The Rising Festival

The Rising Festival celebrating IWD 2021

When: March 6 2021

Where: Virtual, United Kingdom


In recent times, the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted each and every one of us in some way. The Rising Festival stands tall and strong offering community and a sense of belonging in a time that is much needed. They are a community without boarders which is why they are delighted to announce that the Rising Festival is going virtual in March 2021, taking place across 5 days starting on Saturday 6th March ending on Wednesday 10th March.

They invite you to attend the Rising Festival and join them in unity to celebrate International Women’s Day. Throughout the festival access interactive and awe inspiring experiences designed to empower and inspire you to achieve your true potential, and to create a career and life you love.

Invest in yourself, your wellbeing and happiness, and thrive. Gain inspiration, build your confidence, and immerse yourself in meaningful conversations on matters that are important and relevant to you with women who want to see you succeed.

Mark this annual celebration in the company of women from all walks of life across the globe. Hear from speakers who have fought against the odds, displayed resilience and humility, and learn from their personal experiences on how they overcame challenges to achieve great heights.

This is your chance to make a difference in your life and you’ll get access to inspirational keynote speakers, interactive open conversations, fireside chats, mentoring, engaging workshops and masterclasses that will challenge your thinking and provide you with a blend of actionable insight and positive outcomes to help you to create a more happy and fulfilling life.

Going virtual allows you to make more connections and access rich insights from speakers and participants who you would never come across in daily life. With over 30+ sessions and 40+ speakers sharing their personal stories, tips for success and thoughts on some of the most fundamental issues facing women today, you’ll leave the festival full of ideas, wiser and with a fresh perspective on how to flourish in the face of the competing demands and pressures of modern life.

Why attend?

Access learning experiences designed to inspire and challenge your thinking and direction
Cultivate inner confidence
Nourish your mind, body and well-being
Learn how to maximise your impact
Enhance your professional performance in the workplace
Obtain actionable steps to help you achieve your career and life goals
Immerse yourself in a supportive environment and have conversations with women who want to see you succeed
Expand your network and create meaningful relationships that last

Do you have a calling? Get inspired and hear from women who are living their passion

Learn how to find peace, clarity and courage in uncertain times.

Feel energised, uplifted and have fun! 5 days of self-care and investing in YOU!

You should attend if you:
Want to fuel your personal and professional development in a rich learning environment
Are seeking inspiration, advice and motivation
Want to learn from inspiring industry leaders to accelerate and support your career ambitions
Want to feel lifted and to celebrate International Women’s Day with a community of awesome women
Looking for a career change but not sure where to start – hear from women who have done it!
Want to access advice and support to help you overcome any challenge
Are feeling depleted, isolated and low. Boost your wellbeing and access tools and techniques to help you improve your health and wellbeing
Want to build your network and to raise your profile
Learn how to thrive in all areas of your life

You will learn from:
Innovators, experts, corporate leaders, philanthropists, humanitarians, entrepreneurs, investors, change makers, and women from all walks of life who have achieved great heights who all want to give back by being part of this incredible festival.

Keynotes and special guests:
Candace Johnson, Global Infrastructure, Network and Innovation Expert and Entrepreneur
Susan Windham-Bannister, President and CEO at Biomedical Growth Strategies LLC
Rebecca Hilsenrath, CEO of the Equality and Human Rights Commission

Open Conversations:
Blazing Passion
Owning It
The F Word

Ticket includes:
5 day pass to access over 30 sessions
Access to 30+ speakers and mentors
Access to 20+ hours of on demand catch up videos of all sessions so you don’t miss a thing!
Mentoring through our Mentoring Circles
Your very own downloadable Gratitude Journal
PLUS special bonus materials!

“I am so pleased I came to this years Rising Festival. Not only did I have a great opportunity to meet and listen to extraordinary and successful women, I have also made new connections throughout the day. Coming out of the Festival made me realise that being a woman is great and if they can do it…I can too!”

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