Think Women Lunch: encouraging a workforce where women thrive
When: March 6 2020
Where: London, United Kingdom
Join the Think Women community to honour aspiring women across diverse industries who are doing great things in their sector or community. Think Women welcomes women and men to share their stories and experience.
As part of International Women's Day celebrations and to honour aspiring women across diverse industries who are doing great things in their sector or community, Relocate is hosting the Think Women lunch on 6 March at the Institute of Directors, London.
The morning workshop and lunch will explore how to support women to progress in international and professional careers and discuss how inclusion, leadership development and education can promote more opportunities globally for women and girls.
Think Women is a global community initiative from Relocate Global designed to support women in professional careers working in an international environment.
The workshop includes discussions with guest speaker Teresa Boughey, a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), founder and CEO of Jungle HR and best-selling author of Closing the Gap – 5 Steps to Creating an Inclusive Culture, which has been shortlisted for a Business Book Award 2020. She is passionate about enabling organisations to create inclusive workplace cultures.
Teresa Boughey is the best-selling author of Closing the Gap – 5 Steps to Creating an Inclusive Culture.
In addition, speaker Carrie Clark has spent more than a decade pursuing her dream of becoming an airline pilot. She aims to make the aviation industry more accessible to people from all backgrounds and encourage a more diverse group of young people to become the next generation of pilots – particularly women.
11am Morning Workshop
Participate in a fun, friendly, creative workshop. Explore how to support women to progress in international and professional careers. Discuss how inclusion, leadership development and education can promote more opportunities globally for women and girls. Share ideas around closing the gender pay gap, the value of international assignments and family friendly benefits to support your career. Learn about the work of charities working with girls and women to help them into education or fulfilling roles where they can flourish.
Come away with new ideas, friends and contacts to help make a difference in your organisation and further your career.
At lunch you will hear from a keynote speaker on how to bring about real change and help more women to celebrate and achieve professional and personal success.