Women in Leadership 2022 Agenda

Agenda: Women in Leadership

Monday 5 September (subject to change / final confirmations)

12:00Registration; Networking & Light Refreshments
13:00Welcome Nicola Scrivings
Chair, East of England Ambulance Service
13:10OverviewWhy we’re here:

Anna Parry
AACE Deputy Managing Director
13:20Panel Discussion Overcoming challenges – lived experience

Suzanne Rastrick OBE
Chief Allied Health Professions Officer, NHS England, in conversation with…

Pauline Howie OBE
Chief Executive, Scottish Ambulance Service

Helen Ray
Chief Executive, North East Ambulance Service

This session aims to discuss:
• Leadership journeys as women in the NHS / ambulance service – where has gender made a difference, where hasn’t it?
• Challenges faced and how they have been surmounted
• Advice to other women leaders or aspiring women leaders
14:05Speaker Session Showcasing and celebrating progress

Maxine Power, Jennie Peall and Valerie Davies
North West Ambulance Service

Amy Beet and Lauren Dunn
South Western Ambulance Service

This session aims to provide some context to the work underway across two specific trusts in relation to women / gender equality and talk about some of the excellent initiatives / pieces of work being progressed
15:20Speaker Session Tackling misogyny
Dana James-Edwards
Head of Diversity and Inclusion, The King’s Fund
16:05 CloseNicola Scrivings
Chair, East of England Ambulance Service