Female Leaders in Tech, Everywhere (FLITE) is delighted to announce that leadership expert Alison Reid will be a guest speaker at its FLITE networking event, which will be held on 25th September 2018 during WNIE Live, at the NEC in Birmingham.

FLITE would like to extend a warm invite to all females working in electronics to come along, enjoy a light lunch and find out more about how FLITE can provide guidance, support and encouragement via its network of like-minded females in tech, worldwide. Supportive males are also welcome to attend the event.

Alison Reid is a leadership expert in the technology sector who works with senior managers and directors rising to new leadership challenges. Alison helps her clients overcome fear and cultivate confidence so they can unleash their leadership potential. An Oxford graduate, Alison has over 20 years’ international business experience with organisations cross-sector including Procter & Gamble, PriceWaterhouseCoopers and Cisco.

Alison’s talk, prepared exclusively for FLITE attendees, is entitled “Confidence : How to have more of it so you can unleash your potential”. She’ll be exploring why we can feel a lack of confidence and what we can do to build it from the inside out.

A professional coach, Alison will also be hosting clinics for FLITE members following the event.

Kirsty Hazlewood, FLITE Treasurer commented:

“We are excited and honoured that Alison has committed to sharing her insights and knowledge with our FLITE members at WNIE Live, the UK’s leading event for electronics. We feel that Alison’s proven acumen in business leadership will be hugely beneficial in helping to empower females working in our industry, and is an event not to be missed for all attending WNIE Live.”

To attend this exclusive event, please email hello@weareflite.com


Female Leaders in Tech, Everywhere (FLITE) aims to build a platform based on real-life experiences to help raise the visibility of females in technology.

Through our knowledge network, females come together to; lead the conversation, connect with a common community, share best practice, success stories, achievements and mentor other ambitious females entering into the tech world.

FLITE organises events, publishes articles, blogs and promotional pieces to ensure that you are kept up-to-date with influential and inspirational females, with the shared goal of empowering ourselves and our future generation.