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Leading Change For A Sustainable Future

September 15 – 16

Location: NH Hotel The Hague, Netherlands / online









You are invited to join us for a 2-day education and knowledge sharing experience featuring trailblazers and leaders leading the change towards inclusivity and equity. You will walk away with tools and ideas to advance your career and support women to rise.

The Rise and Lead Summit brings together industry leaders, corporate executives, professionals, entrepreneurs and next-generation leaders to share best practices, learn new skills and drive the change towards diversity, equity and inclusion.

Join the #RiseandLead movement!

Meet Our Past Speakers 


Hanneke Spruyt-Panbakker

Vice President Sales, Country Manager Benelux at Procter & Gamble

Marguerite Soeteman-Reijnen

Chairman Executive Board Aon Holdings & Global CMO Aon Inpoint

Anne Mclaren

CEO, American Tower Corporation, South Africa

Bob Rog

Managing Director, Benelux at Kraft Heinz

Wendy Barbara Morée

Senior Manager – EMEA ISV GTM at Salesforce | President Women’s Network, NL

Seun Toye-Kayode

Vice President, Head of Launch With GS EMEA at Goldman Sachs

Lien Ceulemans

Country Leader Belgium and Luxembourg, Salesforce

Terence Guiamo

Global Director Inclusion, Diversity & Belonging at Just Eat

Derek Bruce

Derek Bruce, Director Leadership Development, Signify
Company | Owner – Derek Bruce Associates

Rick Zednick

Director at Pangea Connections

Join us in The Hague or online to experience the Rise and Lead Summit. Our keynotes, expert-led workshops and mentoring sessions will focus on the skills and knowledge you need to advance your career and drive sustainable changes in our world. In addition, the executive roundtables and panels will connect inclusive leaders from global companies to share valuable cross-industry insights and best practices.


Quality Speakers & Expert Panels

Learn and share knowledge with excellent speakers, C-Suite executives and influenttial leaders who will share their knowledge, wisdom and model of success. 

Knowledge & Tools

You will learn from experienced leaders about practical ways to prepare for top leadership positions, advocate for yourself and others, and lead the change for a sustainable future

Valuable CONTENT

Rise and Lead Summit features exclusive premium content, expert-led workshops, and executive panel discussions. Among the themes are career advancement, leadership development, business growth,  diversity and inclusion, ESG and sustainability.

Diverse Community

Rise and Lead Summit has been described as the most inspiring and diverse conference you will see in Europe. Connect and network with a diverse group of women and men for future collaborations and partnerships.

Why Attend the Rise and Lead Summit?

Advancing Diversity and inclusion benefit everyone. As we set out to rebuild the losses caused by the pandemic, there’s no better time for men and women to partner as leaders to lead a sustainable change. The Rise and Lead Summit is set to address these issues and help you take your leadership and career to the next level.

We invite you to join us in The Hague, Netherlands or sponsor your leaders to attend.

The Summit registration fee includes two days of sessions, networking and leadership masterclasses and an optional award ceremony.

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and we’ve got the answers!

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Companies and Organizations Represented at the Conference

We Appreciate Our Sponsors & Outreach Partners

Summit 2019