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Spotlight on Success Conference

15 August 2019


Conference celebrating female entrepreneurs and leaders

The Spotlight on Success Conference is a bespoke Women in Business (WIB) event with talks from leaders of the corporate and entrepreneurial world who have reached the top of the corporate ladder or founded and grown their own business.

The conference aims to:

  • inspire and motivate attendees
  • explore leadership skills, style and approach
  • provide examples of overcoming obstacles, challenges and fears
  • highlight the skills required to deliver, influence and perform as a successful leader

The conference will have a diverse range of speakers from both the corporate and entrepreneurial world.  These include:

  • Marie-Therese McGivern - Chief Executive and Principal at Belfast Metropolitan College
  • Fiona Tierney - Member of the Board of eir and of the Board of the IMI and past member of the Civil Service Management Board and of the Board of Trocaire.
  • Tracy Meharg - Permanent Secretary in the Department for Communities
  • Dr Wendy Austin MBE - Journalist, presenter of BBC Radio Ulster’s Inside Business programme
  • Isabel Jennings - Director of Marketing, Recruitment ,Communications and Internationalisation at Queen's University Belfast
  • Mairead Mackle - Founder & CEO of Homecare Independent Living and Fabraco, WIBNI Board Member,  Partner at LiftIreland and Founder of EvolveWomen
  • Jackie Henry - Senior Partner of Deloitte in Northern Ireland

Conference details
Date: Thursday 5 December 2019
Time: 09:00 - 14:00
Cost: WIB members: £55 + VAT / Non members: £70 + VAT
Venue: Crowne Plaza, Belfast

Register your place.