Imagine stepping into the breathtaking Broughton Hall Estate, a historical marvel that's been home to the Tempest family for over 900 years, and finding yourself amidst a gathering of visionaries, impact leaders, and forward-thinkers from around the globe.
In this enchanting setting, history and the future join hands to create an atmosphere charged with inspiration, innovation, and collaboration.
🌟 Welcome to Mia's unforgettable experience at the Innovation 4.4 Family Office Retreat in Yorkshire, UK! In this blog post, we'll take you on a captivating journey to UK where Mia Co-Founders Tarja Stephens and Janna Salokangas recently had the unique opportunity to share their insights and expertise with impact leaders.
Get ready to dive into the highlights of Mia's visit to the UK and the vibrant atmosphere of this one-of-a-kind event, where our voices voice echoed through the halls of history to influence the course of the future.
🌟 A Glimpse into the Innovation 4.4 Family Office Retreat: A Fusion of History, Legacy, and the Future
The Innovation 4.4Family Office Retreat took place within the awe-inspiring Broughton Hall Estate in Yorkshire, UK. 🏰
Innovation 4.4 is a US non-profit with global reach focused on accelerating the deployment of solutions the world most needs, by working with family offices, governments, the United Nations, NASA, corporations, and research institutions around the world.
Innovation 4.4 brought together an elite group of global family offices, impact leaders, and innovative minds to inspire families of wealth to do more in the impact space, educate them on how to do more, and provide access to deeply vetted investable solutions. The program contained discussions on future trends, impact initiatives, and collaborative opportunities.
Mia's Co-Founders, Tarja Stephens, and Janna Salokangas were among the select few invited to grace the stage and share their insights on the transformative power of emerging technologies, skill-based learning, and women's essential role in shaping the tech landscape.
The retreat was hosted by Innovation 4.4, as part of the Innovation 4.4 Family Office series, with past events curated on Necker Island, at the World Economic Forum, at the United Nations Oceans Conference, at the United Nations General Assembly Climate Week, at COP 26 in Glasgow, and at COP 27 in Egypt. In this stimulating environment, attendees delved into thought-provoking discussions about job creation, upskilling, and equity, fostering connections and collaborations to drive positive change on a global scale. 🌍💡
Surrounded by the magnificent architecture of the Broughton Hall Estate, which has been home to the Tempest family for 33 generations, the attendees were enveloped in an aura of history, legacy, and tradition.
⚫ Reflecting on Mia x Family Office Retreat: The time for innovation is NOW!
One of the highlights of the retreat was the showcase of solutions session, where Janna and Tarja shared their experience and vision for unlocking powerful economic opportunities for women worldwide through in-demand tech skills training, career development, and inclusivity.
The powerful message resonated deeply with the audience, sparking enthusiasm and reinforcing the urgency to close the skills gap in emerging technologies. ⚡️
"To be part of such a meaningful gathering at the historic Broughton Estate, where history, heritage, and legacy intertwine, has been truly inspiring.
Engaging in conversations about job creation, upskilling, and equity with leading family offices and impact leaders has reinforced our belief in the work we do at Mia and Women of the Future. Our voices are being heard, our efforts are needed, and new initiatives are emerging as a result."
— Tarja Stephens, Mia CoFounder
Thank you, Lina Constantinovici, Founder & CEO of Innovation 4.4, for providing this incredible opportunity!
"Talent is equally distributed, but opportunity is not. Participating in the showcase of solutions session at the breathtaking Broughton Hall Estate was a true honor.
Mia is committed to unlocking powerful economic opportunities for women globally through in-demand tech skills training, career development, and inclusivity. Our time is now, and we have a lot to do in closing the skills gap in emerging technologies. Together, we can."
— Janna Salokangas, Mia CoFounder
In this thrilling and inspiring event, history met the future, and the past lent its wisdom to the present. It was a powerful reminder that, together, we can build a more inclusive, diverse, and innovative world for all. 🌐💫
As we forge ahead in our mission, we are immensely grateful for the opportunity to participate in such a remarkable gathering. We remain dedicated to unlocking economic opportunities, championing innovative solutions, and continuing to push the boundaries of what's possible.
Let's keep dreaming big and, together, create a world where everyone thrives!
Mia is a future-of-work platform created to unlock powerful economic opportunities for women globally through in-demand tech skills training, career development, inclusivity, and belonging.
Our mission is to unlock new economic opportunities for one million women and accelerate the impact of one billion people by 2030.