INSPIRING WOMEN IN BUSINESS CONFERENCE 2018
Here is the programme for Edinburgh 2018. Stay tuned for updates and speaker additions.
09.20 MT’s welcome address
09.30 The MT Interview
Interview to cover leadership, the challenges of being at the helm of a large company, threats and opportunities posed by the digital world, personal views on being a female leader, impact of Brexit
10.00 My story
We will hear a career journey from a high-flying lawyer.
10.15 Entrepreneurs: Going for growth
Building your own business is tough. Our panel of business experts discuss their biggest mistakes - and share tips on how to kick-start your company's growth.
Sarah Haran, founder, VVA
10.50 Be a Jedi - a letter to my sons on gender equality and diversity
Tracy de Groose, chief executive, Dentsu Aegis Network UK & Ireland
11.05 Morning refreshments
11.25 Getting to equal
How digital fluency will close the gender pay gap. The panel will include companies based in Scotland who are leading the way.
11.55 Overcoming the odds
Three inspiring businesswomen will share their darkest moments - and how they coped.
12.35 Poet's Corner
A poetry reading/performance to boost our creative skills
12.55 Lunch and mentoring
14.15 Rise of the unicorns
Carolyn Jameson, chief legal officer and company secretary, Skyscanner
14.40 Keynote speaker
14.55 35 women under 35
15.20 The future of the job share - how to make it work
15.45 My story
Moji Shand, CEO, Duncan Taylor Scotch Whisky
16.00 The MT interview with drinks
16.30 Conference ends for networking