First Lady Obama and Oprah Winfrey to host the first United State of Women Summit.

First Lady Obama and Oprah Winfrey to host the first United State of Women Summit.

*WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, June 14, the White House will convene the first-ever United State of Women Summit to mark the progress made by and for women and girls domestically and internationally over the course of this Administration and to discuss solutions to the challenges they still face.

Today, the White House posted a Medium Post on the summit entitled “Together, We are Stronger,” and launched a video from women across the world striving to level the global playing field. You can read the post HERE and watch the video HERE. For more information on the summit, visit http://www.theunitedstateofwomen.org and join the conversation using #StateOfWomen.

Additional details about the summit, including speakers and breakout sessions, will be released later this week.

 WHAT:                      White House United State of Women Summit

 WHEN:                      Tuesday, June 14, 2016

 WHERE:                    Walter E. Washington Convention Center  Washington, DC

 RSVP:                        Media interested in covering the summit can apply for credentials by visiting HERE. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, June 8 at 5:00 PM ET.