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UPCOMING EVENTS

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

  • The VIC Christmas Luncheon 2020 will be held on Wednesday 9 December 2020

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 of the volunteer sub-committees in each state. There are also opportunities to contribute to your state chapter by assisting to implement networking events.

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

In conjunction with Monash Business School, the WIS VIC Committee are delighted to give one member the chance to undertake the Your Leadership Voice: Women in Focus Program, part of the executive education program at Monash Business School.

  • Applications now open, for more details and to view the application form click here
  • Applications close Monday 17 February 2020, 5.00pm AEST

To read more about VIC and the National scholarships we offer throughout the year, please check 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. 

NAME COMPANY COMMITTEE POSITION
Katie Frazer UniSuper Chair
Mel Birks   Deputy Chair
Bronwyn Bruce HESTA  
Amanda Field Conexus Financial  
Melissa Hillebrand AMP Capital  
Nikki Howie HESTA  
Jemima Joseph Cbus  
Karen Lauf EY Treasurer
Sally Mackey NAB Financial Planning Secretary
Jennifer Schuster UniSuper  
Simone Palm Northern Trust  
Natalie Lister Industry Fund Services  
Pia Ransom AustralianSuper  

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