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International Women’s Day “Press for Progress” - Women in Leadership Forum

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Eden Gardens

307 Lane Cove Road

Macquarie Park, NSW 2113

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Come to the Ryde International Women’s Day “Press for Progress” Forum to hear from women who are recognised for making a change in the community. Guest speakers will be announced soon.

The International Women’s Day Forum highlights the City of Ryde’s commitment to supporting women’s leadership in taking on the challenges that face women in the community The Forum is designed to be informative, interactive and entertaining with experienced guest speakers sharing their stories and insights into women’s leadership.

The Forum includes:

  • Guest Speakers:

    Penny Dillon - Sustainable Transport Manager, Optus
    Penny Dillon has overseen Optus Sustainable Transport for close to five years. Using her experience in transport, communications and consumer insights, she has driven the evolution of the sustainable transport program at Optus, leading a national transport team.

    Dr Vijaya Nagarajan - Professor, Macquarie University
    With a background in economics and law, Vij Nagarajan researches and teaches in the areas of corporate governance, competition policy and sustainable development. She has published widely, including several articles and books on gender equity, sustainability, corporate governance and competition policy.

    Sarah Liu - Founder, The Dream Collective
    As founder of The Dream Collective, co-founder of start-up Gemini3, branding consultant, author and passionate advocate for women in leadership, Sarah Liu is part of the global rise of ‘generation slashie’ i.e. people with not one job but several.

  • Q&A session
  • Workshop – leadership skills and insights
  • Performances
  • Morning tea and light lunch

Places are limited so book early online to avoid disappointment.

The Forum is proudly supported by the City of Ryde’s Status of Women’s Advisory Committee.

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