Stepping into the Spotlight

Success strategies for future leaders in our industry

Don't miss our next inspirational Stepping into the Spotlight session for women looking for the next step up in their career.

Our next session will give you the opportunity to get inspired, build your network, ask questions in a safe and conducive space and have an enjoyable, informative morning away from your day job.


8:30am: Registration and breakfast

9:00am: Welcome and introduction

Leila Siddiqi, Head of Diversity, IPA

9.10am: Özlem Tuskan, Head of Strategy, The Future Laboratory - How to build resilience using key female traits 

9:30am: Nileeka Bose, Founder, The Bollywood Co - Dance and Well-Being 

9:50am: Ali Hanan, CEO, Creative Equals - How to rise and own it
One of the key challenges seen at Creative Equals is a lack of progression in women. We explore why this happens and what you can do about it. 

10:10am: Networking break

10:40am: Sarah Kelleher, Strategy and Innovation Consultant and High Performance Coach & Tina Dullaghan, Learning Consultant - Flourish: Being Your Best Self
Flourishing is the ability for each and every one of us to truly be our best selves. This is an introduction to the Flourish Model and the four key pillars of Optimism, Flow, Grit and Mastery. The Flourish Model is a set of skills that help us understand our own personal strengths and develop the confidence to truly excel in all areas of our lives. It's a way of thinking and a set of practical skills that enable us to thrive and be the very best we can be. 

11:30am: Katie Lee, CEO, Lucky Generals - #TimeTo: An Update

11:50am: Wrap up

12:00pm: End


  • Tickets are £55 +VAT for IPA member agencies and £110 +VAT for non-members.
  • Please note tickets are non-refundable 2 weeks prior to the event, however name changes will be permitted.
Last updated 21 January 2022