Break The Ceiling Touch The Sky

The 2020 Europe Edition of Break the ceiling touch the sky® offers participants a unique opportunity to learn best practices for gender diversity and inclusion, success and leadership from some of the greatest leaders in business today. Leaders with wide Europe and international experience who understand the context of a constantly changing, dynamic world and are leading the Europe’s charge as the leader of international business. The 2020 Europe Edition  will take place in London and will likely move back to Q1 2021 (owing to COVID-19)  and is a perfect opportunity for women leaders in Europe (as well as male leaders who value gender diversity) to learn, network and achieve at a best in class forum, which attracts participation from across industries. The 2020 Europe Edition focuses heavily on enabling women leaders with the future skills, best practices, tools and technologies to deliver higher ROI on their business, enhance their social impact and operate in a new VUCA World.

About This Event

Break the ceiling touch the sky® – the success and leadership summit for women® is one of the world’s most admired “women in leadership” forums, with the World Edition anchored in Singapore and powerful local editions set up in Australia/New Zealand, the UAE, India and the USA. Inspired by the love of a son (former P&G and Walmart executive Anthony A. Rose) for his mother, Break the ceiling touch the sky® has evolved since 2015 as a key accelerator of global gender diversity in the workplace, enabling women leaders (and male champions for diversity) to learn, network and achieve via the sharing of best practices on success, diversity and leadership. The summit continues to expand globally, lead by over 250 global C suite speakers, based on insights from over 9000 leaders and fuelled by gold-standard content from the worlds best Companies. Several thousand women leaders and male leaders have benefited from 30 Countries.

Who Should Attend?

This conference is designed for Senior Managers, Directors, and VPs across functions from across the USA. While content is customized for women leaders, men who support gender diversity will gain extremely valuable insights into working with/ for women and winning with the female consumer. Delegates include middle and senior representatives across functions, aspiring General Managers/CEOs, and entrepreneurs as well. Any woman leader (or man who supports diversity) who wants to learn from the world’s best leaders and Companies, should be at this summit. This summit brings to bear the vast international experiences it has garnered through editions across the world. It is a forum that deeply engages men in the journey of women being successful and involves only the most success and professional leaders. Agenda for the 2019 USA Edition has been customised heavily to meet the USA’s unique needs. The 2019 USA Edition is limited to a max of 300 leadership talent participants.

Speakers to be announced

Alain-Moffroid

Alain Moffroid

Managing Director, Pacific

Rentokil Initial

Luciana-Abreu

Luciana Abreu

Group General Manager Northern Europe (UK and Scandanavia at SC Johnson)

SC Johnson.

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Margaret Franco

Chief Marketing Officer

Finastra

Paul-Prendergast

Paul Prendergast

Managing Director

Accenture UK

Julie

Julie Hamilton

Chief Commercial Officer

Diageo

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John Casey

SVP, International News & Programming

CNBC

onyi

Onyi Anyado

Founder

Onyi Anyado Media House

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Sharon Lewis

Partner, Paris and London

Hogan Lovells

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Anthony A. Rose

Chairman and CEO

House of Rose Professional.

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Lana Popovic

Central and Eastern Europe President

The Coca-Cola Company

Catherine-Hall

Catherine Hall

GM Commercial & Strategy,

Shell Shipping and Maritime at Shell

Testimonials

I have seen Break the ceiling, touch the sky conference go from strength to strength every year. This year’s conference was the best yet, bringing together great participation from CEO’s, C-Suite executives, Diversity & Inclusion practitioners and founders/heads of businesses. Anthony’s BTCTTS summit is really mobilizing a movement for building more gender balanced workplaces. It has something for everyone – CEO’s to learn from one another on how to drive change and progress towards gender diversity Women who are looking for advise on how to take their careers forward and Men who want to be champions of change.

Amita Chaudhury
Director, Sustainable business, South East Asia and Australasia at Unilever
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Dear Anthony,
It (the 2019 India edition of Break the ceiling touch the sky) was a fabulous and well spent day worth tremendous learnings and interactions.Thank you so much for hosting this, and am so glad that I could be there.

Shilpa Jain
Edelweiss Finance
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Thank you Anthony. It was a privilege to attend this event. So many new thoughts and perspectives to learn from. Thank you for letting me be part of the panel. I loved sharing my experiences and learnings with the wider community.

Sapna Balan
Walmart Labs
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Thank you for the wonderful opportunity to meet and interact with such inspiring and amazing women. Every panel offered diverse opinions and practical solutions. I enjoyed all the sessions. All the panelists were excellent.

Farina Kidwai
Lead Engineer, Emerson
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Thank you for organizing the summit and bringing together the inspiring bunch of leaders. It was wonderful to hear personal stories of leaders, examples of how they dealt with challenges & decisions taken at multiple stages.

Shruti Garude
P&G
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