Women Leadership Programme

Join this inclusive and interactive programme and learn to embrace your unique voices, project confidence, overcome barriers and more

MQA Approved & HRDC refundable

9th – 10th November 2023

9am – 4pm

Rs 18,500 per participant

MQA Approved and HRDC refundable


UIEH Pierrefonds Campus.

Supporting women in stepping into their power with impact, authenticity, and presence benefits everyone involved.

 Our customisable executive presence workshop, spanning two days, offers a transformative experience to women in leadership roles, enhancing their leadership skills and expanding their professional influence. 

This inclusive and interactive programme equips participants with the tools to embrace their unique voices, project confidence, overcome barriers, and accelerate their career growth, among other valuable skills.

Join us on this journey of self-discovery and empowerment, where you'll unlock your full potential and drive positive change in both your personal and professional life.

For more information, contact us on info@uniciti-ieh.com or call on 4012400/2412

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Learning Outcomes:

  • How to be intentional in how you think, act, react and interact at work and how does this translate to Leadership Presence.
  • How to project confidence, while owning your opinions and decisions, setting professional boundaries and being heard.
  • How to overcome self-doubt and imposter syndrome.
  • How to rise above the stereotypes of gender, age, race, and ethnicity to combat workplace bias.
  • How to use emotional intelligence as a tool to understand others’ perspectives, drive outcomes, and manage stressful situations.
  • How to drive your career progression and transition to a greater leadership role in your organisation
  • Acquire critical self-reflective skills as you explore your own leadership style, experiment with new approaches, and grow your capacity for self-transformation.
  • Create a personal and actionable plan detailing what to do differently when you return to work.
  • Build a network of female peers from diverse backgrounds to support you as you progress.

Course Outline

Day 1:

  • Setting the Stage
  • Embracing Your Unique Voice
  • Confidence Building
  • Leadership Presence for Women
  • Overcoming Gender-based Barriers

Day 2:

  • Accelerating Career Growth
  • Emotional Intelligence and Leadership
  • Influence and Negotiation Skills
  • Sustaining Your Growth
  • Wrap-up and final reflections

About the trainer

Dr Sheen Gurrib is a content creator, business coach, tech entrepreneur, consultant, scientist, and a champion for women empowerment.

Originally from Mauritius, she completed a MEng in Materials Science from the University of Oxford and a PhD in spinal research from the University of Cambridge.

Following her journey in science, she launched a consulting company ReShape Co. and eventually joined Oliver Wyman in Dubai as a strategy consultant. She then transitioned to the role of Chief Operations Officer of a tech start-up based in Dubai, creating a revolutionary AI-based platform for business intelligence. She also advises start-ups and creatives on business decisions and strategy.

She founded Project Access for Refugees and gave her first TedX talk on girls’ education in 2021, being the first girl from Mauritius to have gone to both Oxford and Cambridge. She is an adjunct lecturer on the future of technology at Middlesex University in Dubai and has hosted several talks on the future of work for women at NYU, MIT and Oxford University.

She is the host of the women empowerment podcast Dream, Girl. You can also find Sheen on YouTube and Instagram where she shares tips for professional development and leadership for women worldwide. She has also recently been awarded a fellowship with the UK Royal Society of Arts.