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UPCOMING EVENTS

WIS ACT holds regular networking and professional development events throughout the year.

All upcoming events are listed here.

GET INVOLVED

One of the many benefits of being a WIS member is the opportunity to build your skills and networks on one volunteer sub-committees. There are also opportunities to contribute to your state chapter by assisting to implement networking events.

We invite members to join our committees via email as vacancies arise. If you're interested in meeting like-minded people and contributing to the success of the WIS network, we encourage you to complete the Volunteer Form today!

National Sub-Committees
Mother's Day Classic

There are Mother's Day Classic committees in every state and territory covering roles such as event management, sponsorship and media and communications. If you would like to learn more or get involved, please click here.

SCHOLARSHIPS

Unfortunately there are currently no scholarship opportunities exclusive for our Australian Capital Territory members however we do have a number of National scholarships that we run throughout the year. To learn about these, please visit our Scholarships page.

MEMBER BENEFITS

WIS members have the opportunity to network with and learn from other women in the industry, contribute to superannuation policy-making and industry initiatives to improve women's retirement outcomes, and participate in the Mother's Day Classic volunteer groups. A full list of benefits can be found on our Membership page.

We aim to educate and support women in gaining opportunities to develop broader business and to expand their professional and personal networks. The Australian Graduate School of Management (AGSM) offers members a 10% discount on all short courses and Women in Leadership programs.   

Committee Members

Our state committees are an essential part of the WIS network and are vital in ensuring that we have representation nationally. Each committee consists of a number of volunteers (all WIS members) and is responsible for organising networking and professional development events that are topical and relevant to their members. Please contact the Chair of the relevant committee if you wish to get involved. 

NAME COMPANY COMMITTEE POSITION
Sue Field AvSuper Chair
Shan Badowski AvSuper Secretary and Treasurer
Gianna Thomson Gianna Thomson Advisory  
Bridie Seaman MTAA Super  
Jennie Murray First State Super  

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