BUTTE, Mont. -

Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman will take part in the Montana Economic Development Summit hosted by U.S. Sen. Max Baucus.
    
Whitman will be one of the keynote speakers at the event set for Sept. 16-17 in Butte.
    
Whitman is ranked No. 15 on Forbes 100 Most Powerful Women list. She's known for turning eBay into an online auction giant.
    
Baucus says those taking part in the summit are eager to tap Whitman's knowledge to learn how to bring more jobs to Montana.
    
Also taking part in the summit are Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg, ConocoPhillips Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Ryan Lance, Oracle President and Chief Financial Officer Safra Catz and Boeing Chief Executive Officer Jim McNerney.