Celebrating and Promoting Gender Diversity in the Workplace

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Incorporating our annual celebration of International Women's Day

More and more research is showing the benefits for everyone – women, men and organisations - of improving gender diversity in the workplace.   Our 2017 conference aims to bring you a variety of speakers to energise and inspire you to reap the rewards of gender diversity in your own workplace and career, as well as learning some techniques to help you to protect and promote yourself in today’s high-pressure business environments.

We are delighted that this year's conference will again by Chaired by Charlotte Sweeney OBE.

Member price: £40.00
Non-member price: £50.00
Event Partner price: £40.00
Students price: £10.00
Table of 10 price: £360.00

A member of our events team will contact you within 72 hours of booking to take payment for places at this event.

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Date: Friday 10 March 2017
Start Time: 10:00 AM End Time: 3:30 PM
Venue: Queen's Hotel , City Square, Leeds, LS1 1PJ

The day will also feature an introduction to the CMI’s new, free diversity toolkit “Blueprint for Balance” and the presentation of the Regional Women in Management Excellence Award 2016.

For more information about speakers click here.

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Presentation Details:

"The Eleanor Macdonald Memorial Lecture

 Ann Francke CMgr CCMI  FIC, Chief Executive of CMI

"My Journey - the Power of Self Belief

 Dr Ira Laketic-Ljubojevic, DPhil, BSc (Hons), M Prac NLP, Director, I Realised Coaching & Consulting Ltd

"How a Genuinely Diverse Workplace Benefits Everyone

 Adrian Wales, Director, LPD Associates Ltd

"Well-being in the Workplace

 Song Gulc, Owner, Song Thai Spa

"Personal Impact"

 Dr Mary Holmes, Director, Development Solutions (Headspace) Ltd

"Gender assumptions in leadership – how can we disrupt the status quo to benefit everyone?

 Charlotte Turnbull, Coaching and Mentoring Consultant

Song especially composed for the day

 Manuka, Singer and Songwriter

"Converting Good Intentions Into Great Achievements"

 Robert Lattibeaudiere, Performance Specialist, The Human Experience