Hope Street Xchange were thrilled to welcome Sunderland’s International Women’s Day 2018 conference to our Enterprise & Innovation Suites for the second year in a row on Thursday 8th March.
The sell-out event saw over 200 women come together to listen to a range of inspirational speakers, celebrating women in the workplace and the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women around the world.
The speakers included:
- Louise Kennedy – Oculus HR
- Allison Raper – Teesdale Cheesemakers
- Naomi Morrow – Software City
- Sarah Greenwell – Big Little Toys
- Kevin Haynes – Greggs
- Roz Anderson – Professor of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
- Sharon MacArthur – Miss Menopause
- Adrienne Dickson – Doggie Diner
- Julia Austin – Tyne Bank Brewery
Followed by a lunch provided by Greggs and a chance for networking to discuss the inspiring morning! It was a fantastic day for all and we hope you can join us in 2019 when we do it all again!