Over time, International Women’s Day has evolved and now each year, thousands of events are held throughout the world to recognise the progress that has been made, to inspire women and to celebrate their achievements.
Following on the success from last year and our main speakers Anita Bhalla OBE and Farzana Baduel, you are invited to join us to celebrate women’s achievements locally, nationally and internationally.
The event is expected to attract a wide range of businesses from across the region and it will provide an excellent opportunity to meet fellow members and enjoy a vibrant evening of networking in a relaxed atmosphere. The event is open to all businesses and will include a three course meal.
Attendees will hear from our two key note speakers
Ren Kapur MBE
Founder and CEO of X-Forces Enterprise
Ren is passionate about enabling individuals and communities to support themselves through enterprise. Her focus, throughout her career in sales and marketing, have been strategies that promote business sustainability.
She has combined her years of experience from various organisations to concentrate on entrepreneurial endeavours and support new enterprise, bringing together Corporate, Government and local stakeholder’s agendas. She has channelled these various contacts and working relationships through X-Forces, of which she is CEO and Founder, supporting new enterprise in the ex-military community.
Ren was awarded an MBE for service to Entrepreneurship in the 2016 Queen’s Birthday Honours list.
As an enabler within the sports industry, Shehneela has huge potential to be a door opener for girls and boys in the Asian and non-Asian communities.
Shehneela inspires everyone she comes into contact with – she will be the gateway for many under-represented people looking to get into sports". Shehneela Ahmed has touched many hearts across the UK and across the globe, made many youngsters achieve their goals, what they thought was impossible, to play top flight football.
Now, Shehneela Ahmed is now helping thousand’s of people to become successful in all areas of their life, all while giving back to those in need.
Shehneela Ahmed has been featured on the BBC World News, Skynews, CNN, Skysports, Reuters TV, BBC Sports Day, along with global TV interviews across the globe ...
Shehneela Ahmed, criminal lawyer advocate/ lawyer football agent at PlatinumFA.
Shehneela made soccer history by becoming World's & Britain’s first asian female football agent for the English FA, and has already signed some of Europe’s top football players. Shehneela, who has won numerous awards in women In sport, she is WOFT Ambassador for women in sport in England. Shehneela Ahmed who also works as a duty solicitor criminal advocate in West London, received her license from the FA in September 2013 and aims to be a role model for youngsters and an ambassador for sports in the UK.
An exhibition will take place at our drinks reception. Members & non-members are encouraged to exhibit.
The cost of exhibiting is:
Please note spaces are limited and would be allocated on a first come first served basis.
Exhibitors will have the opportunity to sell their products at the event.