External Events

External Events

The following list, which is updated regularly, comprises upcoming events and seminars which are put on by third party organisations, some of whom have alliances with CWN.  They have      been selected for the relevance of their subject matter to our Members.  Registration and, where relevant, payment details are included in the outline of each event.  We hope you find them useful.

NEDonBoard - Board Best Practice, Remuneration Committee - 24 September 

 

As a non-executive director, board member and chair, it is important to strive for best practice and share with your peers in a safe environment. 

To whom this event is intended:

Our events are designed for, and will most benefit, non-executive directors, board members, business leaders and executives operating at or near board level. Your board level peers are often the first to know of upcoming roles within the organisations they work for – come and meet them as making the most of engaging at our events is an important aspect of developing your board level career.

Speakers include: Francesca Ecsery, portfolio non-executive director and remuneration committee board member. Further speaker details will be available shortly.

Timings:

  • 18:45 – Doors open, welcome drinks and light nibbles provided
  • 19:15 – NEDonBoard welcome
  • 19:20 – Panel Discussion
  • 20:00 – Audience Q&A
  • 20:30 – Networking drinks
  • 21:00 – Event close

 

When: Tuesday 24 September, 6.45pm - 9.00pm.  

Where: TBC

Admission: There are limited places for CWN members to attend and NEDonBoard is offering CWN members a 50% discount off the General Ticket rate, so the cost will be £40 + £8.00VAT. 

***Please email admin@citywomen.org if you would like to attend.***

NEDonBoard - ESG in the Boardroom - 29 October (for experienced board members only)

 

As a non-executive director, board member and chair, it is important to strive for best practice and share with your peers in a safe environment. 

This event is for the experienced board and ESG community.

The keynote speaker is Darshita Gillies. Darshita is Founder & CEO of Maanch – an UN award winning global impact platform connecting high impact organisations around the world with philanthropic capital providers and link global progress on SDGs. 

Her experience builds on and blends 3 facets, ‘Finance’, ‘Technology’ and ‘Planetary Sustainability’.  Her aim is to leverage the power of emerging technologies to address the complex business and societal challenges we face in a more sustainable, conscious, and strategic way. 

With a professional background as a Chartered Accountant, Investment Banker, Executive Coach, Impact Investing and FinTech/ Blockchain Specialist, Darshita also serves on Boards of ‘For Profit’ and ‘Non-Profit’ organisations.

 

When: Tuesday 29 October, 4.00pm - 6.00pm.  

Where: TBC

Admission:  There are limited places for CWN members to attend and NEDonBoard is offering CWN members a 50% discount off the General Ticket rate, so the cost will be £40 + £8.00VAT. 

***Please email admin@citywomen.org if you would like to attend.***

Fintech Innovations Live - 19 November 

 

Technology is revolutionising the financial market.Advances in financial technology including blockchain, artificial intelligence, cyber security, big data, enterprise robotics and payments 2.0 have reshaped the finance sector beyond recognition.

Fintech Innovations Live, which is part of Tech Connect Live event at the Arena MK, Milton Keynes, is designed to provide visitors with a clearer understanding of the modern financial services market and how to navigate its complexities. Over 2000 delegates, 150 Speakers and 150 exhibitors will attend on the day. For information on the speaker line-up please click here

When: Tuesday 19 November, 4.00pm - 6.00pm.  

Where: Area MK - V6 Grafton St, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK1 1ST, UK

Admission: This is a free event. To register, please click here

NEDonBoard - Board Best Practice, Shareholder and Activist Engagement - 26 November

 

As a non-executive director, board member and chair, it is important to strive for best practice and share with your peers in a safe environment. 

To whom this event is intended:

 Our events are designed for, and will most benefit, non-executive directors, board members, business leaders and executives operating at or near board level. Your board level peers are often the first to know of upcoming roles within the organisations they work for – come and meet them as making the most of engaging at our events is an important aspect of developing your board level career.

 

 

Timings:

  • 18:45 – Doors open, welcome drinks and light nibbles provided
  • 19:15 – NEDonBoard welcome
  • 19:20 – Panel Discussion
  • 20:00 – Audience Q&A
  • 20:30 – Networking drinks
  • 21:00 – Event close

Speaker details will be available shortly.

When: Tuesday 26 November 6.45pm - 9.00pm.  

Where: TBC

Admission:  There are limited places for CWN members to attend and NEDonBoard is offering CWN members a 50% discount off the General Ticket rate, so the cost will be £40 + £8.00VAT. 

***Please email admin@citywomen.org if you would like to attend.***