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.

Women on Boards - Boardroom Insights: FTSE and AIM Listed Boards - 25 April 


Are you thinking of applying for a private company board role?  The private sector is vast and can offer a variety of different opportunities in terms of industry and size of organisation. From small start ups, privately owned companies through to some of the largest listed companies across the globe the private sector is a significant contributor to the national economy.   

The purpose of this event is to introduce you to the different types of board opportunities across these markets and to hear from a panel of board directors with a wealth of experience, who will share their individual journeys to the boardroom.  As well as picking up insights and ideas, this will be a great opportunity to broaden your networks and to learn how to network and to understand your own personal boardroom.

Speakers include: Suzanne Avery (Co-Founder of Real Estate Balance and NED with LondonMetric Property Plc); Fiona McAnena (Partner at Clearhound and NED at Norman Broadbent Group); Julie Currie (Non-executive Director Scotiabank Europe plc). 

For further details on the speakers and this event, please click here

 

When: Thursday 25 April, 6.00pm - 8.00pm.  Drinks and light nibbles will be provided.

Where: Peel Hunt, Moor House, 120 London Wall, London EC2Y 5ET

Admission: This event is only available to CWN members, at a cost of £40  per ticketThere are limited places available for this highly in demand event. Please email admin@citywomen.org if you would like to attend.

 

TEDxLondonBusinessSchool  - Order and Chaos - 3 May

One of the premier innovation and thought-leadership events in London, run by students of London Business School, we welcome world leaders in business, technology, science and the arts to share their Ideas Worth Spreading. This year’s theme is Order & Chaos. In today’s changing world we seek to understand the turmoil and confusion around us and what the new structures of authority and command mean for individuals and society. Through their stories, our speakers will explore Order & Chaos in their own lives and the world around us.

For information on the speaker line-up please click here.

 

When: Friday 3 May, 9.00am - 6.00pm

Where: The Royal Geographical Society - 1 Kensington Gore London, SW7 2AR

Admission: Individual tickets are £75 plus booking fee and can be booked here 

Note: Group bookings of 10-20 people will receive a 10% discount. Please email admin@citywomen.org if you would like to make a group booking. 

Women on Boards - Boardroom Insights: Public Sector Boards - 16 May 


Ever thought about applying for a board role in the public sector?  Come along to broaden your understanding of the range of opportunities out there, understand how your skills and experience are transferable and to meet other board members, both current and future.

The purpose of this event is to introduce you to the different types of board opportunities across the sector and to hear from a panel of experts with a wealth of experience, who will share their individual journeys to the boardroom and provide information about the public sector and the fantastic opportunities out there.  As well as picking up insights and ideas, this will be a great opportunity to broaden your networks.

Speakers include: Gaenor Bagley(Portfolio NED); Kelly Tolhurt (Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy)

For further details on the speakers and this event, please click here

 

When: Thursday 16 May, 6.00pm - 8.00pm.  Drinks and light nibbles will be provided.

Where: Korn Ferry, Ryder Court, 14 Ryder Street, London SW1Y 6QB

Admission: This event is only available to CWN members, at a cost of £40  per ticketThere are limited places available for this highly in demand event. Please email admin@citywomen.org if you would like to attend.