This Saturday, the League of Extraordinary Women and RMIT University will be hosting Australia’s first all female entrepreneur conference in Melbourne. Ten of Australia’s greatest businesswomen will be sharing their experiences, philosophies and how they overcame adversity.
RUN THE WORLD is set to inspire an audience 350-strong to let go of their doubts, take a leap into the unknown and pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. The conference will also feature a discussion on the findings from Dr Caroline Tan and Dr Afreen Huq’s research on female entrepreneurs.
The format of the event is similar to TEDx Talk conferences with each of 10 speakers taking 20 to 25 minutes to share their stories.
10.00am – INTRODUCTION
10.30am – Naomi Simson (Red Balloon)
11.00am – Jane Huxley (Pandora Radio)
11.30am – Prue Macsween (Verve Communications)
12.00pm – LUNCH
12.45pm – Dr Caroline Tan (RMIT University)
1.15pm – Panel of 3 Female Entrepreneurs to discuss RMIT Study
1.45pm – Samantha Gash (Ultra marathon runner, Entrepreneur & Lawyer)
2.15pm – SHORT INTERMISSION
2.30pm – Catherine Moolenschot (Inspire Greatness)
3.00pm – Valerie Khoo (Australian Writers Centre)
3.30pm – Tania Zaetta (TV Presenter, Actress, Bollywood Star & Entrepreneur)
4.00pm – TEA / CUPCAKE BREAK
4.15pm – Annah Stretton (AnnahStretton Fashion Label)
4.45pm – Kristina Karlsson (Kikki-K Stationery & Gifts)
5.15pm – WRAP UP
5.30pm – FINISH
RMIT Faculty Staff & Students – FREE
Students – $35
League Members – $50
Non Members (General Public) – $75
10AM – 6PM
Saturday, 19th of October 2013
Registration starts at 9.15AM – Come early to get a good seat and also mingle with other like-minded people.
RMIT College of Business
Building 80, 445 Swanston Street Melbourne VIC 3000
80.2.7 Theatre Hall