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International Women's Day: Supporting women in the workplace and beyond

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A woman standing in front of University House, ARU Peterborough, with her hands in a heart shape and the words 'International Women's Day #IWD2024 #InspireInclusion'

Join us in solidarity as we support and advance women. Make International Women's Day your day of celebration, inspiration, empowerment and community to #InspireInclusion!

ARU Peterborough invites you to join us to celebrate women’s achievements, and to work together to #InspireInclusion, forging a better and more inclusive world for women.

The afternoon will include a speech from a keynote speaker, followed by a plenary session and Q&A. We will finish off with refreshments and a networking session.

Come along with friends and colleagues as we take positive action to creating a more inclusive world.

Keynote speakers

Professor Abi Hunt is founder and owner of Abi Hunt Consulting, a part time Professor of Practice at the University of Nottingham, Adjunct Professor at Harlaxton College, part time Associate Professor at The University of Lincoln, and Director of the Enabled Archaeology Foundation.

Professor Nicola Padfield is a lecturer of Criminal and Penal Justice at the University of Cambridge, and Life and Honourable Fellow of Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge.


Owen Francis – Director, Higher Education and Non-Profit Practice, Alumni/ Global

Dilraj Kaur – Senior Community Organiser, Citizens UK

Paz Awuah – Postgraduate student studying International Business Management

Mariya George – Postgraduate student studying International Business Management

Dr Tom Williamson – Assistant Principal of ARU Peterborough, responsible for the Faculty of Business, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and the Faculty of Creative and Digital Arts and Sciences

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