Global Female Leaders 2022

Hotel Adlon Kempinski, Berlin, GermanyMap
Register until:Fri, 05/6/2022, 09:08 AM GMT+2


“Are you a changemaker? Then stay curious and stay inspired.” Following this maxim,  we will again bring together 300 forward-thinking and inspiring female executives, influential leaders and entrepreneurs from across the globe.

They will share their visions and experiences about upcoming corporate trends and find solutions to the most daunting challenges for businesses and societies. The central topics in 2022 are:
  • Resilient Leadership and Governance in Uncertain Times
  • Climate Change, Health and Food Sustainability
  • Sustainable Solutions for Cities and Mobility of the Future
  • Technology and Media – Challenging and Empowering Society
Join us in March, gain fresh perspectives and explore new opportunities resulting in personal and collective growth!

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Join our Fantastic Lineup of Leaders, Trend-Setters and Visionaries:
Prof Dr Ulrike Ackermann | Founder and Director | John Stuart Mill Institute for Research on Freedom | Germany
Dr Maha Hosain Aziz | Professor, Author, Cartoonist in the NYU MA International Relations Program | NYU - The Graduate School of Arts and Science | USA
Blanca Baez | SVP, Global Head of Pharma & Biotech | Molecular Health| Germany
Marleece Barber | Chief Medical Officer | Lockheed Martin | USA
Dr Loubna Bouarfa | CEO & Founder | OKRA Technologies | UK
Inna Braverman | Founder and CEO | Eco Wave Power | Israel
Prof Dr Vanessa Miriam Carlow | Director of the Institute for Sustainable Urbanism (ISU) | Technical University of Braunschweig | Germany
Prof Yali Cong | Professor of Medical Ethics and Deputy Director of the Institute of Medical Humanities | Peking University Health Science Centre | China
Dr Melinda Crane | Chief Correspondent | Deutsche Welle TV | USA / Germany
Lucy Crompton-Reid | Chief Executive | Wikimedia UK | UK
Bertrand de la Chapelle | Executive Director | Internet & Jurisdiction Policy Network | France
Saori Dubourg | Member of the Executive Board | BASF | Germany
Béatrice Guillaume-Grabisch | Executive Vice President - Head of Group HR & Business Services | Nestlé | Switzerland
Dr Rebecca Harding | Independent Economist, Author, CEO | Coriolis Technologies | UK
Claudia Hartwich | Senior HR Director | Microsoft | Germany
Dr Mara Catherine Harvey | Managing Director | UBS Switzerland | Switzerland
Pia Heidenmark Cook | Chief Sustainability Officer | Ingka Group (IKEA) | Sweden
Carla Hustedt | Senior Project Manager „Ethics of Algorithms“ | Bertelsmann Stiftung | Germany
Aya Jaff | Trader, Author, Tech Entrepreneur | Germany
Asher Jay | National Geographic Explorer, Creative Conservationist | Yoke & Anchor | USA
Bea Knecht | Founder and Board Member | Zattoo International | Switzerland
Ruth Knox | Managing Associate | Linklaters LLP | UK
Karolina Korth | Chief Digital Officer, Head of Strategy | Siemens Mobility | Spain
Nadine Kuester | General Secretary | Danone D-A-CH | Germany
Xenia zu Hohenlohe | Managing Partner, Founder | The Considerate Group | Germany
Angelika Huber-Straßer | Head of Corporates | KPMG | Germany
Harini Kulatunga | VP, Head of Solutions, Unmanned Aerial Mobility | Airbus | UK
Karen Penney | Vice President Payments Products UK | Western Union | UK
Prof Katharina Lange | Professor of Leadership | IMD | Switzerland
Talia Rafaeli | Head of Israel, Partnering and Venturing | Porsche Digital | Israel
Sonja Laud | Chief Investment Officer | Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) | UK
Maria Ressa | CEO & Executive Editor | Rappler. com | Philippines
Theresa Löber | Head of Climate Strategy | Bank of England | UK
Helene von Roeder | CFO | Vonovia | Germany
Gioia Manetti | CEO Southern Europe & Vice President International | AutoScout24 | Italy
Prof Dr Helga Rübsamen-Schaeff | Founding CEO, Chair of the Adv. Board | AiCuris | Germany
Elisabeth Mansfeld | Head of Cities Program | Alfred Herrhausen Gesellschaft | Germany
Kathrin Schnidar | CFO | SCARLETRED | Austria
Cecilia McAleavey | Director Sustainable Eating & Public Affairs | Oatly | Sweden
Dr Julia Schönbohm | Partner Patent Litigation | Linklaters LLP | Germany
Sarah Metcalfe | Certified Chief Happiness Officer, Head of Customer Service | Sure Petcare | UK
Pia Steinmann | Marketing Director Brand Communication | BABOR | Germany
Virginia Covo Naranjo | Global Director, Sustainability Supply Chain | Anheuser-Busch InBev | USA
Nela Novakovic | Director Finance & Operations | Kyowa Kirin GmbH | Germany
Mareike Ohlberg | Senior Fellow, Asia Programme | German Marshall Fund of the US (GMF) | Germany
Sara Ortloff | Director, UX Design | Google | USA
Ipek Ozsuer | Digital Transformation and IT Lead, Corporate Functions | Bayer | Germany
Allyson Stewart-Allen | CEO | International Marketing Partners Ltd. | UK
Bianca Stringuini | Senior Director, Inclusion & Community for Asia Pacific | VISA | Singapore
Audrey Tang | Digital Minister Taiwan | Taiwan
Sarah Syed | Technology Reporter | Bloomberg | Germany
Anita Zielina | Director Strategic Initiatives | Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY| USA

Besides a content-driven programme, the summit provides an exclusive opportunity for networking and building new business relationships:
  • Pre-Summit Programme 8th May, 2022 with Think Tank Academy an Cocktail Reception at China Club Berlin
  • Gala Dinner 9th May, 2022 at the exclusive landmark Hotel Adlon Kempinski Berlin

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