It’s time to celebrate the social, economic, and cultural achievements of women.

Join us next 8th March for International Women’s Day for a buffet breakfast and live panel Q&A with some of the most influential women in Manchester, in collaboration with Manchester Women’s Aid.

From CEOs of large firms, to leaders in the entertainment and art industry, it’s time to hear from successful women of today about what qualities they believe make a real leader, the challenges they have faced in their industries and how they would like to impact women’s rights today.

Confirmed Line Up


Our host is none other than the wonderful Lisa Morton – Founder and CEO of Roland Dransfield


Figen Murray – Mother of Martyn Hett & campaigner

Becci Thomson  – Head of premium sales at the Co Op Live

Bryony Shanahan – Joint Artistic Director at the Royal Exchange Theatre

Marcie Incarico – Business Founder and Director of Mix Media Ltd

Who are Manchester Women’s Aid?

Manchester Women’s Aid along with The Pankhurst Trust and the Pankhurst Centre work together to ensure the powerful story of the women who won the vote continues to inspire us all to challenge gender inequality, and to ensure that those suffering from domestic violence and abuse get the confidential help they need.

08.00am – 10.00am


Purchase your ticket via the D&D London Gift Shop here.