next generation
Connecting, inspiring, supporting
14 Nov, 2018
next generation
Connecting, inspiring, supporting
14 Nov, 2018
next generation
Connecting, inspiring, supporting
14 Nov, 2018
Who we are
Kindness and collaboration
Who Are We Video
The 2018 Agenda:
Harnessing the power of trust
November 14, 2018 at the London Hilton on Park Lane
2018 Speakers
Jacqueline de Rojas CBE
President, techUK
Saker Nusseibeh
Chief Executive Officer, Hermes Investment Management
Sacha Romanovitch
CEO, Grant Thornton
Koen Vandecaveye
Innovation & Life Sciences Lead, London & Partners
Catherine Mayer
President, Women's Equality Party
Melanie Richards
Deputy Chair and Board Member, KPMG UK
Pinky Lilani CBE DL
Founder and Chairman, Women of the Future Programme
Ed Williams
Vice Chairman of Edelman Europe and CEO of Edelman's UK&I
Bia Bedri
Cyber Security Partner, KPMG
Ash Alexander-Cooper OBE
Former Senior Partner and Director, McChrystal Group’s European Office and Specialist Military Unit Officer
Elizabeth Linder
Founder & CEO, The Conversational Century
Joumanna Bercetche
Reporter, CNBC
Annu Nieminen
Founder and CEO, The Upright Project
Robert Hannigan CMG
Former Director of GCHQ and currently Executive Chairman of BlueVoyant cyber security
Marina Mahathir
Writer and Activist
Jaspreet Sangha
Ben Brabyn
Head of Level39
Elif Shafak
Melanie Richards
Deputy Chair and board Member, KPMG UK
Dr Tara Swart
Neuroscientist and Author
Kirsty Lang
Trustee, British Council
Host: Karen Tso
Anchor, CNBC Europe
Roula Khalaf
Deputy Editor, Financial Times
International Delegates
WOF Summit: Part of the “Week of Women”

This event is part of the Week of Women, a collaboration between the UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, the GREAT campaign and the Women of the Future Programme. The aim of the week is to promote gender equality and the empowerment of women. A global audience is brought together to discuss the issues, empower and enable lasting connections across nationalities.

International delegates attending the Women of the Future Summit will have access to the Week of Women events from November 12th-15th.

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The most engaging, informative, relevant and inspiring event I have been to as an ambitious woman in the past few years. Loved it.
Charese Lock
Lloyds Banking Group
A rich tapestry of speakers providing interesting views on many relevant topics. Thought provoking throughout.
Cat Flower
Really inspirational day, well worth taking the time out of the day to day rat race. The speakers and topics covered gave such perspective and inspiration I couldn't recommend it more.
Katy Pettican
Supported by
Great Campaign
Financial times
Oxford university
Foreign and common wealth office
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