International Women's Day #PressforProgress - Brisbane

Engineers Australia’s International Women’s Day events are an opportunity for you to help us #pressforprogress to achieve gender diversity and inclusion in the engineering profession and wider community.
Business women

Join us for lunch to celebrate women in engineering and the economic, political, and social achievements of women past, present and future.

Keynote Speaker - Naomi Simson

Naomi Simson is one of Australia’s most prominent entrepreneurs and business leaders. She is the founder of online experience retailer RedBalloon and an investor on Network Ten’s television series Shark Tank.

Naomi has the largest LinkedIn following in Australia with more than two million followers and is also the author of three books Live What You Love, I Want What She’s Having and Ready To Soar.

As an engaging and passionate speaker, Naomi will draw on her own experience as a woman in the workplace to inspire you to #PressForProgress in your personal and professional life.

In addition to hearing from Naomi Simson about how to harness the power of influence and achieve consistent results, you will also have the opportunity to hear from our Industry Panel who will share key insights and case studies into how they are bringing about tangible change in their organisations.

Catherine McGrath - Award winning journalist

Industry Panel
Professor Sally McArthur - Swinburne University
Dr Louisa Carter, City Executive South East QLD - Arcadis
Sinead Giblin, Executive Director Operations, Northern, Asia Pacific Buildings & Infrastructure - Jacobs
Captain Larissa Cody - Defence Force Recruiting

Find out more at

08 / 03 / 2018 - 12:00 pm to 02:30 pm
Registration Closes
01 / 03 / 2018 05:00 pm
Pullman Brisbane King George Square
Ann St & Roma St
Members $165
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Non-members $195
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Table of 10 $1600
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Key Speaker(s)
Naomi Simson
Engineers Australia
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