Agenda

Here's what's scheduled for the event. All times are in BST.

8:30 AM
Registration, morning coffee & networking
 
9:00 AM
Chair’s opening remarks

Vivienne Artz OBE, CEO of FTSE Women Leaders Review

9:05 AM
SESSION ONE - LEADERSHIP, GENDER, & THE FUTURE OF FINANCE

Keynote address I

9:20 AM
Keynote address II – Web, Weather, World & Women
 
9:35 AM
Keynote address III
 
9:50 AM
Keynote address IV
 
10:10 AM
Keynote panel I – Getting men engaged and leading gender & generational balance. How can women more effectively (and less accusingly) support men on this journey? Handling the backlash against DEI
 
11:00 AM
Morning coffee & networking
 
11:20 AM
Panel II – Men and women creating the future of finance while dealing with climate change, the rise of AI and longevity revolution – what is the best way forward?
 
12:10 PM
Panel III
 
1:00 PM
Fireside chat I – Update on the Women in Finance Charter
 
1:20 PM
Lunch & networking
 
2:15 PM
SESSION TWO - WHY & HOW WOMEN (STILL) MEAN BUSINESS – BENEFITS OF BALANCE

Keynote address V – Business in the Community and Women at Work

2:30 PM
Panel IV – Women on the Board – token or totem? – Building on the on the outcome of the FTSE Women Leaders Review
 
3:20 PM
4 talks followed by an interactive session with the audience - Exploring different stages in women’s careers. Succeeding in finance in the age of longevity
 
4:20 PM
Afternoon tea & networking
 
4:35 PM
SESSION THREE – DUAL CAREER COUPLES & FINANCE

Fireside chat II – Follow the Money: Massive Asset Transfer to Women? (62% of US wealth) or Pension Gender Gaps?

4:55 PM
Panel V - Building the next generation of female and male leaders, reversing the loss of female talent & rebalancing recruitment processes. Mentorship/corporate support and initiatives
 
5:40 PM
Chair’s closing remarks and close of proceedings