Events

SHARING PROFESSIONAL EXPERTISE

By sharing our professional experience, we hope to encourage more women to get involved in football across the board.

Please note unless specified all Women in Football Events are for those aged 18 years old and upwards only

Celebrating Male Allies

Celebrating Male Allies

We are holding an event to celebrate our male allies and the event is kindly hosted by the FA. The panel will explore and discuss effective ways to be a male ally in order to advocate in their organisations for women’s advancement, for men to use their positions to speak up for women already doing a good job and to share their experiences with the audience.

29 November 2018

5:45 PM – 8:15 PM

Wembley Stadium


The Wolves

The Wolves

Discount £10 ticket exclusively for Women in Football subscribers for the performances on 31 October and 1 November

24 October 2018 – 17 November 2018

Theatre Royal Stratford East


Twitter Workshop with Women in Football

Twitter Workshop with Women in Football

Twitter Workshop with Women in Football - Strategies, hints & tips on bringing Tweets to life

11 September 2018

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Twitter HQ, Central London


Public Seminar: Sportswomen as Brand Ambassadors

Public Seminar: Sportswomen as Brand Ambassadors

Public Seminar: Sportswomen as Brand Ambassadors - The prospects, challenges and possibilities

9 July 2018

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Greenwich University


Fifth WiF Leadership Workshop confirmed at stunning Barclays riverside venue

Fifth WiF Leadership Workshop confirmed at stunning Barclays riverside venue

Women in Football’s fifth Leadership Workshop will be held in London on Wednesday 16 May 2018 – this time at the 13th tallest office block in the UK, thanks to our sponsor Barclays.

16 May 2018

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Barclays HQ, 1 Churchill Place, Canary Wharf, London E14 5HP


Mentoring & Diversity in the sports industry

Mentoring & Diversity in the sports industry

Women in Football have teamed up with production and sport organisations to host an important event discussing how to increase diversity and provide more mentoring opportunities across the sports industry.

22 March 2018

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

IMG Studios 5 Longwalk Road Stockley Park UB11 1FE


Football's Coming Home!

Football's Coming Home!

We are thrilled to confirm our first ever WiF event in Sheffield at Bramall Lane on Wednesday 21 March (KO 6.30pm).

21 March 2018

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Bramall Lane, Sheffield


Taking a stand: A discussion of racism and sexism in football

Taking a stand: A discussion of racism and sexism in football

Ahead of International Women’s Day we hear from a prestigious panel sharing their experiences of being a woman of colour in our national game, the sports industry and wider society.

5 March 2018

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

The Library, 112 St Martin’s Lane, London WC2N 4BD


Taking a stand: A discussion of racism and sexism in football

Taking a stand: A discussion of racism and sexism in football

Ahead of International Women’s Day we hear from a prestigious panel sharing their experiences of being a woman of colour in our national game, the sports industry and wider society.

5 March 2018

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

The Library, 112 St Martin’s Lane, London WC2N 4BD


Sports writing masterclass with top journalist Vikki Orvice

Sports writing masterclass with top journalist Vikki Orvice

WiF director and top sports writer Vikki Orvice is hosting a special writing masterclass as part of the Changing Futures For Women In Sports Media event.

8 February 2018

9:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Northampton University


Leadership Workshop - Manchester City Football Academy

Leadership Workshop - Manchester City Football Academy

Women in Football’s fourth Leadership Workshop will be held on Wednesday 7 February 2018 – and we are delighted to confirm that our first Workshop in the north west will be hosted by City Football Academy.

7 February 2018

9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

City Football Academy


Breaking the bias barrier - join keynote speakers

Breaking the bias barrier - join keynote speakers

Join keynote speakers at Prospect Union's London event to launch new short film featuring Rachel Yankey OBE that tackles unconscious gender bias in school age children.

15 January 2018

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

London


Finding your voice, finding your feet - FULLY BOOKED

Finding your voice, finding your feet - FULLY BOOKED

We will be celebrating 10 years of Barclays' support of the Donmar Warehouse and Women in Football with a workshop learning skills to become more empowered in the workplace and hearing from influential leaders in theatre, sport and broadcasting.

10 January 2018

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

1 Churchill Place, Canary Wharf, London


Women in Football Leadership Workshop

Women in Football Leadership Workshop

5 June 2017

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Mishcon de Reya LLP, Africa House, 70 Kingsway, London WC2B 6AH


Women in Football Mentoring event hosted by the Premier League

Women in Football Mentoring event hosted by the Premier League

16 February 2017

6:00 PM – 9:30 PM


Women in Football in partnership with the Birmingham County FA

Women in Football in partnership with the Birmingham County FA

9 February 2017

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM


Women in Football host an exclusive evening with Moya Dodd - one of the first women on the FIFA executive committee

Women in Football host an exclusive evening with Moya Dodd - one of the first women on the FIFA executive committee

11 January 2017

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Craven Cottage, Fulham FC


Save the Date - Women in Football Seasonal Celebration 2016

Save the Date - Women in Football Seasonal Celebration 2016

To celebrate the achievements of some incredible women in the football industry we are delighted to invite you to the WiF awards and seasonal celebration on 6 December 2016, 6pm at BBC New Broadcasting House, London.

6 December 2016

6:00 PM

BBC New Broadcasting House, London


“Future Football: a design for life”: Conference by The Football Collective at FC United

“Future Football: a design for life”: Conference by The Football Collective at FC United

The Football Collective is a dedicated network of people who wish to bring critical debate to football – for those interested and involved in building football for the future. Through sharp analysis and research informed original reporting, they aim to provide a platform for thought provoking critical debate in football.

30 November 2016

FC United, Broadhurst Park,

Speakers

Owen Gibson
Chief Sports Correspondent, The Guardian

RT Hon Andy Burnham MP
Member of Parliament for Leigh

Shelley Alexander
Editorial Lead for Women in Sport, BBC Sport


Women In Football and the TUC - Sexism in the workplace

Women In Football and the TUC - Sexism in the workplace

We would like to invite you to the above event in collaboration with the TUC to explore 'Sexism in the workplace'.

9 November 2016

5:30 PM – 8:00 PM

TUC, Congress House, 23-28 Great Russell St, London, WC1B 3LS


FA/WIF Leadership discussion event

FA/WIF Leadership discussion event

13 October 2016

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Wembley Stadium


UEL and Sports Coach UK - This Girl Can Coach Workshop

UEL and Sports Coach UK - This Girl Can Coach Workshop

4 October 2016

10:30 AM – 1:30 PM


Women in Football Leadership Workshop

Women in Football Leadership Workshop

3 October 2016

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Mishcon de Reya LLP, Africa House, 70 Kingsway, London WC2B 6AH


Inaugural meeting of the Women in Sport & Exercise Academic Network

Inaugural meeting of the Women in Sport & Exercise Academic Network

14 September 2016

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Joel Richards Conference Suite, University Arena, Worcester, WR2 5JN


McrFWF 2016: Women in Football presents ‘How To Get Ahead in Football Journalism’ masterclass

McrFWF 2016: Women in Football presents ‘How To Get Ahead in Football Journalism’ masterclass

8 September 2016

Waterstones Manchester - Deansgate - 91 Deansgate, Manchester, M3 2BW


The WIF network are invited to a free lecture delivered by Les Reed Director of Football at Southampton FC

The WIF network are invited to a free lecture delivered by Les Reed Director of Football at Southampton FC

Les Reed is a pioneering Football Coach and Coach Educator who has worked at all levels of the game. His roles include, coaching at the FA National School, Regional Director, Director of Technical Development for the FA and has worked with other great coaches (Sir Bobby Robson, Alan Curbishley, Don Howe, Ronald Koeman).

20 June 2016

5:30 PM – 12:00 AM

Anglia Ruskin University, Compass House, Room 109, East Road, Cambridge Campus, Cambridge


WIF network are invited to join the  Accidental Conference: Funny Money

WIF network are invited to join the Accidental Conference: Funny Money

Accidental Conference: Funny Money have extended an invitation to the Women in Football network.

11 June 2016

9:30 AM – 5:30 PM

JLL, 30 Warwick Street, London, W1B 5NH


Professional Women in Football at the Prospect National Conference, Bournemouth

Professional Women in Football at the Prospect National Conference, Bournemouth

We are delighted to be invited by Prospect to join their National Conference on Tuesday 10th May 2016 from 5.30pm to 8.30pm at Bournemouth International Centre.

10 May 2016

5:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Bournemouth International Centre


Diversity Matters: Women in Football in the City of Football

Diversity Matters: Women in Football in the City of Football

We are delighted to invite you to the above event in collaboration with the City of Football from 6pm to 9pm on Wednesday 20th April 2016 at Notts County Football Club

20 April 2016

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Notts County Football Club


Women In Football - Football Clubs Behind The Scenes: A Female Perspective

Women In Football - Football Clubs Behind The Scenes: A Female Perspective

We are delighted to invite you to the above event in collaboration with Liverpool Football Club from 6pm to 9pm on Wednesday 30th March 2016 at Liverpool Football Club.

30 March 2016

6:00 PM

Anfield, Liverpool FC

Speakers

Nicola Palios
Vice Chair, Tranmere Rovers

Susan Black
Director of Communications, Liverpool Football Club

Colin Bridgford
CEO of Manchester County FA

Siobhan Chamberlain
LFC player, WWC 2015

Rachel Brown Finnis
Former LFC goalkeeper


WOW: Women of the World Festival

WOW: Women of the World Festival

WOW - Women of the World is a festival of talks, debates, music, film & comedy which celebrates women, and looks at the obstacles that stop them from achieving their potential.

12 March 2016

9:00 AM

Southbank Centre, London

Speakers

Sue Smith
Player for Doncaster Rovers Belles and England

Anna Kessel
The Guardian and The Observer


Women in Football partner event with National Football Museum ‘Suffragettes of Football’ and BBC Sport

Women in Football partner event with National Football Museum ‘Suffragettes of Football’ and BBC Sport

7 March 2016 – 7 March 2017

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

National Football Museum


Women in Football partner event with National Football Museum ‘Suffragettes of Football’ and BBC Sport

Women in Football partner event with National Football Museum ‘Suffragettes of Football’ and BBC Sport

7 March 2016 – 7 March 2017

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

National Football Museum


Second FIFA Women’s Football Conference

Second FIFA Women’s Football Conference

WiF Board member Ebru Koksal speaks at Second FIFA women’s football conference to focus on "equality through reform"

7 March 2016

9:00 AM

Home of FIFA, Zurich

Speakers

Annie Zaidi
Youth Engagement Coach, Leicester City Football Club Community Trust

Ebru Koksal, CFA
FIFA Consultant


Women in Football Seasonal Celebration

Women in Football Seasonal Celebration

To celebrate the achievements of some incredible women in the football industry we are delighted to invite you to the launch our first ever WiF awards and seasonal celebration on 7 December 2015, 6pm.

7 December 2015

6:00 PM

Barclays HQ, One Churchill Place, London, E14 5HP


Women in Football invite you to the very first event in Scotland

Women in Football invite you to the very first event in Scotland

29 October 2015

6:00 PM

Hibernian Football Club, Easter Road Stadium, Edinburgh, EH7 5QG

Speakers

Lorraine Clarke
FIFA referee

Shelley Kerr
Manager, Stirling University FC

Karen Gibson
Head Physio, Hearts FC

Leeann Dempster
Chief Executive, Hibernian FC


Boardroom Conversation: Sports Sector Boards

Boardroom Conversation: Sports Sector Boards

29 October 2015

6:00 PM

BNP Paribas, 55 Moorgate, London, EC2R 6LL


WIF Board co founder Shelley Alexander and WIF Board members Jo Tongue and Vikki Orvice talk at the Manchester Football Writing Festival

WIF Board co founder Shelley Alexander and WIF Board members Jo Tongue and Vikki Orvice talk at the Manchester Football Writing Festival

Our very own Women in Football Board members talk as part of the Manchester Football Writing Festival on How To Get Ahead in Football Journalism.


Level 2 Leadership Course confirmed - don't miss out!

Back by popular demand - Women in Football present our Level 2 Leadership Course.

1 February 2019

Barclays HQ, 1 Churchill Place, Canary Wharf, London E14 5HP


Supported by Barclays

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