The 2020 Women of Publishing Leadership Series

The Women of Publishing Leadership Series is designed to foster community in the publishing industry, provide access to monetization resources, and enable the future growth of women-led small businesses. Join the 2020 series, which includes a livestream curriculum and culminating meet-up event with participants and industry leaders.

Applications for the March 2020 series are now closed.

Our first virtual class kicks off on March 10th, just after International Women's Day. Livestreams will be in English, but recordings can be re-watched with translated captions.

Accepted applicants will be notified of program admission via email. Check out the FAQ page for more information and eligibility criteria. 

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Enable the world's female content creators.


Join 4 industry experts

Google speakers will lead discussions on improving your digital strategy through a monetization and data utilization curriculum.


Nicole Ricossa, Director of News Partnerships


Paola Guevara, Partner Experience Specialist

Silu Luo, Strategic Partner Manager


Aurora Morales, Publisher Policy Communication Specialist

Audience Engagement Strategies

Web & Apps

Join the opening discussion on one woman’s journey in the publishing industry, as well as how to improve your audience engagement strategy. 

Monetization and Reporting Deep-Dive, Part 1


Get a closer look at how to efficiently earn more for your website using the new and improved AdSense Auto ads.

Monetization and Reporting Deep-Dive, Part 2


Learn how to think about optimizing your app’s monetization and which performance metrics matter.

Protecting Our Digital Ecosystem


Dive deeper into the work of Trust & Safety, and how policy development and enforcement protects the digital ecosystem.


Timeline Topic Summary 
March 10th, 1:30PM EST Keynote Introduction and Audience Engagement Strategies 
March 17th, 1:30PM EST Monetization and Reporting, Web Auto Ads, Performance, and Reporting 
March 19th, 1:30PM EST Monetization and Reporting, Apps Mediation, Ad Formats, and Reporting 
March 24th, 1:30PM EST Protecting Our Digital Ecosystem Website Security and User Trust



Program Benefits

  1. Receive helpful monetization tips, insights, and resources
  2. Access to a dedicated support hotline with AdMob, AdSense and Ad Manager product experts
  3. Connect with other women in the publishing community through in-person and virtual events

2019 Recap

In 2019, we were able to deliver five livestream classes about monetization for over 300 attendees. This year, we're proud to introduce specialized monetization deep dives for AdSense and AdMob users. We're also excited to end with an in-person event. 

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2020 Community Event

At this time, we are postponing in-person events but we look forward to future opportunities to bring this cohort of female publishers together.