Welcome to the latest episode of “Women in Trade” with our host Sophie Krantz, who is an International Trade advisor & Industry trainer.
We kicked off with Sabina Ciofu, Head of EU and Trade Policy, Tech UK, who shared details of accelerated digitalisation and digital trade from the past few months due to this pandemic. She discussed how businesses have been fast-forwarded and how they can grow internationally. She spoke about the story behind her impressive career and advised people who are interested in a role like her.
Sophie then spoke with Olga Kokshagina, Innovation and Entrepreneur Expert, RMIT University, about radical innovation and the importance of thinking about it. She shared her impressive background about building international businesses, innovation programs, innovation strategies and the way she works on projects across different parts of the world being in Melbourne. She advises how to move forward for people who have radical ideas.
To wrap up the episode Sophie spoke with Sahar Albaharna, Innovation Coach and Founder, Impactique, about her background and how innovation has helped to solve different problems. She shared the details of her work in this pandemic and how she embraced this opportunity, also shared her opinion of how 2021 is going to be for businesses.