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LLOYD-SHEROES Summit set to bring economic independence among women

Updated: Jul 31, 2016 10:37 IST      
LLOYD-SHEROES Summit set to bring economic independence among women

New Delhi, July 31 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): SHEROES, an online career destination, India's largest forum for women professionals announces its fourth edition of the SHEROES Summit 2016 'Re-imagining the blueprint' with Lloyd Electric and Engineering Ltd.

The Summit will be held in New Delhi on August 10th, 2016 (Wednesday) with the primary aim to enable greater economic independence among women.

With the theme - Work Life Bank Balance the objective of the LLOYD-SHEROES Summit is to stay with the core belief of connecting women with economic opportunities and work-life redesign. The idea is to meet one's individual needs and tapping into the #FutureOfWork.

It will include talks and panel sessions on how to facilitate such changes in the professional ecosystem through impactful access to information via the Internet.

Additionally, the event will bring together people willing to lend their support to fulfill aspirations of enterprising women - making gender parity a norm in every sphere of life.

After Delhi, the tri-city LLOYD-SHEROES Summit will subsequently go to Bengaluru and Mumbai in the latter half of the month.

"The SHEROES Summit has become an instrument to bring key trends around changing workplace and opportunities for women to the fore. We are proud and happy to be supported by very relevant progressive businesses such as Lloyd Electric and Engineering Ltd. The Summit is fodder for action as we build SHEROES as the largest and most relevant destination for women professionals," said Founder and CEO SHEROES, Sairee Chahal.

The day-long event will include activities such as Live Opportunity Centers for participants to register immediately and find suitable opportunities for themselves. Apart from the CXO Speak, Future of Work opportunities, Dare to Be Stories of Stellar Women, the Delhi chapter of the fourth edition of SHEROES Summit will feature The Good Girls show- an eclectic take on changing gender norms.

"Lloyd is a progressive brand, which has always believed in values of diversity and change. SHEROES is a perfect partner as their efforts for women at work align with our values and goals in this space. Lloyd is not only committed to enhancing the experience for its user but also engaging beyond. As a gender sensitive organization and a consumer brand, Lloyd is very proud of this association. It is a commitment to engage in relevant issues and also be a catalyst of change," said Director Lloyd Electric and Engineering Ltd., Nipun Singhal. (ANI-BusinessWireIndia)

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