For International Women’s Day 2024 and beyond, let’s Inspire Inclusion.
When we inspire others to understand and value women’s inclusion, we forge a better world. When women themselves are inspired to be included, there’s a sense of belonging, relevance and empowerment.
The aim of International Women’s Day 2024 is to collectively forge a more inclusive world for women. To openly embrace their diversity of race, age, ability, faith, body image, and how they identify.
It’s important to understand, value and seek out the inclusion of women and girls. Additionally, sharing this knowledge, support and encouragement with others is key.
Join Us and #InspireInclusion
When: Friday 8 March 2024 Time: 11.00am to 3.30pm Where: Miss Iggy’s Tickets: $100 pp + $2 booking fee*
*Please note that tickets are sold individually and NOT as a table. If you wish to be seated with another ticket holder, please notify us in the booking notes and we will try to accommodate you.
Held for the first time in Miss Iggy’s, an eclectic and vibrant lounge, bar and dining venue inspired by the 90s.
This annual event offers the opportunity to network and be inspired by guest speakers from varying backgrounds and industries.
Ticketing includes a food and beverage package and live DJ entertainment.
PLUS an IWD Raffle with all ticket proceeds donated to Biyani House – Revesby Women’s Shelter.
Proudly Partnered with Leagues Club Australia
Represents, informs and supports the needs of Member Clubs around Australia ensuring their ongoing commitment to Rugby League and the Community.
Proudly Supporting Biyani House – Revesby Women’s Shelter
Provides an inclusive, culturally aware service and safe place for women experiencing domestic violence and homelessness. Treating all women with dignity and respect, empowering them to create a better future for themselves and their families.
Operating for 2 Years
Accommodated 70 Women and Children
3,459 Safe Bed Nights
Average Length of stay is 51 nights
3,186 Women have reached out for support
Lisa Annabel, CEO of Biyani House Revesby Women’s Shelter
Lisa has seen her career traverse the fields of governance, risk, and consulting within the government, technology, finance, education, and legal industries. Lisa’s background and experience has now led her to her role leading the team at Biyani House as they empower vulnerable women to create a better future.
Carlee Millikin, General Manager, World Cup Legacy Programs, Football Australia
Carlee is a dynamic and driven leader with a diverse background in sports and consulting. Currently serving as the General Manager – World Cup Legacy Programs at Football Australia, she is dedicated to creating impact. Leveraging the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023, Carlee led a cross-functional team and implemented innovative strategies, resulting in significant investment and outcomes for women’s football in Australia. With her experience as a former national-level swimmer and member of the Australian Women’s Curling Team, Carlee brings a deep understanding of sports at all levels to her leadership role.
Fariha Chowdhury, CEO & Co-Founder Arise Foundation Ltd
After witnessing a friend go through financial abuse, Fariha started Arise Foundation to remove barriers to economic opportunities and make it easy for financial abuse survivors to be financially independent. She has 20 years’ experience specialising in finance, governance and strategy in multinational companies. Prior to Arise, Fariha was Chief Financial Officer at City of Parramatta Council and Regional (APAC) CFO at American Express Global Business Travel. She is currently teaching at Centre for Social Impact, UNSW where she teaches social entrepreneurship.
Gail Clarke, Team Leader Coach and Fashion Frenzy Sales Team, Dress for Success NSW & ACT
Gail is a Volunteer Team Leader Coach who has dedicated her time tirelessly to Dress for Success over the last 7 years, accumulating over 1,900 hours of service. Gail has a professional background in HR, training, learning and development, project management and business administration skills. In her volunteer roles with Dress for Success, she has drawn on her professional experience in multiple roles which have improved the experience of both volunteers and Clients.