It has been widely reported there is a large gender gap in the technology industry, with the gap widening further in the telecoms sector. This event will seek to provide a community for women wanting to enter the sector, develop their careers, and for leaders to attract and retain talent. The event will provide delegates with practical information to enhance their professional growth and promote diversity in the telecoms industry.
The event has finished for 2022 - you can still re-watch the sessions on-demand.
2022 Event Speakers
SVP Customer Experience
VP, National Access Networks Engineering
Caroline Y. Chan
Vice President, Network and Edge Group General Manager, Network Business Incubator Division
Senior Vice President, Telco Market Development & Operations
Senior Client Partner
Global HR Director
President & General Manager
Ericsson Wireless Office
Director, Orion Wifi
VP Advanced Technology Group
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Executive Officer
Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas
What to expect from the Digital Forum in 2023
Women in Telco will feature a number of practical discussions throughout the day. Key industry issues will be tackled, such as:
Examining the workforce pipeline - sourcing talent and talent acquisition strategies
Practical advice on mentorship and leadership for women
Exploring sponsors for women in the telecoms sector
Addressing the gender pay gap
Tackling unconscious bias in the workplace
Exploring empathetic leadership
How to stay adaptable and agile in your career
What does the women workforce want? Practical considerations in today’s world
Rising in the ranks – why women make great leaders
The New A-Gender for telcos – gender and equity at work
Bridging the gap – what can male telco leaders do to help achieve gender equality?
Dealing with imposter syndrome
Tackling taboos – a deep dive into mental and physical health issues in a male-dominated workplace
Who Joined Us In 2022?
C-Suite, Managing Directors and Divisional Directors
Are you a business leader looking to make real change? Join us to explore how to promote diversity in your business and develop a strong female leader funnel for the future!
Team Leaders, People Managers and Department Heads
Do you manage a team? You will learn how to tackle the taboos that plague today's workplace environment and create a better performing team!
HR Officers, Talent, Recruitment and Training Managers
Struggling to deliver on diversity goals? Can't build a successful talent pipeline? Discover key sourcing diversity strategies that will help you smash your goals!