Institution of Mechanical Engineers IMechE

The Great Female Debate: Do Women Speak Too Much Or Too Little?

09 November 2010

An evening to inspire women who wish to initiate or participate in speaking events and encourage more female speakers.
The aim of the evening is to bring together those interested in joining the debate and getting involved in a network to volunteer as a mentor and/ or sign up as a speaker. This is a RSA Fellow led initiative and the event will see the launch of the RSA Women’s Speaker Network (RSAWSN).


The Great Female Debate

: Panel:
Molly Harvey FRSA, Past President of Professional Speaking Association and Corporate Speaker.
Dr Tim Fox FIMechE FRSA, Head of Energy and Environment, Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
Abigail Appleton FRSA, Head of Speech Programming, BBC Radio 3. Dr Karen Moloney FRSA, psychologist and author.

Additional Speakers (2 minutes each):
Rowena Vestey FRSA, mentor Design Council. Kate Davies FRSA, CEO Housing Association.
Dr Tina Basi FRSA, Sociologist and ethnographic researcher, author of ‘Women, Identity, and the Indian Call Centre Industry’.
Saba Salman FRSA, Journalist, Social Affairs, The Guardian. Sue Warner FRSA, Founding Director Speakersbank.

Duration: 1:52