FL Leadership Summit & Awards 2021

FL Leadership Summit & Awards 2021


November 26


09:15 am - 07:00 pm



Forward Ladies

Website: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/forward-ladies-6649089083
We created the FL Leadership Summit & Awards to inspire, celebrate and connect women in the workplace. Join us!

The 2021 FL Leadership Summit & Awards is set to be one of the largest virtual conferences attracting 1000s of guests.

This year, the theme is “Balanced Leadership”.

We are bringing together carefully curated expert panels, as well as industry-leading speakers to share thoughts on how we create a safer, healthier and more gender-balanced working environment for all.

The FL (Forward Ladies) Leadership Summit & Awards will bring together women from all levels, industries, organisations and backgrounds to discuss their journeys and careers.


Panel themes include: Leadership, Growth, Future Proof Your Business and Future Workplace. New speakers and panel updates will be added regularly so please grab your tickets now!


The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony. Check out the shortlist here.

Date: Friday 26th November 2021

Location: Online

Time: 9.15am to 7pm

Tickets include:

  1. Live presentations
  2. Awards ceremony
  3. Networking
  4. Letterbox Gift boxes**
  5. Complimentary digital offers

** Gift boxes are for VIP ticket holders ONLY.

Your Host:


Griselda Togobo MPhil, ACA, is an international corporate consultant and trainer. She is also a multi-faceted entrepreneur, engineer and chartered accountant. At her core, she is a commercially focused business consultant, but her experience as a black woman in the corporate world drives her. She now uses her vast international experience to help progressive global companies create inclusive workplaces. Griselda gives keynotes, talks and workshops to businesses interested in improving the gender and racial diversity of their teams.



Anna joined Boeing as Managing Director of Boeing Defence UK in 2019 from GKN Aerospace. She is responsible for Boeing UK’s significant defence programmes, people and sites and the organisation’s growth, alignment and business development. Boeing, across all businesses, operates in over 30 key Boeing and customer sites and employs 2,500 people directly and many more through a significant domestic supply chain.


Business Director of Harper Fox Search Partners, leading this purpose led business through providing leadership talent and diverse executive search solutions for the global energy, engineering, utilities and manufacturing sectors.


Alex Depledge is one of the leading female lights in the UK tech scene. An innovative, principled and inspiring businesswoman, she co-funded the pioneering Hassle.com, which sold for £27 million in 2015.

She has now started Resi, a groundbreaking online architectural service that is revolutionising how Britons renovate.

Alex was the FL awards overall business woman of the year winner in 2019.

Check out the full list of speakers here.

10% of ticket sales will be donated charity

We are a community that supports and empowers other communities.

10% of ticket sales will be donated to the Young Women’s Trust . Young Women’s Trust is a feminist organisation working to achieve economic justice for young women.

Don’t just take our word for it.

“Griselda Togobo, you have created something so special with forwardladies.com. A community that inspires, supports and encourages and learns from each other. I was nominated by the most fabulous Dr Leigh Hoath in 2019 AND I won. It gave me the confidence to make some bold moves in my career, and I have not looked back. Thank you ! Nominate, nominate! Good luck.”

– Julianne Antrobus – Global Head of Nuclear, PA Consulting Group, STEM Leader – National Winner 2019.


Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Forward Ladies Head Office, Tel 0845 64 34 940 or email enquiries@forwardladies.com

How do I become a Forward Ladies Member?

Signing up for a paid ticket for the conference means you are automatically given login details to become a member at www.forwardladies.com

What is the refund policy?

Please see our terms and conditions on our website for more information should you need to cancel or amend your booking: www.forwardladies.com/about/terms-and-conditions/

About forwardladies.com

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“When you get these jobs that you have been so brilliantly trained for, just remember that your real job is that if you are free, you need to free somebody else. If you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else.”

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