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October 24-26

Huntington Beach, California

Designing an Effective Women’s Empowerment Strategy

Thursday October 26, 11:30 am-12:30 pm

Women’s empowerment is widely recognized as a critical pillar of sustainable global development, and evidence is mounting that investing in women can also improve business performance. In this session, we will outline how companies can credibly commit to the gender equality agenda, assess their current performance against the Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs), and build a robust women’s empowerment strategy. Participants will leave this session knowing how to identify how their company can leverage its full value chain, peers, and strategic partners to make the greatest contribution to women’s progress.

Session Speakers


Angela E. Guy

Angela E. Guy

Senior Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion
L'Oreal USA

Molly Gavin

Molly Gavin

Vice President, Government Affairs and Sustainability
Qualcomm

Aditi Mohapatra

Aditi Mohapatra

Director, Women’s Empowerment
BSR
(Moderator)

Additional confirmed speakers will be published later this summer. Please check back for updates.


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