Business and Professional Women (BPWUK) is committed to helping women achieve their full potential in the workplace and public life.
Their 80th Annual Conference takes place Friday & Saturday 20-21 April at the Park Inn Hotel in Nottingham and (with the exception of Saturday morning) is open to the public - we'd love to see you!
The conference brings together experts who will share their experience in three themed sessions that explore issues and opportunities facing today's business and professional women. These are:
Education and training
Health and medicine
Carol Brooks has over 40 years of experience in training and development in the business world and with the Territorial Army. She has been a senior operational manager for libraries and a Lieutenant Colonel with the Territorial Army and took a team out to Kosovo in 1999. She is a Fellow of CILIP (Chartered Institute of Library & Information Professionals) and was also awarded an Honorary Fellowship for services to CPD. She is also an Associate of CIPD.
Founder of Chrysalis Development www.chrysalisdevelopment.co.uk she is accredited to deliver training using the Jigsaw Discovery Tool© which she uses in many of her courses. Trained as a ‘Brain Friendly’ practitioner she has a passion for investigating how we can use behavioural and learning tools to enable retention of learning.
In her ‘spare time’ she runs All4Burma (www.all4burma.org.uk) to help refugees and the internally displaced people of Burma as they struggle to re-establish sustainable lives.