Henley Women in Leadership Forum Launch Event

Date: Monday 3 November 2014

Venue: CBRE, Henrietta House, Henrietta Place, London W1G 0NB


14:45 Arrival and registration

15:15 Welcome

Professor Ginny Gibson Deputy Dean, Henley Business School

Overview Dr Shaheena Janjuha Jivraj Senior Lecturer, Centre for Entrepreneurship, Henley Business School

Dr Janjuha Jivraj will share findings from her research on women in leadership across the 53 countries in the Commonwealth and present trends that are emerging to support leadership opportunities for women.

Presentation and exercise Professor Patricia Riddell Professor of Applied Neuroscience, University of Reading Professor Patricia Riddell will present an interactive session exploring how women in organisations might increase their  activation of in-group stereotypes as a means to achieve greater success when integrating themselves into new teams, thereby creating a more cohesive approach to team work.

16:35 Break

17:00 Panel Discussion: Board Ready Women Chair:

Professor Ginny Gibson


Sue Clayton, Executive Director - Capital Markets, CBRE

Sue Bence, Head of M&A Operations and Integration, Slater & Gordon Lawyers

Lisa Mota Pinto, Management Consultant, Transport Company

Emily Stevens, Assistant Research Manager, Customer Insights, Boots

18:15 Networking and light refreshments

19:30 Close

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