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Breakout Session 4

Breaking down Barriers: women in leadership roles and how they got there

Main Room

Moderator: Gavin Emmett


·        Ana Carrasco – Moto3 rider - first female rider to score points in the Moto3 class and the first female rider to score points in any class since 2001.

·        Martine de Cortanze - 2015 FIM Woman Legend – one the first seven women to participate in the Dakar, setting the first female record in the history of the event (11th position)

·        Erin Hunter-Sills - 12 times World and National Record Land Speed Record Holder, 2 times Guinness World Record Holder

·        Kristin Engvig - Founder & CEO of Women’s International Networking (global women’s leadership organisation)

The most successful women in motorcycle sport will share their career paths and highlight the defining moments and key factors that have enabled them to become top level racers. Can these success stories be applied to business life? What are the positive contributions and the value of female leaders? Find out what it takes to succeed in life - on and off track - and how to make your way to the top.


Earlier Event: November 20
Breakout Session 3
Later Event: November 20