NETWORKING EVENTS

WFF US:

Building & Maintaining Healthy Working Relationships

 

October 29th, 2020 

Topics include:

  • Networking and the importance of starting early and some tips to network

  • We will share our story of how networking/maintaining relationships has helped us stay active in our industry

  • Discussing tips on how to maintain positive relationships with both peers and superiors and specifically how to address for women in the finance industry, who may be outnumbered

  • Tips to advocate for yourself to build relationships/find the appropriate Mentors (formal or informal)

 

Speakers:

  • Adam Weinstein, Head of Firm Operations & CFO

  • Saaima Shahin, MD, PE Operations

Event Details:

Thursday, October 29th

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM EDT

A zoom invitation will be sent to registrants prior to the event.

WFF Europe:

A Conversation with Leading Women in Energy

November 10th, 2020 

About the event:

Join us for a conversation with three leading women in the energy industry. We will provide an update of the energy market and the impact of COVID-19 on future demand, as well as the impact to the industry posed by renewable energy sources. Our discussion will also address the energy industry talent pipeline and board service.

Moderator:

  • Erin England, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, Partner

 

Speakers:

  • Jill Lampert, NGP, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer

  • Alexandra Pruner, Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co., Senior Advisor; Independent Board Director (Plains All American, NRG Energy, Encino Acquisition Partners)

  • Staci Taruscio, Rebellion Energy, LLC, President and Chief Executive Officer

Event Details:

Tuesday, November 10th

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CST

A zoom invitation will be sent to registrants prior to the event.

2020 EVENT CALENDAR

2019 EVENT CALENDAR

 

February 12                    Networking Boat Trip, Miami

February 12-14            FFA Global Symposium, Miami

February 20                    Wit & Wisdom 2019 Recap

March 3                            THE NEXT REVOLUTION –RECLAIMING YOUR DIGITAL IDENTITY

March 19                         Lead Like a Woman by Mastering the Power Game- POSTPONED

March 19                         WFF London: Confident Anywhere- POSTPONED

March 25                         California Networking Event in Los Angeles- POSTPONED

March 26                         California Networking Event in Palo Alto- POSTPONED

May 7                                 Wit & Wisdom 2020- POSTPONED

May 27                              WFF Global State of the Market

June 10                             WFF Europe: The Impact of COVID-19 on Fund Finance Deals

June 24                             WFF Asia: Industry 4.0 - Keeping Pace with Change

July 1                                 WFF US: Real Estate

July 8                                 WFF US: Career Progression in the time of COVID

August 5                          WFF Asia: Fireside Chat with Shellye Archambeau

August 6                          WFF Europe: Fireside Chat with Shellye Archambeau

August 10                       WFF US: Fireside Chat with Shellye Archambeau

September 9                 WFF US: A Conversation with Lauren Herring

September 23              WFF US: Private Equity Secondaries Update

October 7                      WFF Europe: Wit & Wisdom- Return to Work

October 29                   WFF US: Building & Maintaining Healthy Working Relationships

November 10              WFF US: A Conversation with Leading Women in Energy

March 8                           Wit & Wisdom 1:  Networking in Male-Dominated Fields, New York

March 13                        Return to Work, London

 

March 24                        Networking Boat Trip, Miami

 

March 25-26                FFA Global Symposium, Miami

 

April 10                            Professional Development Coaching, New York

May 1                                Board-Ready Bootcamp (invitation only), New York

 

May 7                                Movie Screening and Networking Social, Hong Kong

 

May 9                                Art and Cocktail Networking Reception, New York

 

May 16                             Wit & Wisdom 2: Working Through Female Stigmas & Stereotypes, New York

June 12                            Peloton Studio and Networking Event, New York

June 19                            Networking Social and Film Screening, London

 

June 20                            FFA Europe Symposium, London

June 26                            Public Speaking Skills Presentation and Networking Event, Hong Kong

 

July 18                              Wit & Wisdom 3: Advocating for Yourself, New York

July 25                              Wit & Wisdom London 1: Networking in Male-Dominated Fields, London

 

September 18               Wit & Wisdom 4: Navigating Gender Inequality, Diversity and Inclusivity Barriers, New York

 

September 25               FFA Asia Pacific Symposium, Hong Kong

 

September 26              Wit & Wisdom London 2

October 9                       Heard through the Grapevine: A Conversation with Sunaina Sethi

October 10                    Wit & Wisdom New York: Career Negotiations

October 23                    Wit & Wisdom London: Working Through Female Stigmas & Stereotypes

November 18               Tips for Board of Directors When Everyone Is Stressed, New York

November 27               Wit & Wisdom London

December 10               Branding Photography Event

PAST EVENTS

Women in Fund Finance has hosted a series of networking events focused on diversity, career advocacy and women in the boardroom.

On Wednesday, 19 June 2019, WFF hosted a drinks, nibbles and networking event at the beautiful Ham Yard Hotel in SoHo. This was the second event hosted by WFF in London for 2019, and the event was well attended by a mix of professionals from sponsors, banks, and law firms. Following the networking portion of the evening, attendees were invited to a screening of the film “RBG”, a documentary released in 2018 which explores U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s rise to fame. WFF Europe will begin its “Wit and Wisdom” event series in London over the coming months, and will host its next large networking event in London in September/October. 

Events include:

* Socials including the screening of the film "Equity" and photography exhibition.

* Women on Boards discussion and networking in London and NYC featuring Trewstar, Carlyle, Deloitte, Wells Fargo, Direct Women and EA Hughes.

* Career Advocacy roundtable and panel discussion in London and NYC featuring: TPG, Blackstone, JC Flowers ad Wells Fargo.

* Speed Networking event in NYC featuring presentation training from The Latimer Group and attended by more than 120 female executives.

* Career Workshops. WFF Europe held its first career breakfast with negotation skills by Christine Brown-Quinn, The Female Capitalist® training specially for  junior to mid-level female executives in fund finance.

* Paris Industry Outlook, featuring Natixis, Validus, DWS, IK Investment Partners, McDermott, Will & Emery.

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