Gender Equality Events


LEAD Conference 2016

We are delighted to announce that the registrations for the LEAD Conference 2016 are now open. This year we have decided to dedicate the theme of our annual conference to business innovation and how diversity is at the heart of driving creative thinking. The LEAD Conference Diversity Drives Innovation – Discover the Connection will take place in Düsseldorf, Germany, on 6 & 7 October.

Please register now via this link:
The early bird rate is available until 31 July inclusive. One conference highlight will be the Business Innovation Workshop on 6 October. Only 70 seats are available for this interactive “paper hackathon” – so please register early on. Tickets will be given on a first-come, first-served basis.

Why attend the conference?

LEAD members will hear from the LEADing companies on how gender diversity is transforming their businesses to prepare for the future. Join Olaf Koch (Chairman of the Management Board of METRO AG), Myriam Cohen-Welgryn (General Manager, Mars Petcare France), Ginnie Roeglin (Sr VP, Costco Wholesale) and Jan-Willem Dockheer (General Manager Albert Heijn To Go) on their road to discover how “Diversity Drives Innovation”.