Posted on
Oct 29, 2015

First news on the Women in the World Summit + two outtakes from Variety

As we previously reported, Cate Blanchett is set to attend the Women in the World Summit in India on November 20, 2015.

The Women in the World India Summit will take place on November 20, 2015, at the Taj Mahal Hotel, New Delhi.

This internationally recognised, powerful live event, co-hosted by Anand Mahindra, Barkha Dutt, Frieida Pinto Nita Ambani, and Shabana Azmi, will feature a stellar line-up of international and Indian names including Academy Award winning actress Cate Blanchett, Madhuri Dixit, Nandita Das, Iranian female race car driver Laleh Seddigh, the founder of Nigeria’s “Bring Back Our Girls” campaign, former World Bank Vice President for Africa Obiageli Ezekwesili, an Israeli and a Palestinian mother working together to find peace, Robi Damelin and Bushra Awad, William Dalrymple, HSBC’s Naina Lal Kidwai, and many other extraordinary global women of influence.

Their purpose: to share news-making stories and offer insights on how women and girls are changing the world.

India Summit Preview

Cate Blanchett
The Oscar-winning actress on her recent eye-opening visit to Syrian refugee camps and her disappointment in Australia’s initial response to the refugee crisis.

via The New York Times

With the article it’s been released a full resolution outtake from the Variety Magazine (May 12, 2015) photoshoot, the same one used in the TimeTalks’s banner.

From the same photoshoot, we have also added a clean version of the cover shoot in the gallery.

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Posted on
Oct 1, 2015

Cate Blanchett to speak at summit in India in November

Come November, Oscar-winning actor Cate Blanchett will head to India to share her story of success in the world of showbiz, as part of the Women in the World Summit, reveals Indian actress Shabana Azmi.
The Hollywood actor, best known for Blue Jasmine and Elizabeth, will be here on November 20. Shabana shared the news of Blanchett’s plans to come to India on Twitter. The Bollywood’s veteran star will co-host the event with well known television journalist Barkha Dutt and businesswoman Nita Ambani.
“Cate Blanchett coming to New Delhi on 20th November for Women in the World summit hosted by Tina Brown. Nita Ambani, Barkha Dutt and I are co-hosts,” Shabana tweeted on Thursday.
Cate Blanchet coming to N Delhi on 20th Nov for Women in the world summit hosted by Tina Brown.Nita Ambani Barkha Dutt and I are cohosts
— Azmi Shabana (@AzmiShabana) October 1, 2015
The convention, presented by renowned journalist and author Tina Brown, will bring forward some extraordinary and inspiring stories of women from different sections of the society. They will narrate how they fought against the obstacles and emerged as winners.
The three-day summit will salute the struggles and triumphs of women and girls around the globe.

via Hindustan Times