Speakers

Simone Clarke

Chief Executive Officer

UN Women Australia (Virtual)

Bio

Senator the Hon Katy Gallagher

Minister for Finance, Minister for Women, Minister for the Public Service

Parliament of Australia (Virtual)

Bio

Leigh Sales AM

Australian Journalist and Author (Virtual)

Bio

Annabel Crabb

Author and Journalist (Virtual)

Bio

Hon. Linda Burney MP

Minister for Indigenous Australians (Virtual)

Bio

Jessica Taylor

Chief Executive Officer

Five Bridges

Bio

Catherine Clark

Chief Executive Officer

Paralympics Australia

Bio

Carol Taylor

Award Winning Lawyer, World's First Quadraplegic Fashion Designer, Disability Advocate, Non-Executive Director

Spinal Life Australia

Bio

Alice Barbery

Chief Executive Officer

Universal Store

Oakley Kwon

Chief Executive Officer

Asian Food and Film

Terri Smith

Chief Executive Officer

Gadens

Bio

Athena Manley

Chief of Strategy

AON

Jane Humphreys

Vice President, People & Culture

Volvo Group

Bio

Richard Barrett

Chief Executive - Australia New Zealand

AECOM

Michelle Tuahine

First Nations Media Veteran, Member

National NAIDOC Committee

Kirsty Dywer

Chief People Officer and Business Services Officer

Diabetes Australia

Anthony Heraghty

Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer

Super Retail Group

Bio

Julie McKay

Chief Diversity, Inclusion and Well-Being Officer

PwC

Bio

Kirsty Rourke

Chief Executive Officer

City of Brisbane Investment Corporation

Bio

Emily Martin

Chief Executive Officer

Dundies

Bio

Sandra Creamer

Interim Chair, Adjunct Professor

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Advisory Council, University of Queensland

Virginia A Nelson

Chief Superintendent, Operations Commander Internal Investigation Group (ESC)

Queensland Police

Bio

Adrian Langford

Deputy Chief People and Culture Officer

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Bio

Cherry Ward

Founder & Director

Bluebird Leadership

Bio

Ben Bjarnesen

Founder, Managing Director

LGBTQ Domestic Violence Awareness Foundation

Bio

Danielle Duell

Founder & CEO, Industry Fellow

People With Purpose, QUT Centre for Future Enterprise

Bio

Fardowsa Yussuf

Vice-Chair; Youth Mentor; Advisory Council

FLAG; African Youth Support Council; Queensland Multicultural Advisory Council

Bio

Madison Birtchnell

Youth Advocate & 2021 Gold Coast Young Woman of the Year

Sonia McDonald

Keynote speaker, Executive coach, Author; CEO & Founder

LeadershipHQ

Maria Artango

Business & Empowerment Coach

One Heart Mentoring & Coaching

Suzie Lightfoot

Personal Brand Coach, Personal Brand Expert

Bio

Karen Schulz

Neuroscience Leadership Coach, Psychological Safety Consultant, Founding Partner & Director

Reveur

Dr Vicki Webster

Leadership Specialist, Executive Coach and Leadership Mentor, Career Resilience Coach

Incisive Leaders

Bio

Sally Foley-Lewis

Middle Management & Self-Leadership Expert

Bio

Tarni Fisher

Board Member

Australian Indigenous Leadership Centre

Bio

Cristilee Houghton

Head of Indigenous Affairs, Corporate and Indigenous Affairs

Coles

Bio

Vonda Malone

Chief Executive Officer

Torres Strait Regional Authority

Bio

Lana Hall

Director and Founder

The Slow Life Project

Chiou See Anderson

President

National Council of Women of Australia

Amanda Bulow

Founder and CEO

AWIC - Awesome Women in Construction

Erin Walford

Chief Legal, People & Culture Officer Australia & New Zealand

Domino's Pizza

Bio

Erin Rayment

Executive Director Industry Engagement

Queensland University of Technology

Christine Parker

Group Executive Human Resources

Westpac

Bio