WIE Symposium UK to inspire and empower women – London ~ 8th March 2012

1 March 2012 at 7:50 pm

The WIE Symposium is a dynamic conference designed to inspire and empower women. The event brings together prominent leaders from the worlds of politics, business, fashion, philanthropy, media, entertainment and the arts, in a full day of lively panels, workshops, master-classes and an inspirational awards ceremony.

WIE is a fantastic networking opportunity for women, allowing them to connect with their peers and be inspired by their mentors.

Timed to coincide with International Women’s Day, WIE London will feature topics such as ‘Tools for the Entrepreneur’, ‘Businesswomen Leading the Way, ‘The Luxury Industry’ and ‘Creating a Network’.

Join us on March 8th, International Women’s Day
It’ll change your life

Schedule Of Events – Subject to Change

930 – 1030 Arrivals and Check-In

1030 – 1100 Intros
* Welcome: Dee Poku, CEO & Co-Founder, WIE Network
* Spotlight: Vivienne Westwood, Fashion designer

1100 – 1200 Fashion & Beauty – A Business Not a Luxury
* Moderator: Jo Elvin, Editor, Glamour Magazine
* Caroline Rush, CEO, British Fashion Council
* Jo Malone, Founder Jo Loves
* Anya Hindmarch, Designer
* Margot Marrone, Founder, Organic Pharmacy
* Ruby Hammer, Founder, Ruby and Millie
* Workshop: Creating a Network
* Host: Carole Stone, Author and Broadcaster

1200 – 1300 Telling Women’s Stories – Women in Film, TV, Media!
* Moderator: Carla Buzasi, Editor in Chief, Huffington Post UK
* Celia Walden, Journalist and Novelist
* ShohrehAghdashloo, Oscar nominated actress
* Rosario Dawson, Actress and Philanthropist
* Hannah Pool, Journalist & Novelist
* Workshop: The Whole Woman – Exploring
* Health, Wellness and Spirituality
* Host: Lynne Franks, Businesswoman and Lifestyle guru

1300 – 1400 It’s a Funny Business Being a Woman!
* Moderator: Kathy Lette, Bestselling author
* Ruby Wax, Actress and Comedian
* Helen Lederer, Actress and Comedian
* RonniAncona, Actress, Impressionist and Author
* Wendy Wason, Comedian, Actress, Writer
* Workshop: Tools for the Entrepreneur – The Business of
* Fundraising
* Hosts:
* Julie Meyer, Founder & CEO, Ariadne Capital
* KarimaSerageldin, Director, Ariadne Capital

1400 – 1500 Lunch

1500 – 1600 Dreams for My Daughter!
* Moderator: Claudia Winkleman, Television host
* Nicola Mendelsohn, Chairman and Partner, Karmarama
* BrigidMcConville, Director, White Ribbon Alliance
* Diana Quick, Actress
* Gillian Moore, Head of Contemporary Culture, South Bank Center
* Workshop: The Art of Marketing Yourself

1600 – 1700 Businesswomen Leading the Way!
* Moderator: Lynn de Rothschild, Chief Executive,
* E.L. Rothschild llc
* Julie Woods Moss, President, Woods-Moss Holdings
* ShaaWasmund, Founder Smarta.com
* Dena Brumpton, COO Citi private bank
* Martha Brass, MD, International Operations, Endemol
* Workshop: Essential Financial Skills
* Lucy Marcus, Founder and CEO, Marcus Ventures

1700 – 1800 Unstoppable Women
* Moderator: Rosie Boycott, Pioneering feminist
* Baroness Scotland, Former Shadow Attorney General of
* England & Wales
* Sung Joo Kim, Chairwoman and CEO of Sungjoo Group and
* MCM Holdings AG
* Stella Creasy, Labour MP
* ToyinSaraki, Philanthropist, Founder and Director, The
* Wellbeing Foundation Africa
* Eva Schloss, Holocaust survivor
* Workshop: Realising Your Goals – Owning Your Success
* Host: Dr Linda Papadopoulos, renowned psychologist

1800 – 1830 Keynote Speaker + Closing

1830 – 2000 Cocktail Party + Awards

For further information please contact: wielondon@wienetwork.org

For links to ticket prices etc., go to http://www.wienetwork.org/uksymposium/index.html


Entry filed under: 2012 03 08, London. Tags: .

She’s The One – writing competition in support of International Women’s Day Free film event to mark IWD in Dumfries ~ 8th March 2012

red women’s symbol with black continents


International Women's Day!March 8th, 2012
IWD is celebrated all over the world on 8th March

Recent Posts

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 84 other followers

March 2012
« Feb   Mar »

%d bloggers like this: