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International Women's Day Breakfast #PressForProgress

Launch22 are joining the call to #PressForProgress. A call uniting colleagues, friends, and entrepreneurs alike to act, raise the conversation, and strive for equality in all areas of life. Join us at Launch22 to celebrate #IWD. We'll be serving a yummy breakfast and welcoming some inspiring entrepreneurs to hear their stories and to discuss how we can progress towards gender parity.

8.30am - Welcome

Grab some breakfast, have a chance to catch up, meet fellow attendees and join a table

9am - Panel/Speakers

Short panel to hear from our guest speakers.

9.30am - Discussion

Split off into groups to discuss topics with the guest speakers

Each group will get the chance to sit and have a chat with our speakers about all things, gender, business and progress.


Meet Our Panel

Robyn Dooley

Robyn is a learning designer nd founder of the alternative education company, OH. She has over 5 years of experience working with young people to provide them with the support and guidance necessary to reach their potential and pursue careers in the creative and digital industry.  he is committed to developing the skills and opportunities available in the city region and having collaboration nd community (and lots of laughs) at the core of her work.

Emma Carey

Emma heads up the firm’s family department at MSB Solicitors and was made partner in June 2005. Under Emma’s leadership, MSBs family team have won a number of local, regional and national awards and accreditations – most recently including the National Family Awards Firm for the North 2017. 

She believes in the power of a diverse workforce and the benefits it presents for clients and as such is committed to cultivating an environment where all staff feel empowered to achieve their full potential.

Andrea Edwards

Andrea is the Director of a number of companies. After qualifing as a Master Practitioner in NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming) and as a Business and Personal Coach, she set up her coaching business 9 years ago, where she teaches people have to run sustainable profitable businesses through people. She now has 7 coffee shops across the country, is in partnership with JD sports and most recently opened a restaurant & bar named Tusk in Cains Brewery Liverpool.

Andrea has 2 pooches that she adores and has made all of her businesses doggy friendly!



This event is open to all, we encourage those who do not identify as female to also attend.


If you would like to get involved with International Women's Day at Launch22 or discuss working together to acheive gender parity please get in touch via

Tickets available HERE

Later Event: March 12
Meditation Monday