#BWSLiveEvent in Glasgow

Venue : 200 SVS, 200 St Vincent St, Glasgow G2 5RQ

A day of business conversation and culture, and spend some time
investing in yourself, your business and your career.

Hosted by STV newsreader Rachel McTavish we have a fantastic line up of speakers throughout the day giving advice on growing a business, improving your leadership skills and gaining confidence.

#BWSLiveEvent helps promote women in business and those looking to set up their own company. We have talks and discussions, focusing on organisational development, managing culture and change, coaching and leadership development.

We will talk to some women that have climbed the career ladder and will share the obstacles they have overcome.

The time is right for women to be able to fully take up their role in organisations, responding to the Scottish Government’s 50/50 by 2020 initiative for board gender balance.

Why You Should Attend The #BWSLiveEvent

The time is right for women to be able to fully take up their role in
organisations, responding to the Scottish Government’s 50/50 by
2020 initiative for board gender balance.

  • The #BWSLiveEvent is aimed at women in management, leadership or professional advisor roles within organisations, and women running their own businesses, new or established.
  • #BWSLiveEvent helps to encourage a pipeline of women to take the next step up in their careers.
  • #BWSLiveEvent is an engaging event and helps to develop women as they prepare to move into leadership roles, developing leadership capability for your career or for you to manage others in your own new business.
  • #BWSLiveEvent is a one day event, with informative speakers and discussions, offering women the opportunity to learn together and connect with other like-minded women in business.

#BWSLiveEvent Agenda

BWS Live Event Glasgow
9:15am - 09:45am
Bridget McCann
What type of communicator are you? Communicate confidently. Learn to communicate confidently and effectively with confidence.
BWS Live Event Glasgow
09:55am - 10:25am
Marianne Meehan
Simplifying the approach for better strategy making.
BWS Live Event Glasgow
10:35am - 11:10am
Kay Davidson
Lead in style: make the right first impression with your personal branding, look and feel like a leader.
BWS Live Event Glasgow
11:20am - 11:45am
Helen McKay, FCIBS
Funding for business, looking at alternative ways for SMEs to get funding to help them grow.
BWS Live Event Glasgow
11:55am - 12:25pm
Marie Rodgers
7 coaching steps for your customer to start saying 'yes'.
BWS Live Event Glasgow
12:30pm - 12:45pm
Superfast Broadband
Helping Scotland's businesses grow. The benefits for super fast broadband with some real life case studies of how its helping businesses.
BWS Live Event Glasgow
12:55pm - 13:25pm
Lauren Taylor
The key to help, wealth and happiness.
BWS Live Event Glasgow
13:35pm - 14:05pm
Colin McKeand
Colin McKeand is Scotland's leading Business Networking Skills Trainer and also a sought after speaker. Colin teaches the art of effective networking that delivers real results and returns on investment.
BWS Live Event Glasgow
14:10pm - 14:40pm
Justine Mitchell
Justine lost her husband and father within days of each other back in 2008 but has managed to create a successful life for herself and her son. She is the co-owner at Dundee United FC and a big supporter of women's and community football and also starter her own spa in Edinburgh. Justine was nominated BWS inspirational woman in 2016.
BWS Live Event Glasgow
14:45pm - 15:00pm
Rachael McTavish
Rachel McTavish will lead a discussion with some females working in this industry. Talking about the roles women are now taking on , how to make it to a senior position, why it's not been an industry that has traditionally appealed to women, and how we can encourage more women to take an interest.
Times and line-up subject to change.