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Rise International Women’s Day Networking Drinks

When: Wednesday 6 March @18:00 
Where: Old Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London, W1A 1AA

Join the Rise team for an evening of inspirational talks and networking with talented women from across the industry to celebrate International Women’s Day (IWD).

We will be joined by Morwen Williams, Head of Newsgathering Operations, BBC News; Marianne Bell, the BBC Culture & Progression Project Lead and Katie Lloyd. Development Director, BBC News & Current Affairs. We’ll be chatting to them about their careers and current challenges and hopes for women in the sector, as IWD approaches.

Free to attend, but booking your place in advance is essential. 


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