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Women in Business

Women in Business

Thursday, Sep 17, 2020 From 12:00 to 17:00

Opportunities and Challenges Arising After the Pandemic

PROGRAM:


12:00 Registration

12:30 Welcome

  • Ronald Blaško, Executive Director, AmCham Slovakia


12:40 Panel Discussion #1 (public)

Are women and men affected differently during the pandemic in social, political or economic terms, and, if so, how can we achieve fairer outcomes?

How can we address questions of mental health and wellbeing of the most impacted groups by this crisis – women, children and elderly?

Panelists:

  • Miriam Lexmann, Member of the European Parliament, TBC
  • Lucia Ďuriš Nicholsonova, Member of the European Parliament, TBC
  • Natasha Franceschi, Deputy Chief of Mission, U.S. Embassy in Bratislava, TBC
  • Prof. Darina Malová, PhD. Comenius University, Professor of Political Science, TBC

Moderator: Barbara Jagušák


13:45 Coffee break


14:30 Opening remarks

  • Citibank Europe plc., TBC


14:40 Panel Discussion #2 (private)

In this COVID era, are companies involving women into crisis task forces and response teams, and ensure that both women and men are represented in COVID-related processes?

How will management strategies respond to the need for flexibility in the context of post corona work transformation?

Panelists:

  • Michal Nebeský, Chief Executive Officer in Czech Republic and Cluster Head for Czech Republic & Slovakia, Citibank Europe plc., TBC
  • Barbora Záhradníková, General Manager, Adient Slovakia s.r.o., 
  • Stephen Caulfield, Vice President Global Field Services, Dell Bratislava Site Leader, Dell, s.r.o., TBC

Moderator: Barbara Jagušák 


15:40 PwC Global Report: Women in Work Index

  • Alica Pavúková, Partner, Assurance Leader, PwC Slovakia , TBC


16:10 CHAT: The Beauty Bias

Can attractiveness bias, as a type of unfair advantage hold employees back from reaching their full potential and successfully utilizing their skill set?

Are women considered more competent when perceived as more attractive?

Panelists to be confirmed

Moderator: Barbara Jagušák


16:45 Networking



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Aso Vending - coffee


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