Sari Brodi the Head of Diversity IKEA Group will visit Prague and will be the key note speaker on the first day of conference EQUAL PAY DAY

Teaching women to find their drive

Already on April 13 and 14, the 9th annual event of the legendary Equal Pay Day – WOMEN TO THEMSELVES, the largest educational event in the Czech Republic, will take place at the Clarion Congress Hotel Prague. The event is organized by the non-profit organization Business & Professional Women. Two days of energy, networking, sharing, inspiration and support are waiting for you.

There are a lot of stories waiting for you. There is no such place hosting so many exceptional and inspirational personalities. This year’s conference guests will be: Her Excellency Barbara C. Richardson, Ambassador of Canada, Lenka Bradáčová, Chief Prosecutor, Sari Brody, Global Director of Diversity and Leadership IKEA Group. The invitation was also accepted by Maggie Semple, a world-renowned, successful British businesswoman, as well as by Petra Končelíková, the founder of wFund.vc that aims to invest in companies founded and run by women. Also Tatiana Gregor Kuchařová. Nicole Erdmann, IKEA Country Property Manager, Kateřina Zapletalová, a member of the board of directors of Moser, or Simona Kijonková, the founder of Zásilkovna, often referred to as the first lady of e-commerce, will appear in panel discussions.

Please, find here more information about the program and the guests.

Saturday’s mentoring day is based on the unique principle of speed mentoring. About 60 experienced managers and businesswomen present variety of themes in one hour blocks, particularly in the areas of professional and personal development. The mentoring program can be found here. WHERE YOU CAN ALSO PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS

„Our goal is to change the position of women in society by teaching them to have a drive and creating a freedom of choice for them,“ says Lenka Šťastná, president of the non-profit organization Business & Professional Women CR.

Check out the 8th year video.

Do you want to know why the Equal Pay Day event – WOMEN TO THEMSELVES takes place? Are you looking for more information? Just have a look at www.mentorky.cz.

– www.bpwcr.cz, www.nordicchamber.cz


Překlad: Věrka Koukalová