Speakers

Simone Clarke

Chief Executive Officer

UN Women Australia

Bio

Senator the Hon Katy Gallagher

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

Parliament of Australia

Bio

Leigh Sales AM

Australian Journalist and Author

Bio

Lisa Annese

Chief Executive Officer

Diversity Council Australia

Bio

Dr Lois Peeler AM

Executive Director and Principal, 2022 NAIDOC Female Elder of the Year

Worawa Aboriginal College

Jo-Anne Hewitt

Chief Executive Officer

Achieve Australia

Sarah Derry

Chief Executive Officer Pacific

Accor

Bobbi Mahlab

Founder & Chair, Co-Founder, Member of the NSW Council for Women's Economic Development

Mahlab, Mentor Walks, Women NSW

Will Wright

Managing Director

Douglas Partners

William Cox

Chief Executive Officer

Aurecon

Jenelle McMaster

Deputy CEO and Markets Leader

EY Oceania

Bio

Richard Feledy

Managing Director

Allianz Australia

Bio

Carlene York APM

Commissioner

NSW State Emergency Service

Bio

Josephine McDonnell Inkpin

Minister of Pitt Street Uniting Church

Uniting Church

Bio

Samantha Abeydeera

Executive Director Strategic Operations

Transport for NSW

Sharon Ponniah

Board Member, Lifeline Australia; Partner, Health and Wellbeing, Public Policy & Economics,

PwC

Chris Lamb

Deputy Commissioner, NSW Public Service Commission; Acting Deputy Secretary and Chief People Officer

SW Department of Education

Bio

Mathew Paine

Chief People Officer

NSW Department of Planning and Environment

Lynette Mayne

Co-Director CEW Leaders Program, Chief Executive Women; Non-Executive Director, Australian Infrastructure Financing Facility for the Pacific (AIFFP); Executive Chair

The B Team Australasia

Angelique Wan

Co-founder and CEO (Winner of Young Woman of the Year Award 2022 & Spirit Super Create Change Award 2022)

Consent Labs

Bio

Stacey Rylands

Vice President Acquisition AU/NZ Merchant Services

American Express

Cinda Viranna

Head of Indigenous, Diversity and Inclusion

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)

Shivani Gopal

CEO and Founder, The Remarkable Woman; Co-Founder (2022 NSW Excellence in Womens Leadership Award & Top 50 Small Business Leaders Award)

Upstreet

Charishma Kaliyanda

Councillor, Liverpool City Council; Community Engagement & Development Officer

Headspace

Lil Gordon

Former Head of Aboriginal Affairs

NSW Government Department of Premier and Cabinet

Bio

Naomi Moran

General Manager

Koori Mail Newspaper

Sarah Walsh

Head of Women's Football, Women's World Cup Legacy & Inclusion

Football Australia

Bio

Anna Barwick

Pharmacy Practice Lecturer, University of New England AU; Director (2022 NSW Premier’s Woman of the Year)

PharmOnlineAU

Bio

Sheila Vijeyarasa

Transformation Coach & Author

Empowering Intuition

Bio

Leesa Tongoulidis

Founder and Principal Consultant, Human Art Pty Ltd; Executive Coach, Xplore for Success; Program Designer, Executive Coach,

The Partnership People

Patricia Kaziro

CEO and Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Impact Business School

Bio

Emma Walsh

Founder, Family Friendly Workplaces; Founder - Human Resources Director

Changing Places Group

Bio

Helen Reed

Change Director, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, Thought Leader & Coach

Motivated Mindful and Moving Women

Bio

Ida Huang

Leadership Coach

Amplify Coaching

Sarah Morse

Motivational Speaker

Sarah Morse Enterprises

Bio