QUB Leadership Conference


Queen’s Gender Initiative in partnership with the Queen’s University Management School’s Leadership Initiative are pleased to invite you to


Women in Leadership:  Challenging Times Create Exciting Opportunities


Date        Friday 21 October 2011


Venue:          Riddel Hall, Queen’s University, Belfast


The conference speakers, all established leaders in their fields, represent the spectrum of public, professional, corporate and academic life. They are:


·         Judith Gillespie, Deputy Chief Constable NI

·         Maire O’Neill, School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

·         Elizabeth Pollitzer, Director, Portia Ltd

·         Jill Garrett, LT Consulting Ltd


      These inspiring speakers will share experiences gained during their individual career pathways which shaped their development as leaders. Conference participants will learn how the speakers created, identified and took advantage of opportunities during good times and in more challenging contexts. 


The event will be chaired by Sheila Fleming-Mitchell, Queen’s Senator and Director of Human Resources at Liberty IT.


Queen’s University Belfast is the ideal host of this conference.  Recognized in 2011 as a Top 50 Employer for Women in the UK, it has successfully supported women’s leadership development for more than a decade.   The event is part of the Belfast Festival at Queen’s, and is open to the public, business, corporate and professional sectors, as well as to women and men in the University.


For information contact Cathy Tolan on Ext 3712 (02890973712)

To book a place at the conference, please choose one of the registration links below:

QUB Staff:  To book a place log onto Queens Online -www.qub.ac.uk/qol  - then select Training Courses from the list on the left of the page.  When searching for the course on the online registration system please ensure you use the exact wording from the above course title.

All others go to: https://admin.qol.qub.ac.uk/ecommerce/wilead/index.php 

Please send any queries to:womeninleadership@qub.ac.uk