Open Opportunity from 2019 Global Summit of Women

10:54:55 AM | 6/25/2019

With a mission to connect women all over the world, the 2019 Global Summit of Women, scheduled to take place from July 4 to 6, 2019 in Basel, Switzerland, is expected to be very productive. Many Vietnamese businesswomen will also attend this summit, including Ms. Le Hong Thuy Tien, CEO of Pan Pacific Group, who will deliver a presentation to the gathering.

Following the success of the previous 28 summits, the 29th Global Summit of Women is expected to bring together more than 1,000 influential business and political leaders from more than 60 countries to Switzerland, a beautiful country with a lot of famous natural landscapes and modern health care centers.

Expected to be a premier forum for female politicians and businesswomen around the world to meet and exchange about institution and experience in business and investment cooperation and put forth new business ideas and potential business opportunities, the Global Summit of Women will be attended by more than 80 inspiring speakers worldwide. Participants will also have the chance to join broad networking opportunities, access business information in Switzerland and the European Union, and obtain knowledge of business development as consumers and leaders. In addition, many breakout sessions will help them develop their leadership, business and networking skills.

Themed “Women: Redefining Success,” the summit delivers many different values ​​and meanings about women's successes. Modern women are not only happy with their families, but also successful in their careers, keep their physical and mental health, balance spending, improve financial health, and climb the ladder of leadership and future career path. And above all, it is directed to women who care about the environment and limited resources on earth.

Like previous years, the summit will also present the Global Women’s Leadership Award. This lifetime award will increase opportunities for women and girls worldwide. On the other hand, within the framework of the meeting, hundreds of booths will showcase businesses, products and services, increase brand identity, create long-term connections with businesswomen, potential customers and representatives of businesses.

The Global Summit of Women, first held in 1990, is the first and largest international forum that soon realized the importance of empowering women and a business conference where the focus of business is the advancement of women in the global economy.

Speaking highly of the 2018 Summit, Madam Kimberly, Executive Vice President and HR Director of SAIC, said, “With timely and valuable contents, speakers really knew how to inspire and their way to make connections was special. They made us change our outlook on life and success.”

Meanwhile, Ms. Isabelle Kuster, Senior President of Information Technology and Operations, McDonald in France and Southern Europe, was very excited that “Only one word, excellent. Keynote presentations and even speakers, this is an incredible summit.”

Sharing the same view with Ms. Kuster, Madam Parnsiree Amatayakul, CEO of IBM Thailand, admired “What an impressive event! The whole event has been carefully prepared, each day has its own character and meaning. From speakers to discussion topics, it is perfect.”

Attended by many businesswomen and female politicians, the 2019 Global Summit of Women promises to give many opportunities for learning, exchanging and sharing experience and seeking new partnerships in work and in life to help global women grow and assert their roles and positions.

Giang Tu