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ICAS Insights: International Women’s Day

March 8 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm GMT

Event summary

Help us celebrate International Women’s day by joining our panel of CA speakers from the education, fashion and sport sectors. Hear them share their career journeys, including the challenges they’ve faced along the way.

Key themes and topics

  • International Women’s Day 2021 with the theme of #ChooseToChallenge aims to raise awareness of gender bias and encourage individuals to take action for equality.
  • Sharing career stories and the journeys of three successful female CAs from different sectors.
  • Challenging gender stereotypes/gender bias/gender inequality. Overcoming challenges and supporting others to do the same.

Who are the speakers?

  • Chair: Michelle Mullen, ICAS Executive Director of Standards
  • Rimla Akhtar CA, RimJhim Consulting
  • Elizabeth Gammie CA, Head of Aberdeen Business School at Robert Gordon University
  • Laura Strain CA, Chief Operating Office at the British Fashion Council

(Please note that views and opinions expressed by speakers at ICAS webinars are their own and not necessarily reflective of ICAS’ views.)

Who’s this for?

  • All Members and Students.
  • Of particular interest to female CAs and perhaps those in their early career.

Counts as CPD activity

Depending upon your individual role and training and development needs, watching this webinar can count towards your annual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirement.

Full details are also available from the ICAS Webinar hub:


March 8
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm GMT
Event Category:


Online Event