Reaching Out hosts a variety of national and regional events for students and alumni year-round.

Reaching Out is more than ROMBA! For more than 20 years, Reaching Out has grown to include a range of events that educate, inspire, and connect an increasingly diverse LGBTQ+ MBA community. We are proud to offer an extensive portfolio of programming and invite you to join us – and engage with students and alumni throughout the year.


National Events

Out Women In Business

Date March 24, 2023 Location Los Angeles, CA

OWIB is a business conference for LGBTQ+ women organized by LGBTQ+ women. The 9th annual conference will take in Los Angeles on March 24, 2023.

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Club Leadership Summit

Date April 28 & 29, 2023 Location Evanston, IL

More than 100 student leaders of business school LGBTQ+ clubs gather to exchange ideas on fundraising, working with other affinity groups and alumni, and more!

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ROMBA Conference 2023

Date October 5-7, 2023 Location Chicago, IL

The ROMBA conference is the world’s largest gathering of LGBTQ+ business students and alumni. The event educates, inspires, and connects our community through C-suite panels, workshops, competitions, a host of receptions, and a career fair with 100 corporate partners across industries recruiting LGBTQ+ MBA talent.

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2023 Events

More information on all of our 2023 events will be shared in the coming months!