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2nd Global Women's Network

Global Womens Network

February 7, 2020

10:00 - 11:00

Hall 27, booth A-02

We would like to cordially invite you to participate at the second “Global Women’s Network” event at FRUIT LOGISTICA Berlin.

Three passionate women in the industry Viviane Schappo , Monica Bratuti and Julie Escobar have put together more than 25 years of experience to create the first network event for Women in the Produce Industry at FRUIT LOGISTICA.


Presentation: Michelle Redfern

Panel discussion:

  • Adriëlle Dankier / CEO Nature’s Pride (Netherlands)
    • Leading with Examples: Share some stories of how Nature’s Pride currently supports equality in the work force? Company Policies?
    • Does Companies Policies ultimate lead into changes in Legislation?
    • Balance: How to manage balance between raising a family and leading a company?
  • Teresa Jordà i Roura, Regional Minister for Agriculture of Catalonia:
    • How does the Government of Catalonia is supporting women in the Ag Business?
    • Opportunities and Challenges for the Younger/Older generations?
    • How does GWF can help Government agencies to increase connectivity of women and ultimately influence political changes?
  • Carolyn Schubert / Global Director Recruiting Company (U.S)
    • Why are not more women being hired for high level positions?
    • Where are the gaps between women and men when negotiating a raise in salary?
    • Why do women hit a ceiling?
  • Frederine Derlot / United Nations / SHETRADES (Initiative)
    • Focus on Social Impact
    • What are some of the Challenges are Women mostly facing in Africa Today?
    • How other Advance societies could help lift women in Ag in Africa?

Network Reception afterwards

Keynote Speaker:

Adrielle Dankier, Chief Commercial Officer, Nature’s Pride

Frédérine Derlot, fresh fruits and vegetables expert, International Trade Centre

Teresa Jordà i Roura, Regional Minister for Agriculture of Catalonia

Carolyn Shubert , KINCANNON & REED


Michelle Redfern