Be Inspired - Series 2 - 23rd March 2013 at Birkbeck Univerisity


Everyone is welcome.

Inspirational YOU returns to the prestigious Birkbeck, University London as part of their Be Inspired series of talks and workshops. 


This day will feature interactive and informative workshops to assist you with your personal development. This is great opportunity to network and be empowered.

This is an exciting opportunity to meet some of Britain’s most influential leaders and entrepreneurs such as

  • Courtenay Griffiths QC (25 Bedford Row Chambers)
  • Amardeep Sohal (Member at Advisory Council I-Pro-Bono / IPCC Commissioner)
  • Andy Woodfield (Partner at PwC and Head of GLee Network)
  • Joseph Harker (Asst Editor at The Guardian, Comment Editor)
  • David Neita (Barrister and Poet)
  • Jonathan Deverill (Partner at DMH Stallard Law firm)
  • Miranda Brawn (Legal Counsel at Citi Bank)
  • Anne Alexander  (Political Editor on ITV's Daybreak)
  • Dale Simon CBE (Director of Equality & Diversity at the Crown Prosecution Service)
  • Abigail Blackburn (Journalist at Hearst Magazine and former Editor of Now Magazine)
  • Garry Green (Barrister from Tooks Chambers)



Workshops and talks include:

  • Public speaking
  • How to use social media to boost your career and win new business
  • Leading women - Never give up
  • Leading men - A winning mindset
  • Getting YOU ahead in Law
  • The business of fashion
  • I am young and I am a winning
  • The power of meditation
  • Fashion show (Book via




Workshop times are subject to change. 

The art of Meditation (12:30pm)




Sarah Thompson Meditation facilitator and Reiki Master




How to use social media to boost your career and to win new business



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Karen Campbell Digital Media Director & Web Editor at Kiss FM


Carla Narth Digital Marketing Director at re:act






Inspirational YOUth –


I am young and I am winning (13:30)

Luke Shore

Andrew Bontiff Sports Journalist

Luke Shore 15 year old student and democracy activist

Jackie Eyewe Project Management & Brand Partnerships at 02 Think Big

Gemma Feare Graduate, mentor and Miss Jamaica 2012

Francisco Augusto Student, London Youth board advisor & film maker

Hosted by Breis


Speak with Confidence (13:30)


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Elaine Powell Public Speaking Coach


Get ahead in fashion (14:00)



Fashion show (14:45)



Christelle Kedi International Make-up artist


Emile Carr Fashion Designer

Joy Stylist and Image Consultant

Kubi Springer International Brand Director

Joel Dash Celebrity Stylist for Kelly Rowland & Nicki Minaj

Denise Brown Fashion Stylist / Designer / Fashion Editor

Brian Knight Image Consultant



Get YOU ahead in Law (14:00)



Miranda Brawn Legal counsel at Citi Bank & former banker


Elizabeth Nolan Solicitor & partner

Julia Furley Barrister & partner

Laurie-Ann Power Barrister

Hosted by Garry Green Barrister from Tooks Chambers


Leading Women: Never give up (15:30)



Abigail Blackburn Journalist at Hearst Magazine and former Editor of Now Magazine


Hannah Foxley Entrepreneur and Wealth Expert

Anne Alexander Political Producer and Journalist at Daybreak on ITV

Amerdeep Somal Lawyer and IPCC Commissioner

Miranda Brawn Legal Counsel at Citi Bank

Dale Simon CBE Director of Diversity & Equality at the CPS


Leading Men: A winning Mindset (17:00)



Courtenay Griffiths QC 25 Bedford Row

Andy Woodfield UK Partner & Lead for GLEE at PWC

Joseph Harker Asst Comment Editor at The Guardian

Jonathan Deverill Solicitor and Partner

David Neita Barrister & Poet

Derek Tuitt Director at HP

Dr Mark Richards Director of Physics at Imperial College

Hosted by Garry Green Barrister from Tooks Chambers




 Book to attend up to 3 talks / workshops. 

Please check the times that they take place.


Schools, colleges and youth clubs can book group tickets.  

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FREE tickets for Birkbeck students (Please email to secure your ticket)