PLENARY SESSIONS

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Time: 09:30am - 10:30am
Room: Plenary
Session: Council Report & Women Leaders Panel

Moderator: Ann Starrs, President & CEO, Guttmacher Insitute

Panel: 

• Her Excellency Toyin Saraki; ICM Global Goodwill Ambassador and Founder, President of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa
• Julia Bunting; President, Population Council
• Petra ten Hoope-Bender; Technical Advisor Sexual and Reproductive Health, UNFPA Geneva Office





Time: 09:00am - 10:30am
Room: Plenary
Session: Midwives: Making A Difference Through Leadership; Awards Ceremony

Session Chair: Karol Cariola; Chilean midwife and Member of Parliament






Time: 09:00am - 10:30am
Room: Plenary
Session: Midwives: Making A Difference Through Supporting Women's & Girls Rights

Session Chair: Kate Gilmore; Deputy Director, UN High Commission for Refugees

Moderator: Katja Iversen; President & CEO, Women Deliver

Panel:

• Saraswathi Vedam; Lead Investigator of the Birth Place Lab and Associate Professor of Midwifery, University of British Columbia
• Helga Fogstad –Executive Director, The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH)
• Amina Mohammed; Deputy Secretary General UN






Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Room: Plenary
Session: Midwives: Making A Difference Through Professionalism

Session Chair: Katsi Cook; Elder Mow-hawk (Wolf Clan), Midwife, and Director, Spirit Aligned Leadership Program




Note: Sessions and panels are subject to change.