Railway Age Women in Rail

Railway Age Women in Rail
November 2, 2023 - November 2, 2023 | Union League Club of Chicago | Chicago, IL
Connect. Inspire. Innovate.

Event Info

Our first in-person Women in Rail conference takes place Nov. 2 in Chicago!  

Railway Age’s Women in Rail 2023 is your opportunity to network with a diverse group of women and their allies as we discuss how railroaders can maintain the momentum of inclusion, build strong support networks, and take advantage of ever-broadening career opportunities.

Join us on Nov. 2 as the industry conversation continues with this live event covering the freight, passenger, and transit rail sectors!

Why You Should Attend Railway Age’s Women in Rail

  • Learn how our featured speakers rose to the top of their field, and how today’s railways are supporting women.
  • Discover career advancement and development opportunities and methodologies to improve skillsets.
  • Explore DEI (Diversity, Equity and Inclusion) initiatives in an evolving work environment.
  • Learn about mentorship best practices—from finding a mentor to serving as one.
  • Discover how ERGs (Employee Resource Groups) are established for community building and support.
  • See how women and allies are contributing to rail technology and innovation.
  • Gain insight into management practices you may not have considered.
  • Hear from Railway Age Women in Rail Award honorees, who will provide career insights and share how they are giving back to the industry and to their communities.
  • Network with your peers—both upcoming talents and accomplished women who have blazed a trail.


Sponsorships are available for all Railway Age events. For more information, contact Jonathan Chalon at [email protected], 212.620.7224.

Hotel Reservations

Please contact the Union League Club directly for hotel reservations at the group rate of $239 per night (plus taxes/fees/non-member surcharge). P: 312-427-7800, E: [email protected], mention “Railway Age Women in Rail.” The rate is available two days pre- and post-event. Our room block ends October 11, 2023.

Union League Club of Chicago
65 West Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60604