We are proud to invite the Rt Hon John Bercow MP, speaker of the House of Commons, for a talk covering his extraordinary range of views on politics today and efforts to reinvigorate Parliament, as well as being a vocal and
visible ally to LGBTQ+ people globally.
The IoD are combining forces with other groups including InterTech, TechLondonAdvocates, Series Q and the Gay Women’s Network so expect an energising and diverse mix of some of the brightest minds in the space.
The Pride in Business network exists to empower LGBTQ+ business leaders, and their allies, to create tools, events and networking opportunities that showcase inclusivity as being the new business as usual.
We are planning to hold regular events so keep an eye on the discussions on Twitter using the hashtag #IoDPride.
18:00 - Guest arrival and refreshments
18:30 - Welcome speech
18.35 - Key note speech - The Rt Hon John Bercow MP, Speaker of the House of Commons
18:55-19:10 - Q & A
19:20 - Networking, refreshments and canapés
20:30 - Drinks and networking in the Wine Bar
22.30 - Wine Bar closes
Understand what it takes to transform and modernise an organisation like Parliament
Contribute to the IoD’s first LGBTQ+ network (for both LGBTQ+ friendly business and their allies)
Network and meet senior, diverse people from across the business spectrum. Entrepreneurs, founders, SMEs and large corporates across finance, tech, start-ups and more.
Please register early as capacity is limited and we expect high demand!
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