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Inside The Rising Festival: Podcast with Lily Cheng, Mary Hockaday, and Professor Dame Carol Black

podcast the rising festival 2024 Jun 19, 2024

Hello, Rising Network community!

I'm thrilled to share that I recently had the pleasure of joining an enlightening podcast episode hosted by Mike Rigby of Eastern Promise. In this episode, we delved into the origins of The Rising Network and provided a sneak peek into our upcoming Rising Festival on 21 September in Cambridge. During this engaging discussion, I was joined by two of our esteemed Steering Committee Members, Professor Dame Carol Black, Chair of the Rising Festival and Mary Hockaday, who shared their insights and excitement about the event.

What We Discussed:

  • The Genesis of The Rising Network: Learn about the inspiration behind our community and how it has grown since its inception.
  • Highlights of The Rising Festival: Get a preview of the exciting sessions and activities planned for the festival.
  • Insights from Our Moderators: Mary Hockaday and Professor Dame Carol Black shared their thoughts on the importance of women’s empowerment and what attendees can look forward to.

A special thanks to Mike Rigby for hosting this wonderful conversation. His thoughtful questions and enthusiasm made this podcast episode truly special.

Don’t miss out on this engaging discussion and exciting preview. Listen to the full episode here.

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I am looking forward to seeing you all at The Rising Festival! This event is not just about learning and development; it’s about creating a supportive community where women can thrive together.

This is an event not to be missed! To learn more and to register, visit: 

Take care and I hope to see you there, 

Lily Cheng
Founder of The Rising Network

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