Friday, June 7, 2024

The FEWture Conference

Meet the Speakers

Meet our inspiring speakers! Hailing from all over the world, these women will be sharing insights, best practices, and real-world experiences that will be invaluable to attendees. Scroll down to check out the panels and workshops that will be held at the conference and stay tuned for more that will be confirmed soon!

Panel Discussions

Inspiring workshops

Friday, June 7, 2024 8:30am - 5:30pm | Gala, 7:00pm

Four Seasons Hotel Tokyo at Otemachi

In partnership with:

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Panel Discussions

Diversifying Tech / STEAM for Equitable Impact

Yan Fan

Co-Founder, Code Chrysalis

Saori Osu

Public Relations, Marketing, Research and Policy Advocacy, Yamada Shintaro D & I Foundation

Nicola Vote

CEO & Founder, Nicola Vote Consulting

Yuki Aizawa

Women In Tech™ Regional Director of APAC

Kristine Ayuzawa

Director, People Operations, Wahl & Case

Mahi Patki

Programs Co-Director, FEW Japan

Enhancing Board Diversity for Innovation

Rika Nakazawa

Global VP, NTT

Caroline Codsi

Founder, Women in Governance

Angela Yuen

Co-President, Women in Law Japan

Dr. Andrijana Cvetkovikj

CEO and Founder, BrioNexus | Special Advisor for International Cooperation, Ministry of Culture of Japan | Ambassador of Science and Diplomacy, EU's Acrid Network

Tracy Gray

Founder, We are Enough

Dr. Jackie F. Steele

President, FEW Japan

Building Equity and an Inclusive Society in Japan... and Beyond

Kozue Oka

Executive Director, Mirai no Mori

Namino Rivoal

Representative, Mimoza Ways

Maki Muraki

Director, Nijiro Diversity

Rachel Bookman

Glind Fund Inc Representative & Diversity Advocate

Natsuko Izena

Advocate, Equity & Disability Inclusion for Women

Keri Cromb

Former FEW Japan Board Director and Co-Deputy Representative

Emily Larcombe

Producer, Invisible Languages: Okinawa

Sellisha Lockyer

Associate Consultant, enjoi Innovation Inc

Hannah Portner

VP Communications, FEW Japan

Creative Strategies for Real Estate Investing and Regional Revitalization

Blanka Kobayashi

Marketing Director, Kobayashi Group Japan

Naomi Saito

Founder of Serendipity, LLC

Angela Ortiz Pettas

Owner/Founder of Mi Casa Mobara

Adela Szatvanyi

Strategic Business Consultant

Tracey Northcott

CEO & Founder of Tokyo Family Stays G.K

Shizuka Suzuki

Memberships Director, FEW Japan

Leading with Purpose: Women Transforming Public Service and Business

Deborah Paul

Minister and Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Canada to Japan

Akiko Domoto

Former Governor of Chiba

Vivian Tokai

Director, Government Affairs, Intel

Amina Sugimoto

CEO, Fermata

Dr. Andrijana Cvetkovikj

Former Ambassador of Macedonia | CEO and Founder, BrioNexus | Special Advisor for International Cooperation, Ministry of Culture of Japan | Ambassador of Science and Diplomacy, EU's Acrid Network

Léa Perceval

Co-President, FEW Japan

Women's Entrepreneurship and Starting a Business in Japan

Hana Nakanishi

Startup Program Coordinator, JETRO

Patricia Bader-Johnston

Founder, Silverbirch Associates

Yumiko Horie

Founder, Posse Nippon K.K

Elvira Yunitan

Product Manager, Rakuten Advertising Technology Department.

Chinyere Okoli


Christine Brown

Vice President, FEW Japan

Hands-on Skills-Building / Holistic Well-being Workshops

Lower Your Expectations To Raise Your Game

Helen Iwata

Sasuga! Communications

Relationships by Design

Sarah Furuya

Sarah Furuya Creative

Practical Yoga Play

Kristen McQuillin

Creative and Founder of Media Tinker

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