as they discuss going into the workforce. 

Moderator: Susan Brennan, Chief Operating Officer at Bloom Energy & SAWF Founder/Past President

Panelist include:

  • Isaac Hill, Dual Enrollment Student at Middle Tennessee State University
  • Macy Williams, Student at TennesseeTech University & Intern with General Motors-Spring Hill Mfg
  • Naomi Florentino Bustamente, Student at Middle Tennessee State Univresity & Former SAWF Scholarship Recipient
  • Molly Williams, Tenessee Tech University & Intern with Nissan North America
  • Savannah Rogers, Student at Middle Tennessee State University 



Hilton Garden Inn

305 Korean Veterans Blvd.
 Nashville, TN 37201
Call: 615.251.3013 | Code: SAWF

Hotel rooms available at the Hilton Garden Inn for our special discounted group rates of $199 until July 6. These rooms may sell out fast!

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July 27, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
July 28, 2017 @ 5:00 pm


Hilton Garden Inn, Downtown Nashville
305 Korean Veterans Blvd
Nashville, TN 37201 United States
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(615) 251-3013