Initiative of SMU Executive Development to reinvent the conversation and space on diversity and inclusion in Asia.
WISER stands for Women’s Initiative for Strategic and Executive Reinvention.
The WISER network aims to bring together and harness the synergy of the multiple D&I initiatives in the region and around the world.
It builds on the deep relationship with industry leaders to bring together some of the finest initiatives on helping more women leaders reach their goals.
WISER NETWORK’S MISSION
The aim of the WISER network – a close knit network of companies, women’s association and chamber of commerce- is to reinvent the conversation and space on diversity and inclusion in Asia. The WISER network aims to bring together and harness the synergy of the multiple D&I initiatives in the region and around the world. It builds on the deep relationship with industry leaders to bring together some of the finest initiatives on helping more women leaders reach their goals and enable inclusive workplaces.
A GLOBAL LEARNING PERSPECTIVE
We plan to bring together the best of the conversations and programs from the East and the West to give the members a global world view on leadership, diversity and inclusion all through the year.
ACCESS TO TOP LEADERSHIP AND BEST INSIGHTS.
The strength of the network means that the expertise of the network exceed that of any one partner – we work with the best people, the best communities, the best companies wherever they are.
STRONG ACADEMIC LINKAGES
Which give us access to the latest research, trends and insights from around the world and from the top experts.
WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN WISER
COMPETENCY BUILDING FLAGSHIP PROGRAMME
Three day women and leadership program focussed on competency building. Highlights include strength based leadership, building a personal brand, negotiation skill and building robust networks for influence and collaboration.
LEADERSHIP SKILL ENHANCEMENT CAPSULES
Short programmes and masterclasses in person sessions. Webinars with global experts live or downloadable library. Opportunity to develop specific skills in relevant topics such as executive presence, social media for career success, corporate storytelling.
NETWORKING EVENTS FOR KNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE
Regular events to exchange, learn and network with partner companies as well as industry associations.
A corporate membership entitles the organisation to 2 confirmed seats in the Women and Leadership programme (4-6 October 2017), 5 confirmed seats in each of the 3 Masterclasses in 2017, invitations to special closed-door events and access to WISER webinars and its recordings. Additional seats will be provided at a 15% membership discount, but are subject to availability.
For more information and interest to be part of the WISER Network, please register your interest.
PROGRAMME CALENDAR 2017
WISER MEMBERS (current and past)