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Reese Witherspoon, Shawn Achor, and Dr. Brené Brown to speak at Texas Women's Conference in Austin

The Texas Conference for Women will be Nov. 9, at the Austin Convention Center and it will bring some big names to town.

AUSTIN — The Texas Conference for Women is set to be on Nov. 9, at the Austin Convention Center and KVUE is the official media sponsor.

The Texas Conference for Women is the largest women's conference in the state and will bring in notable speakers at this year including award winning actress and producer Reese Witherspoon, New York Times best-selling author Shawn Achor, and research professor Dr. Brené Brown. The conference offers community, connections, information, inspiration, motivation and momentum to aspiring female entrepreneurs and business owners.

At this annual nonpartisan and nonprofit conference, people come together to close the pay gap and eliminate gender discrimination.

In 2017, 7,250 people attended the Conference, 62% of which were from the Central Texas region.