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Leading Ladies – Nordic Female Leaders

Monday, 7 October, 2019 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

 Finnish & American Women’s Network
in co-operation with American Scandinavian Society
invites its members and friends to

“Leading Ladies – Nordic Female Leaders”

Mon. Oct. 7, 2019 – 5.30-7.30 pm

RSVP by September 30th, see details below

Consulate General of Finland, 605 Third Avenue, New York, 35th floor

We thank the Consulate General of Finland, New York, for their support.

Join us for an evening discussing women and leadership, particularly from a Nordic perspective. Learn from successful Nordic women leaders in the U.S. and globally. The purpose of the Leading Ladies project is to advance women in leadership, raise the profile of leading women overall and inspire young rising women leaders to pursue their dreams.

The “Leading Ladies” Panel project is focusing on different aspects of women’s leaders, it is created and moderated by Katarina Holm-DiDio, Global Leadership Coach and founder of KHD Consulting International LLC.


5.30 pm: Guests arrive. Networking and refreshments

6.00-6.45 pm: Welcome, “Leading Ladies” panel discussion

6.45-7.30 pm: Networking, refreshments and hors d’oeuvres

Panelists include:

FINLAND – Emma Aer, Head of Cluster North America, Reima

NORWAY – Hege Barnes, Director, Innovation Norway New York and Chairman
Nordic Innovation House New York

DENMARK – Jeanette Bronée, CEO & Founder of Path for Life® Inc.
Performance + Wellbeing Culture Strategist | Executive Coach

SWEDEN – Anna Throne-Holst, President, Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. New York

FINLAND – (and Co-organizer) Anki Westerlund, International Tax Advisor and
President, Westmusa, Inc.

Moderator: Katarina Holm-DiDio, Global Leadership Coach, trainer & facilitator


RSVP by September 30 rsvp@fawnet.org and send payment to below address or pay on line via Paypal https://www.fawnet.org/membership.html

Free          Gold-Members

$20           Silver-Members, American Scandinavian Society members

$25           Non-Members, American ScandiS non-members

No registration/payments on site. Advance registration is needed for the doorman’s list.

Mail to FAWN, PO Box 3623, Grand Central Station, New York, NY 10163-3623


Monday, 7 October, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


Consulate General of Finland
605 Third Avenue, 35th floor
New York, NY 10158 United States
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