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An Audience with Professor Dame Sandra Dawson (24th Nov)

Please join us at  “An Audience with Professor Dame Sandra Dawson”
A joint event organised by Cambridge Businesswomen’s Network and Cambridge AWiSE.

Dame Sandra Dawson is an inspirational speaker and this event has been two years in the making!

About Dame Sandra Dawson 

Professor Dame Sandra Dawson is a Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge, the KPMG Professor of Management Studies at Judge Business School (where she served as Dean for ten years), and was the first female Master of Sidney Sussex College. In 2004 she was awarded a DBE for her contribution to higher education and management research.
Sandra Dawson graduated with a BA in sociology and history from Keele University and worked as a research assistant, lecturer and professor at Imperial, London, before moving to Cambridge in 1995. Last year Alistair Darling appointed her non-executive director of the UK Financial Services Authority, and she is currently a non-executive director and trustee of Oxfam. She has held board positions in numerous health organizations and financial services companies.
Sandra writes and teaches on leadership, governance, and the management of change and is author of numerous articles and several books.  She is married with three grown-up children and lives in Willingham.

The evening will start at 6.30pm with informal networking and a buffet supper. The “Audience with” event will start at 7.15pm. At 8.00pm we will break into groups to discuss issues around the theme of barriers to success, followed by an open question and discussion session moderated by Sandra Dawson. Tea and coffee will follow.   Finish 9.30pm.
Event Details
“An audience with Professor Dame Sandra Dawson”
Thursday 24th November, 6.30pm-9.30pm, at St Mary’s School, Bateman Street, Cambridge
This event is hosted by St Mary’s School and students from the Sixth Form will join us.
£12 for members, £15 for non-members (includes buffet supper and all refreshments)
Please register in advance online at: or email:

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  1. I have just registered for Professor Dawson’s event at St Mary’s.
    what is so good about going there is that for the first hour there are delicious nibbles and drinks for socialising and the chance to talk to some of the girls.

    November 9, 2011

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