Please note the change in location, due to the generosity of our sponsors.

Moving the needle. Together. Learn more about internationalization strategy in the context of a hostile global economy.

Join us for the Women Presidents' Organization International Summit in Lisbon and experience the warmth of the coolest capital city in Europe. Topics and speakers will include:

  • Phyllis Newhouse, Cybersecurity and Artificial Intelligence, President & CEO of Xtreme Solutions, Inc., WPO Board member, Platinum and Zenith member
  • Craig Tracey, Member of Parliament of the United Kingdom
  • Maria Eizaguirre, IE Business School Professor, Director of Insights and Innovation
  • Claudia Mirza, The Importance of International Networks, CEO of Akorbi, WPO Board member, Dallas Uptown chapter and Platinum member

The Summit will be held from Thursday, October 25th – Friday, October 26th 2018.

IE: Owners Scale-up Program

Our event sponser IE Business School is offerring 50% off two scholarships for Summit attendees.

To apply, click here and then click "Register Now". Winners will be annouced during the Summit.


Due to the generosity of our event sponsors, registration for this event is now complimentary and free of charge. 

Travel Information

Transfers & accommodation booking form is no longer available, in order to proceed with your reservation, kindly ask you to contact: Márcia Martins, Email:; Phone: (+351) 21 116 5131

Please note that all reservations are subject to the availability of each hotel.







Lapa Palace Hotel


300,00 €

320,00 €


07 minutes by car

Altis Avenida Hotel


200,00 €

220,00 €

  10 minutes by car

Corinthia Hotel Lisbon


200,00 €

220,00 €

  15 minutes by car

Porto Bay Marquês ****


190,00 €

200,00 €

10 minutes by car

The weather in October should be temperate (around 20°C/68°F). It may be warm during the day, but be sure to pack a wrap for the evenings. Dress code for the event is business casual.

WPO International Summit

  • October 26, 2018
    Rua Dom Luis I, 28
    Lisboa, Lisboa