Conference 2

 

Do you want to get back to work in 2019? Book your Conference ticket here

Programme of the Day

09:00  Registration and Coffee/Tea

Meet employer sponsors and peers

09:30  The Changing Landscape for Returners

Julianne Miles, Co-Founder & CEO, Women Returners

09:55  Keynote

Jane Garvey, Presenter, BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour

10:15  Returner Panel: The Return to Work Experience

Personal stories from women who have successfully returned to work. Chaired by Jane Garvey

11:05  Coffee/Tea break

11:30  Workshop: Find your Career Compass

Julianne Miles, Women Returners

12.30 Lunch, Informal Networking & Break-Out Support Sessions

Lunch will be provided. Meet and talk informally with sponsor employers at their stands; meet with your peers; personalised and small group support break-out sessions (pre-booked only, see below*)

13.45 Workshop: Boost your Professional Confidence

Anna Johnstone, Coach, Women Returners

14:30 Employer Panel: The Rationale for Hiring Returners How to Stand Out as a Returner Programme Candidate?

Participating on the panel: Bloomberg, Credit Suisse, FDM Group, Fidelity International, O2. Chaired by Claire Cohen, Women’s Editor & Deputy Features Editor, The Telegraph

15:10  Workshop: Improve your Self-Marketing: Craft your Story & Sharpen your CV

Kate Mansfield, Women Returners & Victoria McLean, MD, City CV

16:10 Review of the Day

Julianne Miles, Women Returners

16:30 Coffee/Tea, Informal Networking & Break-Out Support Sessions

Meet and talk informally with sponsor employers at their stands; meet with your peers; personalised and small group support break-out sessions (pre-booked only, see below*)

17:30  Close

*Personalised and small group support break-out sessions during Lunch (12:30-13.45) and End of Day (16:30-17:30) – pre-booking required

The following sessions are subject to availability at time of booking; one option only; must be pre-booked when buying ticket