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
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.
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