WBMI - Women Business Mentoring Initiative
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November 17, 2016

Martine Liautaud and the WIF foundation together with BNP Paribas host a dinner-debate in the Cercle Interallié in Paris to celebrate the sixth anniversary of WBMI, with a panel discussion about the challenges facing entrepreneurs in the 21st century and the keys to success.

November 9, 2016

Martine Liautaud participates in a panel discussion in New York, with BNP Paribas & MixCity BNG together with Catherine Flax Head of Commodity, Derivatives, FX & Local Markets at BNP Paribas, Jean Wynn, Managing Director & Market Segment Lead Corporate & Public Finance BNY Mellon, and Tulsi Byrne, Manger of Social Sustainability & Gender Equality and Integrity, UN Global Compact.

The discussion will focus on best practices for the advancement of Women.

September 6, 2016

L’Express / WIF / WBMI Conference with Isabelle KOCHER, CEO of ENGIE

This conference is the second event arranged by the Women Initiative Foundation (click here) to promote gender equality and female leadership in the business world. It will take place at the Cercle Interallié in Paris.

Martine Liautaud, author of Breaking Through (click here), and Valerie Lion, Deputy Editor in Chief of L’Express Magazine, will host Isabelle Kocher, CEO of ENGIE and the first woman to hold this position in a CAC 40 company.

Isabelle Kocher will talk about the management in the 21st century, drawing from her experience at the head of a global energy leader.

Martine Liautaud will speak about the role of women in business and society, and the need for diversity within the corporate world.

July 2016

Second session of the Women Entrepreneur Program at Stanford (July 3 to July 8)

The first event of this program designed by WBMI and implemented with its partner BNP Paribas was a great success;
This program allows women entrepreneurs from 12 countries to receive a week of training in management, negotiation, implementation of change and growth strategies.
This year again, 4 places will be offered to WBMI mentees.