San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
supported by Lewisham Homes, Heidi Alexander MP and Vicky Foxcroft MP
will be holding their
Sixth Annual Diversity Masterclass
Women at the Top: Inspiring success and balance
House of Commons
Thursday 1st December 2016 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
Doors 6pm (Please note - prompt start)
Women at the Top: Inspiring Balance is a celebration of female leadership and balance.
The panel will focus on the issues affecting the career paths of women entering competitive professions, maintaining their careers, business, well-being and striking a balance.
The event is open to all: under- and post-graduates, newly qualified and established professionals. Inspirational YOU provides you with a fantastic opportunity to meet established and respected leaders, to network and gain tips, which may well give you the competitive edge.
Introduced by Heidi Alexander MP, the former Shadow Secretary of State for Health and the Labour Member of Parliament for Lewisham East. She has been an Opposition Whip since 2012.
Hiedi Alexander MP, Labour MP for Lewisham East
Funke Abimbola FRSA, General Counsel & Company Secretary Roche UK
Vanessa Kingori MBE, Publisher - British GQ
Taponeswa Mavunga, Head Of Publicity - Columbia Records UK
Arlene Isaacs-Lowe CPA, CFA, Managing Director, Head of EMEA Fundamental Relationship Management - Moody's Investors Service
Mimi Rushton, Head of FX Industrials and Energy - Barclays
Jacky Wright, Vice President of IT Strategic Enterprise Services - Microsoft
Moderator: Elizabeth Pears, Deputy News Editor at BuzzFeedUK
- Are women breaking the glass ceiling?
- Visibility – are women standing up and being counted?
- How do we get more women into senior positions?
- Status of women in competitive industries?
- How can women balance career, personal life and well-being?
- Portfolio careers
6.00 – 6.30 Guests seated for discussion
6.30 - Welcome, introduction
6.40 - 8.00 Panel discussion
8.00 – 8.30 Q&A
8.30 – 8.45 Close and depart
- Access to the House of Commons is via Cromwell Green Visitors Entrance on St.Margaret Street
- Please allow 30-45 minutes for airport-type security to enter the House of Commons
- The event will take place in Committee Room 14
- Please note that no food or drink is allowed in any of the Committee Rooms although delegates may take in bottled water
- Please let us know of any special requirements, including any assisted access needs to the House of Commons
E: info (at) inspirationalyou.co.uk
T: 07545 156 111
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Aims of Inspirational YOU
Educate - Educating starts ups and those in career transition to reach their potential
Connect - Connecting and learning from senior leaders
Empower - Empowering you to achieve your goals
We do this via enterprise and professional development talks, masterclasses and coaching.
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