An exciting new event for aspirational girls!

Booking is now closed as the conference is full.

The conference, to be held on Saturday 22 September 2018, is open to all girls aged 14-18 and will feature a series of trailblazing speakers – women who have led the way in their field. 

Speakers include:
  • Anita Corbin whose work with the Sunday Times and the Observer Magazine has taken her on assignment all over the world.  She will present her project, ‘First Women,’ a unique collection of 100 portraits capturing women in the UK who were first in their field. 
  • Maggie Alphonsi MBE, England Rugby World Cup Winner and NatWest Six Nations Commentator, will tackle the topic ‘Leadership and Challenging Perceptions’. 
  • Amelia Womack (Deputy Leader of the Green Party) and Derek Thomas MP will address the subject of ‘Leading a Change in Culture’.
  • Wing Commander Natalie Glover will present the topic ‘Succeeding in a Male Dominated Environment.’ 

There will also be a series of breakout sessions on the day, each one designed to tackle specific issues facing girls today.
Topics include:
  • Building Resilience and Developing Coping Strategies
  • Mastering Vocal Impact:  Communicating your ideas with clarity and confidence
  • Why Do We Need Women in STEM?
  • Developing Your Leadership Style
  • Your Daughter's Career in STEM (a seminar for parents)

The conference is generously supported by the Barry T Jones Trust. 


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