WIN’s 1st conference in India will help identify the opportunities for women in developing countries like India, and accelerate the involvement of women in decision making, entrepreneurship, corporations and in leading communities.
New Delhi, February 15, 2013: Women Achievers from Media, Government, Corporations and Civil Society will add knowledge and exuberance to the upcoming WINConference – an international leadership event being organised for the first time in India from 22nd -23rd February in New Delhi. The exclusive event is slated to have well known women achievers addressing the conference like Sangeeta Talwar, former MD NDDB Dairy Services, Dr. Ranjana Kumari, Director, Centre for Social Research; Yasmine Hilton, Chairman, Shell India; Isabelle Demangeat, Consultant International Management Coach; Shohbhana Bhartia, Chairperson & Editorial Director, Hindustan Times Media, Anjali Raina, Executive Director, Harvard Business School India Research Centre; Seema Kohli, Indian, Free Lance Contemporary Artist; Geetu Verma, Indian, Executive Director – Foods, Hindustan Unilever Limited among several others. The sessions at the conference which will help explain the tenets of creating the inclusive company and will also help participants gain an understanding of work-life balance and feminine leadership through various role models. Sessions will demystify what women whose careers stand out are doing differently, and how their courage, perseverance and feminine touch helped them move ahead and even pave the way for others.
Other interesting topics being covered in the conference include- How organisations are creating inclusive and sustainable business cultures while embracing women, diversity and healthy work-life balance opportunities, what are the strategies, programs or initiatives that can be used to create this conscious culture, how are women impacting business models and bottom lines etc. Kristin Engvig, founder and president of WIN (Women International Networking) explains: “WIN promotes and models the values of a global mindset, authentic contribution and the feminine way of leadership, collaboration and sustainability.
The WINConference is the most innovative event wholly dedicated to women’s leadership and proven to not only develop women in business but also nurture them as individuals.” Supported by local organisations like Stree Shakti & CEQUIN, both leading NGO’s working for equity and inclusion of women, WIN’s first Conference in India is all set to help women accelerate their journey, gain new skills, create supportive relationships and find courage to take charge in a feminine, authentic and global way.
Speaking on the lines of this partnership, Rekha Mody, President, Stree Shakti said “I first attended the WINConference in 2010 and was so impressed that I not only participated in subsequent WINConferences but also invited Kristin and WIN to India for their first WINConference in New Delhi. I’m sure that they will WIN many hearts in India!”
About WIN® –
WIN® is Women’s International Networking, an independent global leadership organization inspiring women worldwide. A pioneer in the field, WIN develops, empowers and connects leaders with a feminine, authentic and global vision. It is a reference for aware women and conscious men working internationally and world class companies active in women’s leadership and diversity & inclusion. It runs the women’s preferred global leadership forum, the WINConference, the WINCorporate Network Group, the WIN Development Fund and the WINCommunity. For more details, please contact: Shreshtha Kumar, Anshu J Singh Communicators India (On behalf of WIN) Ph: +91-11-46082436, 40562918 M: +91- 9873077438, 9971761768 Email: [email protected]