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Women in Business Conference 2020

Are you ready to make a difference in your organisation? Follow in the footsteps of the fearless women who are breaking the mould and learn how mindfulness and courageous leadership played a major part in their journey.

This year’s Women in Business Conference offers you a unique opportunity to hear from inspirational and high-achieving professional leaders, who’ll share practical tips on how to build confidence, be more strategic with your decisions, improve personal presence and maintain your authenticity. 

Gain a unique insight into the journey of the women who have become leaders of their industry and learn how to leverage and develop your own leadership and emotional intelligence skills.

Who should attend?

Our delegates are senior leaders and key decision makers, professionals in middle leadership roles and aspiring women leaders from a range of industries and managerial backgrounds.

What can you expect from the programme?

  • Gain an understanding of the value of authentic leadership
  • Recognise how to use the brain and body to embrace change and motivate others
  • Develop skills to communicate verbally and non-verbally 
  • Learn about the issues and benefits of diversity and inclusion
  • Build on your ability to influence, engage and empower others
  • Learn about strategic influence and the importance of strategy
  • Network and share your story with inspiring women from a range of industries.

View our full programme here

Alicia McKay

Strategy and Change Expert

Author of ‘From Strategy to Action: A Guide to getting Shit Done in the Public Sector,’ Alicia is a facilitator, coach and speaker, who helps teams and leaders to make tough choices and keeps things simple for real impact and influence.

Julia Fink FCA

CFO, Upper Hutt City Council

Julia stepped into local government 18 months ago after working for DIA Charities Services helping to get the charitable sector up to speed with the public benefit entity financial reporting standards introduced in 2016. In 2019 Julia received the Institute of Directors Wellington Branch Emerging Director Award.

Mariette Rups-Donnelly

Expert in executive presence and critical authority

Mariette is an executive presence, influence and leadership speaker whose presentations filled with humour, action and practical takeaways make her stand out among other experts in this field.

For the full list of speakers, click here

Grand Millennium Auckland, 71 Mayoral Drive, Auckland

InterContinental Wellington, 2 Grey Street, Wellington


Topic: People & Leadership

Sub-Topic: Building Knowledge, Leadership, Personal Effectiveness

Format: Conference

Proficiency Level: All

CPD: Upto 7.5 hours


Business Partners

  • Crombie Lockwood
  • Pinnacle Life
  • Tax Traders
  • Westpac