International Business Women's Group


EventDateSpeakerTopicDescription
13/05/2014IBWG Network Lunch - Chair: Claire Malcolm - Speaker: Linzi J Kemp, Assistant Professor, School of Business & Management - American University of Sharjah Influences on women’s entry, retention and progress at work - findings on women in the workforce in the UAE and beyond! Linzi has been researching business women (expatriate and local) in the UAE. She will explain the studies, make some sense of the analysis - the personal, professional and socio cultural factors influencing women’s status in the labour market.Venue: World Trade Club - Cost: Dhs 170 members/Dhs 190 guests Registration: 12.15pm - Lunch: 1pm - Speaker: 1.20pm - Bookings via email only to susharyn@ibwgdubai.com - last bookings noon on the Monday before the lunch
26/05/2014IBWG Network Breakfast - Chair: Claire Malcolm - The Breakfasts are Discussion Forums where all members and guests are able to introduce themselves to the room and contribute to the discussionWhat has been the greatest event in your life todate and how has it helped to shape your life? What major events within your life have helped define you as the person that are today? What lessons have you learned from this that you could share with those present, to help them in their lives?Venue: World Trade Club - Cost: Dhs 100 members/Dhs 120 guests Registration: 7.30am - Buffet opens: 8am - Discussion closed: 9am - Bookings via email only to susharyn@ibwgdubai.com - last bookings noon on Sunday prior to Breakfast
10/06/2014IBWG Network Lunch - Chair:Sue-Sharyn Ward - Speaker: Phil Bedford MSc, Bestselling co Author, Managing Director/Master Franchisee - Referral Institute Keeping Communication Real in a High Tech World - Phil will expand on the differences between men and women when networking, how to build Visibility in the group to lead to credibility, and how and where to stand in a room to make people more approachable - all techniques to keep your communications real. Venue: World Trade Club - Cost: Dhs 170 members/Dhs 190 guests Registration: 12.15pm - Lunch: 1pm - Speaker: 1.20pm - Bookings via email only to susharyn@ibwgdubai.com - last bookings noon on the Monday before the lunch
12/08/2014IBWG Network Lunch - Chair: Sue-Sharyn Ward - Interview with Amy Morin, licensed clinical social worker, psychotherapist, college psychology instructor and writer for Forbes.comPowerful Exercises To Increase Your Mental Strength - Developing mental strength is about finding the courage to live according to your values and being bold enough to create your own definition of success. Mental strength involves more than just willpower; it requires hard work and commitment. It’s about establishing healthy habits and choosing to devote your time and energy to self-improvement Venue: World Trade Club - Cost: Dhs 170 members/Dhs 190 guests Registration: 12.15pm - Lunch: 1pm - Speaker: 1.20pm - Bookings via email only to susharyn@ibwgdubai.com - last bookings noon on the Monday before the lunch
09/09/2014IBWG Network Lunch - Chair: Ruksana Kausar - Speaker: Tanya Schober - Owner, Aconitas GmbHWomen in Leadership Series - Professional women in International Business Mgmt - as a foreign professional woman having lived, worked and educated across the US, UK, Australia, India, UAE, CEE Region and now in Germany, Tanya has many hands-on experiences & insights to share on the topic of professional women in International BusinessVenue: World Trade Club - Cost: Dhs 170 members/Dhs 190 guests Registration: 12.15pm - Lunch: 1pm - Speaker: 1.20pm - Bookings via email only to susharyn@ibwgdubai.com - last bookings Monday 10th at noon