Get Connected 2010: WEConnect Europe conference

Date & Time: 
Thursday, October 7, 2010 - 09:00 to 17:00

HSBC, 8 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5HQ




WEConnect Europe is the leading global supplier diversity initiative spearheading the connection of women-owned business and multinational corporations. It is Europe's leading advocate of women-owned businesses as suppliers to global and national corporations and government bodies. Our corporate members include Accenture, Alcatel-Lucent, AT&T, Boeing, Citi, Cisco, Ernst & Young, HP, IBM, Intel, Manpower, Mastercard, Motorola, Pfizer, PG&E and Walmart.

Join us at the first WEConnect Europe conference to meet with corporations who are diversifying their supply chain to include women-owned businesses; learn about supplier diversity and how to leverage certification to win contracts; meet successful women business owners who are already doing corporate business and understand how best to work together.

Our keynote speakers and panelists include:

  • Lorely Burt MP, Chair of the Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Party and Chair of the Liberal Democrat Parliamentary committee on Business, Innovation and Skills
  • Margaret Heffernan, Entrepreneur, Chief Executive and author of How She Does It - How Women Entrepreneurs are changing the rules for business success
  • Gloria Bohan, CEO and Founder, Omega World Travel
  • Elizabeth Vazquez, CEO and Co Founder, WEConnect International
  • Linda Denny, President of WBENC (Women’s Business Enteprise National Council USA)
  • Suzanne Doyle Morris, Executive Coach and author of "Beyond the Boys Club"
  • Deb Leary OBE, President of British Association of Women Entrepreneurs, and founder and MD of Forensic Pathways
  • Susan Heaton Wright, vocal and communications trainer and founder of NSN Productions
  • Claire Mason, Managing Director of Man Bites Dog, award winning PR company
  • Nikki Walker, Inclusion and Diversity Director European Markets, Cisco
  • Dagmar Steinmetz, VdU (German Association of Women Entrepreneurs)
  • Eileen Brown, CEO, Amastra
  • David Allcock, Senior Manager, Supply Management Strategy, HSBC

Conference Fees

WBE-Women Business Enterprise:(certified by WEConnect Europe, Canada, India, China, or WBENC)
£ 75.00 + VAT

Corporate Members:
£75.00 + VAT

Other Women Business Owners:
£100.00 + VAT

Other delegates:
£125.00 + VAT

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Further Information

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