|10.30 - 11.00||REGISTRATION|
|11.00 - 11.15||
WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS
|11.15 - 11.35||KEYNOTE INTERVENTION: WOMEN.FOR.SUSTAINABILITY - CREATING POSITIVE CHANGE FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE|
Women are important agents of positive change and role models for sustainability, forging important
achievements towards sustainable development.
|11.35 - 12.05||DIALOGUE “CRACKING THE CODE - WOMENS EDUCATION IN STEM"|
Women are still underrepresented in STEM (Science, Technology,
Engineering, Mathematics) fields, especially in engineering, manufacturing, construction and ICT-related subjects. The number of women graduates in STEM-related fields slowly
increases, but this change is not reflected in the STEM labour market where women still only hold a fraction of technical and managerial posts.Women are important to the future of
innovation. They play a key role in ensuring that the needs of all in society are represented. How to increase the number of girls interested in STEM and promote inspiring female role models?
|12.05 - 12.10||Q & A, INTERVENTIONS|
|12.10 - 12.30||
MASTERCLASS: "THE FUTURE OF BUSINESS LEADERSHIP - CLOSING THE SUSTAINABILITY SKILLS GAP!"
|The need for leadership development has never been more urgent.The business landscape is changing. While some aspects of leadership will remain, the future leaders will need to possess new skills and mindset to lead effectively. They need leadership skills and organizational capabilities different from those that helped them succeed in the past.|
|12:30 - 13:20||PANEL I: SUSTAINABLE FINANCE - LEADING THE ESG REVOLUTION|
The revolution of Environmental Social
Governance (ESG) is on. Besides financial metrics, businesses are strongly expected to deliver on environmental and social impact. Ecological sustainability, employee engagement,
external partnerships are now part of the equation to measure corporate success. What is the role of women in reorienting their industries towards a value creation
ecosystem? How do they drive business transformation, new ways of reporting and craft compelling strategies?
|13.20 - 13.30||Q & A, INTERVENTIONS|
|13.30 - 14.30||LUNCH BREAK|
|14.30 - 15.20||
PANEL II : YOUNG LEADERS SHAPING THE FUTURE : MAKING THE WAY FOR THE NEXT GENERATION?
The influence of younger voices – women and men – on sustainable development is indisputably growing. In the face of complex trades-off and challenges, how do young business leaders reinvent leadership ? What are the skills and attributes of future business leaders? How do they envision and successfully implement a planet-before profit culture?
|15.20 - 15.30||Q & A, INTERVENTIONS|
|15.30 - 16.00||
ROUND TABLE: FUTURE MAKERS ON THE RISE
|16:00 - 16:15||CLOSING REMARKS|
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