On January 30th, IPWS hosted an intriguing event about the strong connection between nutrition and leadership: Biohacking: Think Clear by Feeding the Second Brain – Your Gut! Expert speakers Kimberly Ashton and Stéfanie Vallée talked about the science behind how nutrition affects key leadership characteristics and influences productivity, focus and energy. Our […]

EVENT RECAP: Think Clear by Feeding the Second Brain – ...


A few weeks ago, IPWS kicked off the new year by hosting a sold out event about Freelancing in Shanghai. We gathered 6 experienced freelancers to share their best tips and tricks on how to get started, how to keep it going and how to actually make a living and […]

Finding Your Passion & Building a Successful Lifestyle Business




Last week, IPWS kicked off the new year by hosting a sold out event: The Power of the Side Hustle – How to Freelance in Shanghai’s ‘Gig Economy’. The concept of ‘Gig Economy’ has become increasingly more popular lately, especially in Shanghai. Whether being  a ‘freelancer,’ ‘working remotely’ or being […]

EVENT RECAP & VIDEO: Best Tips for Freelancing in Shanghai


IPWS is delighted to introduce St. James’s Place Wealth Management as our latest annual sponsor! We welcome the support of one of the largest wealth management companies serving the local and expatriate communities in Asia. The St. James’s Place Wealth Management Group is a FTSE 100 company with £85.7bn of client […]

Introducing St. James’s Place Wealth Management – The Latest IPWS ...


We’re celebrating the new year by inviting all of our IPWS members to join us at our next event, The Power of the Side Hustle – How to Freelance in Shanghai’s ‘Gig Economy’ on January 18th, FREE of charge! RSVP is still required, so scroll down to see how to sign up.  […]

IPWS Members: Join Our Next Event Free of Charge



It’s almost time to start celebrating the Christmas holidays and welcoming the new year. But before wrapping up 2017, we wanted to take a look back at some of the many highlights from our past 12 months. What an exciting year it has been for IPWS. Our amazing Shanghai community […]

2017 IPWS Highlights – Our Year in Review


The new year is fast approaching, and we’re very excited to announce that we already have 15 inspiring events planned for the first half of 2018! These include IPWS’ 25th Anniversary, as well as our flagship conference of the year – the famous IPWS Leadership Summit and Women Leadership Awards! We […]

Save the Date – These IPWS Events and More Coming ...


International Professional Women’s Society (IPWS) would like to welcome Octave as our latest annual sponsor! There are a number of ways to support IPWS, through individual membership or partnerships, but we are delighted to receive annual sponsorship from the curated Wellbeing Platform, Octave. Octave is a curated Wellbeing Platform that […]

Introducing Octave – A New IPWS Sponsor!