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IPWS is happy to announce a jury of six highly-esteemed individuals to judge nominations in the Women Leadership Awards (WLA) 2017. The jury – which includes representatives from leading global organisations, including universities, multinational corporations and diplomats – will oversee the selection of top candidates across the six award categories […]

Announcing the WLA Jury


Earlier this month, IPWS hosted an interesting career transition event with Expat Neighbours founder Evrim Kanbur, and the event was covered by the Global Times. Evrim spoke on her career change from corporate to entrepreneur and how she know manages a tech team, without any tech background herself. As many […]

IPWS Event Covered by the Global Times





IPWS annual sponsor, eco&more, is dedicated to using the finest plant-based ingredients in our home, baby and personal care ranges. This month, eco&more tells us about their refill project. Read all about refilling your favorite eco&more products, and saving money and the environment while doing so! Everyone knows about recycling by […]

IPWS Annual Sponsor eco&more’s Refill Project


In our 5 Minutes With… series, we’re speaking to remarkable women about their career highlights, challenges, who they admire and advice they have for other women.  What’s your name? What do you do, and how long have you been in Shanghai? Monica Muriel Zurita. I run Zurita, a “different” fashion brand. […]

5 Minutes With… Monica Muriel Zurita, Founder and CEO of ...




International Womens Day IPWS
  Let’s Celebrate International Women’s Day in Shanghai! IPWS is delighted to showcase all the events happening around the city to help you grow, connect, enhance & empower yourself as women.     Women Leading the Way: IPWS & British Chamber Shanghai’s Women in Business Focus Group International Women’s Day […]

International Women’s Day Events in Shanghai


Each year IPWS celebrates our community’s leaders with the Women Leadership Awards! While we are busy planning and preparing this year’s awards & Leadership Summit, we’re also busy reading up on the topic, and would love to hear what you’re reading at the moment! Email us info@ipwsconnect.com if you’ve got […]

Book Club: Reading Up on Leadership