MEET THE SPEAKERS FROM OUR 2021 EVENT

 

 

 

We heard from experienced leaders, entrepreneurs and thought leaders who 
propelled the conversation forward and encouraged you to think differently.

 

The Hon Gladys Berejiklian MP
The Hon Gladys Berejiklian MP
Premier of New South Wales
Senator the Hon Marise Payne
Senator the Hon Marise Payne
Minister for Foreign Affairs, Minister for Women
The Hon Tanya Plibersek MP
The Hon Tanya Plibersek MP
Shadow Minister for Women, Federal Member for Sydney
Kate Jenkins
Kate Jenkins
Australian Human Rights Commission
Sex Discrimination Commissioner
Tanya Hosch
Tanya Hosch
AFL
General Manager, Inclusion and Social Policy
Olivia Wirth
Olivia Wirth
Qantas Loyalty
CEO
Priscilla Brown
Priscilla Brown
Commonwealth Bank
Group Executive Marketing and Corporate Affairs
Noreena Hertz
Noreena Hertz
Thought leader, academic and broadcaster
Natasha Stott Despoja AO
Natasha Stott Despoja AO
Our Watch
Founding Chair
Lisa Annese
Lisa Annese
Diversity Council Australia
CEO
Skipp Williamson
Skipp Williamson
Partners in Performance
Managing Director
Sangeeta Venkatesan
Sangeeta Venkatesan
FairVine Super
Executive Chairman
Fabian Dattner
Fabian Dattner
Dattner Group
CEO
Nicola Wakefield Evans
Nicola Wakefield Evans
Non-Executive Director
Nareen Young
Nareen Young
Jumbunna Institute of Indigenous Education and Research, UTS
Industry Professor
Ainslie van Onselen
Ainslie van Onselen
Chartered Accountants ANZ
CEO
Sandra Pankhurst
Sandra Pankhurst
Specialised Trauma Cleaning Services and motivational public speaker
CEO
Dr Yumiko Kadota
Dr Yumiko Kadota
Medical doctor and author
Andrea Clarke
Andrea Clarke
Future Fit Co.
Author and Founder
Kerri Hartland
Kerri Hartland
Proximity
Principal Advisor
Tracey Corbin-Matchett
Tracey Corbin-Matchett
Bus Stop Films
CEO
Moo Baulch
Moo Baulch
Commonwealth Bank
Violence Prevention and Gender Equality Specialist
Emily Hill
Emily Hill
Australian Indigenous Education Foundation
Diplomat and Director
Siobhan McKenna
Siobhan McKenna
Fox Sports and Australian News Channel
Chairman
Vanessa Morley
Vanessa Morley
Nine
Director of People and Culture
Anna Brown OAM
Anna Brown OAM
Equality Australia
CEO
Mary Wiley-Smith
Mary Wiley-Smith
Australian Public Service Commission
Deputy Australian Public Service Commissioner
Dr Tanya Pelly
Dr Tanya Pelly
Freebird Group
Health Care Leadership And Change Agent
Amani Haydar
Amani Haydar
Award-winning artist, advocate and writer
Majella Knobel
Majella Knobel
Westpac
Director, Accessibility & Inclusion
Nikki Gemmell
Nikki Gemmell
Bestselling author and writer
Amanda Gilmore
Amanda Gilmore
Uber
Head of Driver, Australia and New Zealand
Professor Gordon Parker AO
Professor Gordon Parker AO
UNSW
Scientia Professor of Psychiatry
Julie McKay
Julie McKay
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Chief Diversity, Inclusion and Wellbeing Officer
Cathy Ngo
Cathy Ngo
Keynoteworthy
Founder
Grazia Pecoraro
Grazia Pecoraro
Diversity Partners
Diversity and Inclusion consultant
Jess Miller
Jess Miller
City of Sydney
Councillor
Yemi Penn
Yemi Penn
Engineer, Entrepreneur & Author
Sarah Walsh
Sarah Walsh
Football Federation Australia
Head of Women's Football, Women's World Cup Legacy & Inclusion
Shelley Laslett
Shelley Laslett
Vitae.Coach
CEO and Co-Founder
Amy Dobbin
Amy Dobbin
Sonder
Chief of Staff
Astrid Edwards
Astrid Edwards
Teacher, podcaster and bibliophile

MEET THE MCs

Jamila Rizvi
Jamila Rizvi
Future Women
Chief Creative Officer
Alice Monfries
Alice Monfries
Nine
Nine News Reporter
Helen McCabe
Helen McCabe
Future Women
Founder and Managing Director
Lizzie Young
Lizzie Young
Nine
Managing Director – Group Marketing and Local Markets