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Join the Vote 100 Women in Business Summit

The Women in Business Summit brings together leading women to discuss gender issues in business today. Book now and get 20% off.

This year’s Vote 100 Women in Business Summit on 17th April 2018 in London will bring together a platform of decision-makers and leaders to discuss key issues facing British business today. UN Women UK are proud to be partnering the event and offering 20% off tickets.

The forum’s interactive format will offer attendees an opportunity to have a diverse and well-informed discussion about making sure gender diversity remains high on the business agenda, maximising women’s contribution to future economic growth, how to raise your profile internally and externally. 

As well as the most effective ways of engaging men and getting male colleagues to join in the effort to address the gender imbalance and the critical importance of diversity in the boardroom and among senior management.

What to expect at Vote 100 Women in Business Summit 

The conference will start with a session on how female leadership has changed over the last century to commemorate the centenary of the 1918 ‘Representation of the People Act’, which gave women the vote for the first time.

HRH The Countess of Wessex, GCVO, Chair, The Women’s Network Forum and Global Ambassador, 100 Women in Finance’s Next Generation initiative, will be opening the event, held in partnership with the Women’s Network Forum, the Government Equalities Officethe Women's Business Council, UN Women UK and 100 Women in Finance.

Key speakers at the Women in Business Summit 

Hear from and network with senior decision-makers across the industry:

HRH The Countess of Wessex, GCVO, Chair of The Women's Network Forum and Global Ambassador of 100 Women in Finance's Next Generation initiative
Dr Helen Pankhurst, International Development, Women’s Rights Activist and Writer
Vivienne Artz, Global Chief Privacy Officer, Thomson Reuters & President, Women in Banking and Finance
Janet Cooper OBE, Partner, Tapestry Compliance LLP
Shirley Cooper, Board Member and Treasurer, UN Women NC UK
Wendy Hallett MBE, Managing Director, Hallett Retail
Mary Macleod, Senior Client Partner, Korn Ferry; Former Member of Parliament & Government Adviser
Elysia McCaffrey, Deputy Director for Women in Business and International, The Government Equalities Office
Catherine McGuinness, Chairman, Policy and Resources Committee to Future Economic Growth
Sarah Morris, Group Chief People Officer, Aviva plc
Sue O’Brien OBE, Partner, Ridgeway Partners
Lopa Patel MBE, Digital Media Entrepreneur, Founder and CEO, Diversity UK
Sally Penni, Founder and Chair, Women in the Law & Vice Chair, Association of Women Barristers 
Amanda Pullinger, CEO, 100 Women in Finance
Sandi Rhys Jones OBE, Co-Founder RhysJones, Non-Executive Director; Mentoring Lead, Women in Property
Suki Sandhu, Founder and CEO, Audeliss & INvolve
Serpil Timuray, Group Chief Commercial Operations and Strategy Officer, Vodafone Group
Jill Shedden MBE, HR Group Director, Centrica
Dame Cilla Snowball DBE, Group Chairman and Chief Executive, AMV BBDO; Chair of The Women’s Business Council
Janet Thomas, Managing Director, Infinity Capital Partners
Elizabeth A. Vazquez, CEO and Co-Founder, WEConnect International
Kim Vernau, Chief Executive Officer, BLP Insurance
Fabienne Viala, Chairman, Bouygues Construction
Denis Woulfe, Co-Chair, Men as Change Agents

For the full list of speakers go to Women in Business, City and Financial Conferences

Book now and get 20% discount

Book your tickets for the event on the 17th April 2018 using the code WIB2UNW and you’ll receive a 20% discount off the full price.

Standard fee: £495 + VAT
Discounted UN Women UK fee: £346.50 + VAT
Discount code: WIB2UNW

For full details about the event and to book tickets, visit Women in Business, City and Financial Conferences.