Thursday 10th and Friday 11th of September

Virtual tickets are available here 

Limited Optus Stadium tickets are available here

Thursday 10th of September 

‘Breakfast for Champions’ from 7.30am through to 12 noon

Featuring a special live stream conversation with Adam Grant.

Followed by a dynamic panel of industry leaders chaired by the incomparable Elizabeth Shaw and a special presentation by Dr Cordelia Fine who will discuss the findings of her new research exploring three key questions: why does gender diversity in the workplace matter? why do everyday Australian employees think it matters? and, finally, how does this compare with narratives in the Australian media? 

on Friday 11th of September

We will be welcomed by Gina Williams and Guy Ghrouse, with opening remarks from Sabina Shugg AM, and industry panel featuring three incredible women who all strive to improve the workplace for other women.  We will hear author Susan Cain in conversation with Alison Morley, an inspiring WIMWA industry stories from Briohny Evans from Fortescue, Donna Stace from Rio Tinto and Florence Drummond CEO and Founder of IWIMRA, Micheal Gollschewski President of Alcoa Australia, Kelly Carter Vice President: Legal and Compliance at Gold Fields Australia, Vanessa Torres Chief Technical Officer at South32, Di Smith-Gander AO, Peter Bradford CEO Independence Group,  Clayton Hanrahan, Candis Rhodes at Rio Tinto,  Zelda Han from BHP, Rowena Leslie from Kai Rho Contracting, Alison Morley from Rio Tinto, Joanne Heyes from BHP and others still to be announced.