Government Ambassador for Women's Enterprise Lorely Burt MP Joins IFB2014
The Women’s Enterprise Policy Group UK, The Women’s Organisation and Downtown in Business invite women who are starting or running their own business to meet with Lorely Burt MP, recently named as the government lead for women’s enterprise, as part of the International Festival of Business 2014.
Lorely Burt MP
'Women in Enterprise, Essential for our Economy?' aims to start a discussion on what can be done to support more women to start and grow their own business. At this interesting event women will have the chance to hear from a panel of experts and the opportunity to discuss their own thoughts on the challenges and benefits women face in trying to start and grow a business in the UK. This event is the ideal forum for women to directly contribute their ideas and suggestions but also get expert advice and support. The event will also serve as a great networking opportunity for women.
Lorely Burt MP will be joined on the panel by business experts - Jackie Brierton, Managing Director and Policy Director of Women's Enterprise Scotland andMichael Burrow, Regional Director, Business Banking RBS/ Nat West North of England.
This event taking place on Friday 11th July 2pm-4.30pm at 54 St James Street in the Baltic Triangle will be chaired by Maggie O’Carroll, CEO of The Women’s Organisation and Chair of WEPG UK and sponsored by Natwest.
Booking is essential as places are limited places for this event