TOPX Summit 2021
22-23 September 2021
Why TOPX Summit?
Female professionals make up a big part of the workforce and talent pool in Life Sciences. But the higher you get to the top of organisations, the fewer women you will find. TOPX Summit aims to make the top of Life Sciences & Health sector more diverse and inclusive, by supporting and encouraging women in personal growth, career development and networking. TOPX summit will bring inspiring top women, top men and leading experts on the stage to share their insights, discuss best practices and empower women on their way to the top of their career.
The programme developed by and for ambitious women covers the following items:
- Panel discussions - Prominent Life Science professionals debate strong statements and
- Deep dives workshops - In-depth discussions with industry leaders and the audience, as well as training sessions to improve your personal skills
- Personal stories & Lessons learned - Sessions with personal stories where women share their experiences and provide advice and knowledge to other
- 1-on-1 speed dates with top men & coaches & mentors - Schedule 1-on-1 meetings with professional top men, coaches and mentors to obtain personal
- Networking moments - Connect with other people and broaden your network during the multiple networking moments, including the networking lunches, social activity and
Who is TOPX Summit for?
TOPX Summit is aimed at female professionals in Life Sciences & Health who seek advancement in leadership, management or entrepreneurial roles, both from industry and academia. Women in various stages in their career are invited to join: young professionals, as well as mid-career and senior professionals, are welcome. Furthermore, we welcome top women who already made it to the top to share their experience and lessons learned with the younger generations. We specifically also encourage men to join the first general day of the summit to participate in the discussion!
Day 1 | 22 September
General Summit day
Open to all professionals, male and female who value diversity and inclusion
Day 2 | 23 September
Workshops and Deep Dives
Especially aimed at female professionals in Life Sciences
Why join TOPX Summit?
- Gain career-changing inspiration and insights
- Interact with strong, inspiring and successful top women and men
- Inspire each other by sharing successes, challenges and lessons learned
- Empower your growth in leadership skills
- Gain new and valuable connections and expand your network
- Overcome (gender-related) boundaries and adversity
- Improve your personal and soft skills
- Acquire personal advice from coaches and experienced professionals