ACCJ The Journal - Events November 2017
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2017 ACCJ Tokyo Women in Business Summit
Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Time: 09:00 - 17:30 Registration opens 08:45; Doors open 09:00 Cocktail Reception 17:30 - 19:00
Venue: Prince Park Tower Tokyo Hosting Committee: Women in Business Committee
The theme of this year's ACCJ Tokyo Women in Business (WIB) Summit is "breaking the mold."
Come join us in our bid to provide practical solutions and advice on how to implement programs and policies that will, over time, lead to an increase in the number of women in management.
For details, please see the ACCJ WIB Summit website here.
Speakers - Ms. Teiko Kudo, Managing Executive Officer, Deputy Head of Wholesale Banking Unit, Deputy Head of Financial Solution Unit, Growth Strategy Promotion Project Team, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation - Mr. Yoichi Miyamoto, Chairman of Shimizu Corporation - Dr. Denise Rutherford, President of 3M Japan Holdings G.K. and 3M Japan Limited; Chairman of 3M Japan Products Limited. Moderator - Mr. Makoto Kuwahara, Chief Country Officer, Deutsche Bank Group
Breakout session topics: ・ Building your brand: Creating a Memorable Professional Identity ・ Returning to the workforce: Changing Internal and External Perceptions ・ Ikuboss/Ikumen: How Diversity Benefits Men and Organizations Too ・ Inclusive leadership: Getting More out of Diversity ・ Ageless workforce: Profile of an Employee c2030 ・ Inequality in HR systems: How Not to Maintain the Status Quo ・ Workstyle reform: Turning a Future Vision into Current Reality ・ Entrepreneurship: Redefining Personal Success ・ Leveraging inclusion for innovation: How Diversity Benefits Your Business Too
Training sessions: ・ Managing Unconscious Bias ・ Getting What You Need in the Workplace
This event is expected to fill up extremely quickly, so please be sure to register early.
Please note that breakout sessions will be unassigned, and seats for each session will be available on a first-come, first-served basis on the day of the event.
Ryann Thomas, Chair Vicki Beyer, Elizabeth Handover, Deborah Hayden, Jiana Leung, Makiko Tachimori (Fukui), Yoshiko Zoet-Suzuki, Zane Zumbahlen, Vice Chairs Ryann Thomas, Board Liaison ACCJ Women in Business Committee
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The 2017 ACCJ Tokyo Women in Business Summit, featuring more than 50 speakers, took place at the Prince Park Tower Tokyo on October 17 and was attended by more than 500 delegates.