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 Britain 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 2018 had access to the Week of Women events from November 12th-15th.

Women of Future
2018 Week of Women Agenda
November 12th-15th
Week of Women
Monday 12th November - 10.00am - 12.00pm
Ambassadors Reception hosted by Lloyds Banking Group

Students from across 10 different schools will come together to hear inspirational stories and valuable advice from our WOF Award alumnae. Students will have the opportunity to network with our guests to raise their career aspirations. 

Monday 12th November - 14.00pm - 17.00pm
Afternoon reception hosted by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Tuesday 13th November - Morning
Opening of the London Stock Exchange and reception to announce the Kindness & Leadership, 50 Leading Lights list

A morning reception hosted at the London Stock Exchange to announce the inaugural Kindness & Leadership list, recognising the contribution of kind leaders to business, the economy and society. This event is by invitation only.

Tuesday 13th November - 15.30pm - 17.00pm
Quintessential British Afternoon Tea at the House of Lords

A very special afternoon tea hosted at the House of Lords.

Please note that this event has limited spaces. 

Wednesday 14th November - 08:15am - 16:00pm
Women of the Future Summit 2018

This year’s theme is ‘Harnessing the Power of Trust’ and will take place at the Hilton Park Lane. 

Drawing together over 300 delegates from across the globe, the Summit is envisioned much like a mini-Davos for future women leaders. Sessions will aim to broaden our understanding of disruption and how this can be harnessed as a positive force in our ever-changing world.  

This is a ticketed event. 

Wednesday 14th November - 18:45pm - 23:00pm
Women of the Future Awards 2018

The Awards celebrate and recognise the UK’s up and coming female talent. Join us to celebrate their achievements at the gala dinner at the Hilton Park Lane. 

This is a ticketed event. 

Thursday 15th November - 10.00am - 14.00pm
Workshop by Saïd Business School, University of Oxford - Kindness in Leadership: A 21st Century Vision for Building Trust - hosted by KPMG

A Half Day Discussion Workshop in Collaboration with Women of the Future.

Great atmosphere – so positive and empowering.
Penny Scott Bayfield
Conde Nast
It was an absolutely fabulous Summit and evening Awards.  The four women I brought along from my business, along with my daughter, were all so thrilled to be there and took so much away from it.
Kim Morrish
Ground Control
I found the Summit thought provoking and very inspiring. These are issues I rarely get the chance to hear about, speak about or be involved with so I am grateful for the opportunity to attend.
Paula Pearson
Senior Account Manager, Aviva
The Summit was an inspirational experience and one which I feel very privileged to have been a part of.
Lucy Knight
Coca-Cola European Partners
The WOF Summit is a truly amazing event; I was inspired by the top leaders from around the world.
Huyen Nguyen
Chevening Scholar, Vietnam
I enjoyed the range of topics in the Summit programme… the event was life-affirming, a breath of fresh air.
Nicole Raphael- Gleissner
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
A rich tapestry of speakers providing interesting views on many relevant topics. Thought provoking throughout.
Cat Flower
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
international delegates