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If you missed out on one of our virtual events, don't worry, you can catch up here.

Leading female sports personalities ...

discuss how they overcame challenges and what motivated them to achieve such a successful career.
Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson DBE
Paralympian, Crossbench Peer in the House of Lords, Motivational Speaker & Broadcaster
Professor Laura McAllister CBE
Board Director at the Football Association of Wales Trust
Tennessee Randall
Kickboxing World Champion
Siwan Lillicrap
Wales Women’s Rugby Captain

Trailblazing female industry leaders

on how they overcame challenges and developed resilience to reach the top of their game, and whether this success came at a personal cost.
La-Chun Lindsay
Director, Infrastructure Operations, Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Liz Johnson
British Swimmer & Managing Director & Co-Founder, The Ability People
Annemiek Ballesty Alsem
Senior Vice President Commercial APAC, Fossil Group, Inc

Standing up for what you believe in isn’t always easy ...

An inspiring discussion with women who have succeeded against expectations and refused to accept the limitations placed upon them.
Jill Nalder
The inspiration behind the Russell T Davies hit It's A Sin.
Rosaleen Moriarty-Simmonds OBE
Businesswoman, Equality Campaigner, Prolific Volunteer and Charitable Worker

Looking for top tips to empower you whilst preparing for a new opportunity? ...

Perhaps following a period of unemployment, redundancy, furlough, maternity or caring responsibilities? This practical workshop is a whistle-stop tour of ‘top tips’ to empower you practically and to help prepare you for the transition. 

A field where men used to hold the power ...

Close friends of the University Beti George and Honorary Fellow Elin Rhys will share their experiences of the challenges they have faced reaching the top of their game in the media; a field where men used to hold the power and fights for equal pay were faced along the way.

*Please note that this is a Welsh medium event however simultaneous translation will be available*