CONFERENCE:

When Women Lead

Second Edition

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WHEN WOMEN LEAD: 

INSIGHTS ON THE

TRANSFORMATIVE POWER OF

FEMALE LEADERSHIP 

II Edition

March 8,9 &10, 2021

When Women Lead will highlight the importance of gender equality and the empowerment of women so that both men and women can thrive as equal participants in society.  

Speakers from the public and private sectors, as well as from civil society will discuss the situation in Colombia and Latin America.

CONFERENCE SESSIONS:

SESSION 1:

INCREASING WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP IN LATIN AMERICA

Panelists:

  • Alexa Gerez, Consulting Coordinator LATAM, Aquales

  • Gisell Pugliese, Economic Advisor, Presidency of Colombia

  • Silvana Lara, Director of Public Affairs, Microsoft Colombia

  • Daniela Konietzko, President, Fundacion WWB

  • Camila Kaul, Head of Sales Development & Strategy at Google | Founder of Just a Squiggle

  • Maria Emilia Correa, Co-founder, Sistema B | Board Member, Colbub

  • Monica Contreras, President, Transportadora de Gas Internacional

  • Marilyn Foglia, Managing Director, UBS Global Asset Management

  • Carla Garay, Senior Director Government Relations, Procter & Gamble

  • Ana Blanco, Director, External Affairs, Philip Morris International

  • Ana Maria Betancourt, Plant Manager, Idemia Colombia

  • Carolina Ocampo, Project Lead, Columbia Center for Sustainable Investment

Moderator:

  • Catalina Rengifo, Senior Manager Government Affairs, South America, IBM

SESSION 2:

MUJERES, CIENCIA Y EMPRENDIMIENTO

Panelists:

  • H.E. Mabel Torres, Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation 

  • Alberto Mario Rincon, General Director, L'Oréal Colombia

  • Andrea Costantini, Head of Scientific Engagement, Philip Morris International

Moderator:

  • Rosario Casa, CEO & Co-Founder, XR Americas

 

SESSION 3:

THE ROLE OF MEN IN GENDER EQUALITY

Panelists:

  • Jurgen Loeber, Projects & Drilling Vice President, Ecopetrol 

  • Felipe Janica, Lead Partner, Ernst & Young

 

Moderator:

  • Maria Jose Ramirez, President, LarrainVial Colombia