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Conference Date
Wednesday 24 - Thursday 25 August 2022
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Learn from the women who have been there before
As a historically male-dominated profession, regulation has only recently seen a rise in women in leadership roles. There is now opportunity for you to own your skills and competencies and change the game for women in regulation. Are you willing to step up and take the challenge?

The Women in Regulation Leadership Summit 2022 will connect you with like minded women from across Australia and inspire you to become the leader you are meant to be. Join the women who are changing the paradigm of leadership in the regulatory environment and understand their personal journeys, war stories and tips for success.

From leading through disruption to showing up as your authentic self, this unique event is an opportunity for female leaders to share lessons learned and show you that it is possible to close the gender balance gap for women in regulation.

What should you expect from this virtual conference?

    • VIP and sector keynotes, case studies, fireside chats and interactive panel discussions detailing the challenges overcome and lessons learned by women in regulation in leadership
    • In depth workshops with practical toolkits to improve your emotional intelligence and confidence
    • Interactive group networking sessions with peers from across the sector who face the same circumstances as you
    • Excellent connectivity and a tailored online experience facilitated by our premier conference platform and experienced IT, AV and delivery teams

    • Who will attend?

      Current and emerging women in leadership across all federal, state regulators and regulatory agencies, government departments and associations in Australia and New Zealand.

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Benefits of attending

  • Hear sincere accounts of resilience, challenges & authenticity from women in the same industry as you
  • Tackle career & leadership challenges head on & actively seek opportunities for growth
  • Hear from women in leadership across multiple regulators in Australia
  • Develop an authentic leadership brand & stay true to your values
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Key Speakers

Leigh Sales AM
Award Winning Journalist, Host of 7.30, Author of Any Ordinary Day
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Cheryl Batagol
Experienced Board Chair & Former Chair
EPA Victoria
Anna Cronin
Better Regulation Red Tape Commissioner
Kate Symons
Chairperson and Commissioner
Essential Services Commission

What People Are Saying

  • “Attending this event reminded me why it is so important to sometimes step away from the ‘business as usual’ grind , and to think about the kinds of leadership we aspire to. What an inspiring and insightful line-up of speakers.”

    Assistant Director, Commonwealth Ombudsman, November 2021
  • “Beyond brilliant! Not just inspiring leaders sharing their leadership approach – practical, innovative ideas for making change within an organisation.”

    Senior Analyst, Department of Home Affairs, November 2020
  • “This was a fantastic summit. It was so refreshing and validating to hear so many women in senior leadership roles share so many similar fears and challenges, whether past or present. It was the encouragement, push and wake up call I needed to reassess my priorities.”

    Departmental Officer, Department of Health, September 2021