Women in Leadership #BreakTheBias: Dialogue & Debate

The recording from a Dialogue & Debate webinar, hosted live at 11am on 9 March 2022. The webinar celebrates International Women's Day on 8 March with the campaign theme: #BreakTheBias

Resource type: Webinar

A recording of our Women in Leadership Dialogue & Debate webinar, streamed live on 9 March 2022 at 11am. This webinar celebrates International Women’s Day 2022, on 8 March 2022, with the campaign theme: #BreakTheBias.

This webinar was curated by Cumberland Lodge Fellows, Adenike Adewuni, Dareen Assaf, Martha Beard, Chandni Patel and Hannah Phillips.

The discussion was hosted by Cumberland Lodge Fellow, Dareen Assaf. Dareen’s research explores female leadership in higher education, in an effort to understand barriers that obstruct female academics from progressing in their careers, and to understand the enablers that have helped those who hold successful executive leadership roles.

Our guest panellists include:

  • Detective Superintendent Paula Bickerdike – West Yorkshire Police
  • Simon Gallow – Advocate and HeForShe Lead at UN Women UK
  • Preet Kaur Gill MP – Labour and Co-operative Member of Parliament for Birmingham, Edgbaston; Shadow Cabinet Minister for International Development
  • Dr Alexandra Ramadan – Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Oxford

Dialogue & Debate

This webinar is part of our regular series of Dialogue & Debate webinars, which explores pressing issues of social cohesion in the UK, involving guest speakers from a range of sectors and perspectives.

Audio-only recording

If you prefer to listen back to this webinar, you can do so via our SoundCloud channel here, or search for our Dialogue & Debate series on any major podcasting platforms.