Program

Day 1
30 May 2018
Day 2
31 May 2018
Day 3
01 Jun 2018
18:30 - 20:00

President’s Reception

08:00 - 09:00

Registration / Breakfast

Discussion Panel – Latest Research Findings

Learn the latest research findings in the field of gender balance from leading academics.
10:45 - 11:15

Networking Coffee Break

Discussion Panel – Innovative Approaches

Discover the tips and tricks of organizations currently leading the industry when it comes to gender balance.
Can Erel
Can Erel
12:30 - 14:00

Networking Luncheon

Managing everyday bias

This workshop will introduce the concept of implicit bias with a focus on gender bias. Participants will engage in activities to raise personal awareness and explore strategies based on research...
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Heather Huhtanen

Gender-based Challenges in Airline Training & Testing Environment

This workshop will explore some practical solutions on how to make the airline training and checking environment a better experience for female pilots. Karin will begin a brainstorming session to...
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Karin Juergensen

Inclusive Training Curriculum Development Part 1: Language and Content

Part I of the workshop will cover the fundamentals for developing training curriculum using language and selecting content that directly and indirectly aims to advance inclusion with a focus on...
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Heather Huhtanen
15:30 - 16:00

Networking Coffee Break

Inclusive Training Curriculum Development Part 2: Facilitation Design Features

Part II of the workshop will focus on the facilitation design features that are necessary to include within training curriculum in order to advance inclusion and increase retention and resonance.
Heather Huhtanen

Leveraging the power of diverse teams

Diversity offers both potential costs and benefits for organizations. Research highlights that properly managed diverse teams outperform homogeneous teams. This workshop explores the challenges of managing a diverse team.

Fly It Forward® Award Ceremony

Keynote Speaker – Béatrice Vialle was one of the first women accepted at ENAC, the first female pilot hired by Air Littoral, and one of only 3 women to pilot...
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Béatrice Vialle
20:00 - 23:00

OPTIONAL – Networking Dinner River Cruise

Designing women-friendly environments

Designing looks that attract new customers and cultivate brand loyalty are the bread and butter of retailers. This workshop explores design elements that will give an edge to organizations seeking...
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10:15 - 10:45

Networking Coffee Break

Leveraging the iCWF label

Join our President to learn more about qualifying for the iWOAW Certified Women Friendly label and using it to attract more women towards your organization.