September 21st 2017 | Cardiff, Glasgow, Belfast, London and Manchester

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Agenda

Please find the event agendas for our upcoming Women into Leadership events below!

The agendas for the Manchester, Cardiff, Birmingham and Edinburgh Women into Leadership conferences will be announced shortly. 

Please contact conference.admin@dodsgroup.com for any queries. 

London | 29 September

08.30

Registration

09.20

Chair's welcome and introduction

CHAIR: Margaret Haig, Vice President, FDA

09.30

Permanent Secretary's Opening Address

Compassionate Leadership: leading change whilst cultivating inclusivity

SPEAKER: Sarah Munby, Permanent Secretary, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

10.05

Transition to breakout sessions

10.15

Breakout session A

Communicating with Confidence: gaining credibility and influence

SPEAKER: Cath Baxter, Professional Voice and Public Speaking Consultant & former Head of Voice, Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts

Breakout session B

Social Mobility in Leadership: unlocking your potential and breaking down barriers

SPEAKER: Sarah Atkinson, Chief Executive,The Social Mobility Foundation

Breakout session C

The Power of Storytelling: using storytelling to overcome self-imposed barriers

SPEAKER: Susie Ramroop, Mindset Coach and Author

Breakout session D

Leadership Material: how to increase your visibility to position yourself as a leader

SPEAKER: Hira Ali, Author, Writer, Executive Career Coach, Leadership Trainer

11.15

Comfort Break

11.40

Morning Plenary Address

Redefining Success: challenging traditional leadership paths & behaviours

SPEAKER: Karina Singh, Director of Transformation, HM Land Registry

12.10

Transition to breakout sessions

12.20

Breakout session E

Interview Techniques: top tips for acing the interview

SPEAKER: Cath Baxter, Professional Voice and Public Speaking Consultant & former Head of Voice, Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts

Breakout session F

Line Management: accomplishing your goals and empowering your team

Breakout session G

Rebuilding Relationships: optimising your career & wellbeing

Breakout session H

Introversion in Leadership: unleashing your quiet power

13.20

Break for Lunch

14.15

Afternoon Plenary Address

Leadership in Action: lifting others as you climb

SPEAKER: Bernadette Thompson OBE, Deputy Director Inclusion, Wellbeing and Employee Engagement; People Capabilities and Change Directorate, Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

15.00

Comfort Break

15.15

Closing Address

Yes She Can: embracing adversity to power success

16.00

Chair's closing remarks

CHAIR: Margaret Haig, Vice President, FDA