As the summit revealed, there are still several hurdles that have to be jumped to make the ladies feel welcome at the tables.
The World Poker Tour will host the inaugural Women's Poker Summit during the WPT500 in Los Angeles in a bid to improve female participation in the game.
Maria Ho and Lupe Soto will join 17 other women who have been that have been inducted into the WiPHoF.
888Poker will be the primary sponsor of the 2018 WiPHOF ceremony in Las Vegas this summer, and nominee Lupe Soto launches the Women’s Poker Association.
Lee's opinion on why there are so few female poker players competing in high stakes tournaments, and the WPT female employees making the cut.
Nominations for the Women in Poker Hall of Fame Class of 2018 are open to the general public and see who we vouch for.