We are proud to invite you to Women Leadership and Empowerment Network (WLEN) Summit 2019, our Annual Summit remains a focal point for the WLEN community of supportive members. Our theme this year is “TRANSFORM” inspiring women to make a marked change, in this era of uncertainty, change in the landscape of business, polities, how we interact with products, people and our environment, we encourage women to feel the fear and "transform" anyway.
The “Transform” summit features inspiring keynote speakers, thought provoking panel discussions , a 3-course lunch with like-minded attendee and breakout sessions, bringing together the voices of a diverse range of achievers who have made a difference in their businesses and communities to discuss issues relevant to women.
We will be challenging the status quo on issues women face when it comes to making a marked change. Some of these issues include work place bullying, conflicting priorities at home and at work, lack of coping tools to manage time, stress and work, being able to secure finances for their start up or having the right support systems in place.
We will be discussing
The state of D&I: how far have we come in the last decade
Tips and tricks to secure finance and resource for your start up
Securing your Mentor – how to find your Ideal Mentor
How 'Queen Bee Syndrom' Hinders the growth of women in the workplace
Why we should use our networks and influence to promote women into leadership
Discuss authentic Leadership and the leadership challenges of Fear of failure
Success stories five women disrupting their sector
We intend to continue building the leadership circle to connect women with the tools, resources required for their personal growth and success through education, advocacy, and the promotion of women for the sake of elevating our voices
The conference is the bringing together of the WLEN community whose sole purpose is the empowerment and advancement of women, the conference will host the voices of a diverse range of female and male speakers from the worlds of business, industry and politics, who are disrupting the conversation when it comes to women leadership, entrepreneurship, networking, and more.
We will be sharing more information on our Host, Speakers and Panellist as we get closer to the event so keep your notifications ON for the event page and watch this space