Women on Board Turkey
March 8, 2021
8 March International Women's Day #WeAreReady meeting

The Association of Women on Board (WOB Turkey) celebrated March 8, International Women's Day with a live broadcast event open to everyone. The program, which was hosted by Murat Özyeğin, Chairman of WOB Advisory Board, Chairman of the Board of Fiba Group, and Hande Yaşargil, Chairwoman of WOB and moderated by Journalist Ebru Baki from the Youtube channel of the Association of Women on Board, started with the film "WOB Women's Day". The opening of the program was held by Murat Özyeğin, Chairman of WOB Advisory Board and Chairman of Fiba Holding. In his opening speech, Murat Özyeğin said, "Let's use our sphere of influence generously until we achieve gender equality at all levels. Let's follow this issue until we see equal men and women at every level, at every wage level, in every title in our companies."


In the panel titled "We Are Ready"; From the business world to the academic world and civil society, it was shared by the opinion leaders representing these formations that there are ready women in every sector and at every level. Prof. Dr. Deniz Ülke Arıboğan, Member of WOB Advisory Board and Dean of Üsküdar University Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Dr. Gülseren Budayıcıoğlu, Psychiatrist, Author, Orhan Turan, President of TURKONFED and Bekir Ağırdır, General Manager of KONDA Research and Consultancy, conveyed their findings and solution suggestions to strengthen the status of women in social life.