With branches in Bristol, London, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Birmingham we have reach all over the UK, offering events that allow our members and non-members access to the very best of industry thought, insight and education.

Glasgow: Gender Pay Gap Speaker Event

Industry Expert
Glasgow
Thu 26th Apr 2018
£0£5
We are delighted to welcome Dawn Dickson to speak on this topic and to outline what the upcoming new legislation means for companies and individuals in practical terms.

Social Drinks

Networking
London
Thu 26th Apr 2018
FREEFREE
Join us as we bring together members at a different venue each month for drinks and conversation in the relaxed surroundings of the City’s best bars.

Gen Y: Millennials in the Workplace

Millennial Woman
London
Mon 30th Apr 2018
FREE£20
To explore and understand how millennials are redefining the workplace, join us for a healthy debate with a panel of millennials and management on the myths, characteristics and expectations that surround millennials in the workplace.

An interview with Susan Allen - Head of Retail Distribution, Santander (UK)

Distinguished speakers
London
Wed 2nd May 2018
SOLD OUT
We are thrilled that Susan Allen has agreed to be our next High Profile Speaker.

Edinburgh: Third Sector Trustees – Welcoming Women on Board

Women on Boards
Edinburgh
Thu 3rd May 2018
FREE£10
A panel discussion which will focus on the roles and responsibilities of a trustee and provide first hand experience of being on a Board.

Edinburgh: Coretta Barry: Ready to be Less Steady? How to survive in a VUCA World

Personal Excellence Programme
Edinburgh
Tue 8th May 2018
SOLD OUT
This taster workshop explains the skills you need and how you develop in order to survive and thrive in an ever changing, Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous world.

Private Shopping Evening At Harvey Nichols

Networking
Bristol
Wed 9th May 2018
FREEFREE
We are delighted to invite you to a private shopping evening at the luxury retailer, Harvey Nichols.

Banking on Diversity in Tech Series - The Levers of Change

Hot Topics
London
Thu 10th May 2018
FREEFREE
Lloyds Banking Group, in collaboration with Women in Banking and Finance, The Return Hub, CFA and Digital Leaders, is delighted to invite you to a Hackathon focused on addressing the gender and diversity imbalance in the technology sector.

Glasgow: Professor Heather McGregor, CBE – Careers Advice for Ambitious Women

Distinguished speakers
Glasgow
Thu 10th May 2018
SOLD OUT
Professor McGregor’s wealth of experience in the workplace, development of business leaders and her global perspective brings a truly unique insight into Careers Advice for Ambitious Women.

RESILIENCE – BOUNCE BACK BRILLIANTLY

Personal Excellence Programme
London
Mon 14th May 2018
SOLD OUT
Join us for this engaging and interactive event which aims to help you develop a level of resilience to ensure you bounce back quickly, positively and effectively so that you can maximise your potential.

Stress: Are We Coping?

Personal Excellence Programme
Birmingham
Wed 16th May 2018
FREE£10
This year the theme of Mental Health Awareness Week is – Stress: are we coping? During this experiential session you will learn techniques to reduce stress and improve your mental well being.

Edinburgh: Mental Health: Leadership and changing the culture

Personal Excellence Programme
Edinburgh
Wed 16th May 2018
FREE£10
In honour of Mental Health Week 2018, WIBF are delighted that Maggie Georgopoulos is sharing insights with us for new perspectives and how to lead the charge of de-stigmatising mental health so that others will follow freely.

Covert Competition : Are women holding each other back?

Personal Excellence Programme
Birmingham
Tue 22nd May 2018
FREE£10
Speaker Dr Mairi Macleod will talk about how women compete with one another, the implications for working relationships, and how we can improve these.

Edinburgh: Artificial Intelligence Business Breakfast

Industry Expert
Edinburgh
Tue 29th May 2018
FREE£5
Join us to find out more about the challenges and opportunities of incorporating AI into products and operations, explore technology trends and how AI, Machine Learning and Automation will impact business in 2018 and beyond.

Bristol Summer Party

Networking
Bristol
Wed 6th Jun 2018
FREEFREE
We're delighted to host our annual Bristol Summer Party for members and the wider network alike.

3 Things You Should Know Before Asking Your Boss For A Pay Rise

Personal Excellence Programme
Birmingham
Wed 13th Jun 2018
FREE£10
In today’s workplace it’s no longer enough to competently work hard and expect to be rewarded automatically. You need to be visible, have impact in the business and be proactive in asking to be paid what you’re worth.

21st ANNUAL AWARDS FOR ACHIEVEMENT LUNCHEON 2018

Awards
London
Fri 15th Jun 2018
£200£250
Celebrating top talent in the banking and finance industry, WIBF's annual Awards for Achievement are a vibrant occasion to remember.

Paddle-boarding

Networking
Bristol
Thu 5th Jul 2018
£12£15
Experience the UK’s fastest growing watersport and see Bristol from a brand new perspective.

HOW BUSINESS CAN THRIVE IN AN AGE OF DIVERSITY

Personal Excellence Programme
London
Mon 9th Jul 2018
FREE£20
In this session, facilitator Danny Kalman will identify the key business drivers for organisations to take D&I seriously.

Edinburgh: Financial Crime Business Breakfast

Industry Expert
Edinburgh
Wed 29th Aug 2018
TBC
The financial services sector faces challenges when it comes to tackling financial crime. This criminal activity results in losses for businesses and can impact consumers too. Join us to hear more from our two leading industry experts in this field.

THE POWER OF PROFILE

Personal Excellence Programme
London
Mon 10th Sep 2018
TBC
Personal profile can be one of the most powerful elements in your business armoury, but you have to know what tools and techniques will help you build it, protect it and drive your success.

TAP INTO YOUR UNKNOWN POTENTIAL

Personal Excellence Programme
London
Mon 8th Oct 2018
TBC
Your mind is a powerful tool. Once you have a deeper understanding of how it works, how you can use it, how you can bypass the blind spots that seemingly stall progress, it is like having the access code to a beautiful device that is capable of wonderful t

BUILDING HIGH PERFORMANCE TEAMS

Personal Excellence Programme
London
Mon 5th Nov 2018
TBC
In this session, speaker John Farrer will help us to understand that effective performance depends on effective teamwork, whether in a management team, a project team or a service delivery team.

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