Women in Leadership Series featuring Paula Rogers, industry leader and State Director of CEDA, and Lois Keay-Smith, Managing Director of Career Wisdom.
Research undertaken by the University of South Australia for the Ageing Agendas: work, care, retirement and health study is soon to be released. The research addresses Australia's ageing population, the rising rate of female participation in paid work and the operation of the retirement income system.
International guest speaker, Mellody Hobson discussed her approach to financial literacy, her experience as a female leader in the industry and how her life experiences have shaped her.
Key note speaker, Rosemary Addis (Executive Director of Impact Strategist and Chair of the Australian Advisory Board on Impact Investing) explored what impact investing means for funds and their members.
WIS WA welcomed 46 members and guests to their recent Women in Leadership breakfast with guest speaker, Debby Blakey, CEO of HESTA.
WIS VIC members were given the opportunity to meet and network with senior women of influence in the industry.
WIS ACT provided attendees an opportunity to network and discuss the potential for a housing price collapse and the wide-reaching implications if this were to materialise.
An intimate session that gave members the opportunity to engage with some of Adelaide’s most successful business and academic leaders and learn the secrets of their success.
WIS NSW provided members with an exclusive opportunity to meet with senior people of Influence to gain insights into how to succeed in the superannuation and financial services industry.
Karen Chester, Deputy Chair of the Productivity Commission, spoke about the draft report into Alternative Default Models for super, and how members and funds could be impacted if the recommendations are adopted.