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  • Suomenlinna, Helsinki, Finland

TRAINING HAS BEEN CANCELED!                                                                                                                                                 BPW Finland is inviting you to the leadership training for women in Helsinki. The training will take place on 22. -23.9.2023 in a beautiful, historical, and inspiring surroundings in Suomenlinna, Helsinki. The training will be organized by BPW Finland in cooperation with BPW Europe working group “Learning for leadership”.

This Women's Leadership course will help women both in current or future leadership positions to develop their interpersonal and professional skills as well as increase self-confidence by taking a fresh look at strength, goals and effective behavior. We also look at the challenges that women face at the workplace.

The topics include:

  • Leadership styles and transformational leadership
  • Your strength as female leaders, especially in a hybrid world
  • Effective communication and presentation skills for female leaders
  • Self-care and resilience for female leaders
  • Modern ways of looking at motivation and engagement of both yourself as leader and your team
  • Inclusive Leadership: Know your bias and the shortcuts in your brain
  • Learn the tools for including diverse team
  • High performing teams- building and developing- what great leaders do differently

This leadership training is targeted for both members of BPW but also other powerful women who want to be better leaders but possibly future members of BPW as well.


Member Early bird price until 31.7.2023                                 EUR 450

Member price after 31.7.2023, until 25.8.2023                     EUR 550

Non-member early bird price until 31.7.2023                        EUR 550

Non-member price after 31.7.2023, until 25.8.2023             EUR 650

If you are not a member but want to join please contact BPW Finland, 

Prices include the training, transportation by ferry from Kauppatori, Helsinki, lunches and coffees.


Radisson RED which will be opened in June 2023

 We have agreed the room price of

EUR 119 / 1 pers standard

EUR 139 / 2 persons standard

Please book the room directly from the hotel using the reference BPW23.



DAY 1               10:00-18:00

DAY 2               9:00-16:15

Please note that ferry ride will take 15 minutes.

More information of the evening program and overall schedule will follow.

You are warmly welcome!



Conny R. Montague, Specialist for International Management Communication

Trained banker, interpreter and translator
Many years of work experience in banking, import and export business
Over 25 years of experience as management trainer
Member of the Board of Examiners, Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Munich
Member of SIETAR (Society for Intercultural Education, Training and Research)
Certified Focusing Trainer (DAF, Würzburg)
Publications in “Praxishandbuch für Exportmanager”
Certified Facilitator IDP (Individual Development Programme) BPW/USA in New York
Lecturer a the University of Applied Science Aalen, International MBA and other courses
Chair Task Force Leadership and Lifelong Learning BPW Europe (Business and Professional Women)

Freelance collaboration with highly qualified international trainers

Anu Viks

BPW Europe Regional Coordinator

I have been the member of BPW since 2002 and during this time carried many different roles inside this amazing organization – been a member, Club President, Federation President and since 2021 I am the Regional Coordinator of BPW Europe and member of the BPW International Executive.

The BPW Europe Leadership and Lifelong Learning Working Group I joined in 2018 as a trainer after a successful training in Malta. Our website is Together with the trainer’s team I have carried out many successful training programs in life and virtually.

I can say I have the “kaleidoscope” career – besides working in the road transport industry I have been a teacher of languages for children, author of several study books, editor, guide and at present the trainer and I have my own business Gallo Coffee, where I and my daughter import and sell Italian coffee with the brand name “Gallo”.

Ester Eomois

Ester Eomois works for Chair of Management at Estonian Business School. Her areas of competence are leadership and management concepts. She can combine theory with practice as she has built up several health care companies from scratch to market leader in the Baltic region. Today in charge on setting up global Viveo telemedicine platform  and leading global virtuaal team. 
Ester likes to share her expertise and experience in universities, as well to executives. In addition to Estonian Business School, she has been guest speaker in educational institutions in Moscow, Moldova, Spain and the Nordics.
She is passionate about empowering women to reach leadership positions by designing and implementing women leadership projects all over Europe. She is PhD student and her research topic is about career paths of millennial generation female managers. 



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