Young Women’s Network (U25) In Partnership with Ulster Bank

Whether you are a student studying A-Levels, taking up a year in Industry or a recent Graduate, you will be wondering what lies ahead of you in the world of work. What do you expect? How do you overcome the challenges women face in business today?

The Young Women’s Network (YWN) membership is now available to women under 25 years of age, providing a platform to bring together and empower young women, equipping them with the tools, networks and insight to get ahead.

Start making useful connections - It's NEVER too early to network!

Young women membership will gain access to a whole business community. Build connections to the top employers in Northern Ireland and the most influential women in the business community. WIB offer Mentoring opportunities to best prepare young women for roles in the business sector. 

The YWN members can avail of all WIB benefits and will also have specific Young Women’s Network events on an annual basis. We hope to form a committee to input into the YWN schedule as we develop this exciting new membership.

We will provide mentoring opportunities to best prepare young women for roles in the business sector.

Successful networking is a vital skill for life after graduation and beyond.
WIB will get you started.

Programmes View all Programmes

We currently offer virtual webinars and well-being sessions hosted by our leading programme facilitators and well-being sessions. We will also be revealing new programmes within our Centre of Learning, dedicated to supporting members. Find out more about the different programmes we have available including our 12 month Mentoring Programme here.




Events View all Events

We host monthly online networking events, personal development masterclasses and workshops. As a member our networking events are free and our masterclasses and workshops have a preferential rate of around £10/15.

As an young woman in business, it is great to get out of your comfort zone and network with new people, build up a support network of your own, raise your profile and that of your company. It provides you with a great opportunity to bring learnings and potentially savings back to your employers as well as potential business. To see what online events are currently on offer please go to events.

For information on our annual and ongoing events read on.

Annual & Ongoing Events

Spotlight on Success Conference

Taking place in June and December each year, The Spotlight on Success Conference is a unique half day conference, featuring leaders from the corporate and entrepreneurial world that have climbed to the top of the organisational ladder or founded, grown and lead their own business. This is a fantastic networking opportunity that ensure you leave feeling inspired and motivated to pursue your personal and career goals.

Women in Business Awards

Women in Business Awards is a great spectacle to celebrate, reward and acknowledge the hard work and achievements of some of the most successful, entrepreneurial and inspiring business women throughout Northern Ireland. The annual Awards allow all sectors and industries to come together for an evening of celebration to recognise the best of home grown talent and the valuable contribution that women make to the economic life of Northern Ireland.

Chair's Lunch

We also have our Chair’s Lunch which is attended by around 350 business women & men and offers great networking opportunities.

All these events are to provide you with an opportunity to grow your network, to upskill, learn new things and to be inspired. We have only the best speakers at these events, and your take home nuggets will be gold.


Membership Pricing

Membership is only £20 per year via Direct Debit.

So many opportunities and so many savings for members. Join now and start your next step to success.

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