Chill out and allow inspiration to flow through you at the photography exhibition
by Thomas Hoepker, and the Women in Focus panel session.
Photography exhibition, Women in Focus panel session.
Women in Focus
4.30PM – 6.30PM
About Women In Asia
We are a platform that brings together thinkers and thought leaders. Our mission is to uncover raw and authentic stories of women around Asia, to bridge cultural and gender differences. Through showcasing these narratives, we hope to build an open and inclusive community.
About the panel:
Titled Women In Focus, the panel hopes to shed light on women who are pushing boundaries in stereotypical male dominated industries like aviation, photography, distillery and more. It will be an intimate sharing by these women who are extraordinary risk-takers, innovators and mavericks. Come join us for an evening of thought-provoking celebration of women challenging norms and owning their space in the spotlight.
Laxmi Kaul - Photographer
Adele Chan - Chief Editor of Nylon
Joanne Chan - Sales Director of GE Aviation
Moderator: Vivian Lim (Women In Asia)
These are some questions that we will be exploring with the audience:
On your personal journey
1) What inspired you to go into this industry?
2) Who were your greatest support?
On Women in stereotypical environments/roles
1) What challenged or daunted you? Share with us an experience that you've had.
2) What was the most difficult or easiest part in this industry?
1) How do you think women can thrive in your industry?
2) How do you think the community can make it easier for women?
3) What advice would you give to your younger self
Inclusive with the workshop:
1 x Floraïku Discovery Sets
1 x Leica Playground Tote Bag
1 x Beer from 21 Sliders
1 x Slider from 21 Sliders
About Women in Asia
Women in Asia is a platform that brings together thinkers and thought leaders. Their mission is to uncover raw and authentic stories of women around Asia, to bridge cultural and gender differences. Through showcasing these narratives, they hope to build an open and inclusive community.
The Hot Seat by Herman Miller
Sit in Cosm, and you just might forget you’re sitting in a chair at all. Take the Hot Seat yourself and answer some questions - you might snag yourself a Cosm of your own.
More details here.
Proudly sponsored by Herman Miller.
Wanderlust by Thomas Hoepker
Born in 1936 in Munich, Thomas Hoepker has travelled the world as a photojournalist, capturing stories of people and social issues in the last 60 years. He helped shaped a photographic genre that represents humanity and embraces the concerns of the underprivileged. Specializing in reportage and stylish color features, he received the prestigious Kulturpreis der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Photographie prize in 1968. He has been a full member of the prestigious Magnum Photos since 1989, and has served as its president from 2003 to 2006. Hoepker published over 30 books and his photographs have been shown in many museums and galleries. He now lives in New York and in Southampton, Long Island. Presented are photographs selected out of Thomas' vast archive.