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12:15 - 14:30 2 December 2015

Now you see us – disabled women talk about visibility, empowerment and equality in the workplace


Front Quad Pavilion | Wilkins Building (link Map)
Gower St | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Ticketed and Pre-booking essential

Speaker information

Catherine McAteer, Head of UCL Student Psychological Services
Helen Hackett, Professor, UCL English
Janine Booth, Station Supervisor on London Underground and co-Chair of the Trade Union Congress (TUC) Disabled Workers' Committee
Claudette Jacobs, Support Worker for people living with Autism
Eleanor Lisney, UK Disability History Month

Speakers will be talking about any struggles they have faced in their careers and how they overcame these, what sustains them emotionally through difficult times and whether they have any general advice for other women wishing to advance in their careers.

A series of short talks, followed by Q&A session. A networking lunch will take place between 12.15-1pm prior to the talks.

Please email equalities@ucl.ac.uk if you have any access, dietary or other requirements.


Sonal Bharadva
+44 (0)20 3108 8890 | equalities@ucl.ac.uk


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