WOMEN IN THE HOUSE

WFEA ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2019

WOMEN IN THE HOUSE INSPIRE

23RD August, 2019 NSW Parliament House

Moderator: Catherine McGrath (former bureau chief & political correspondent SBS World News)

AGENDA

8.30 am Registration
9.00 am Welcome to Country Donna Ingram Elder of the Redfern Aboriginal Community
9.10 am Welcome to delegates Jenny Morris Chair WFEA
9.15 am Keynote address Minister for Women Hon Bronnie Taylor
9.45 am World Café Intimate conversations with MP’s & councilors: You can’t ask me that!
11.00 am Morning Tea
11:15 am An Independent’s Journey – Zali Steggall MP
11:45 am Preparing for the Media – In conversation with journalist and academic Jenna Price
12:30 pm Speak like a Leader – Top Tips & Tools Amber Daines
1.00 pm Networking lunch
1.45 pm Cross- party collaboration Jenny Aitchison, MP Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians
2.15 pm Raising Diverse Voices Panel including Associate Professor Michelle Evans, Nadia Saleh and Alex Greenwich MP
3.00 pm Afternoon tea
3.15 pm Improving Democracy through Technology – Adam Jacoby, MiVote
4.00 pm The Secrets to Managing a Campaign Panel discussion with Louise Hislop, Darrin Barnett and Sophie Greer
4.45 pm Wrap up and close

WOMEN IN THE HOUSE EQUIP

24TH August, 2019 UTS Business School, Haymarket NSW

AGENDA

9.30am REGISTRATION
10.00 am Workshop: Get Elected: A step-by –step campaign guide to winning elections.

Facilitator: Ruth McGowan (OAM)

As the author of  Get Elected, the first national guide on how to run for office, Ruth will share her practical experience of political campaigning with women who want to win public office.

During this highly interactive workshop, you will learn:

  • What you need to decide (why you would run, where to run to maximise your chance of getting elected, what party to join, or as an independent)
  • The 8 essentials of planning a campaign
  • How to run the race of your life and win, the 300 and 200-day countdown
  • Everything you need to do on the campaign trail.

 

1.00 pm Networking Lunch
2.00 pm Workshop: Building Presence & Influence in Public/Political Life

Facilitator: Mariette Rups-Donnelly

Mariette is the founder of Powerhouse Presentations. She knows what it’s like to stand up in front of an audience having played lead roles on stage and appearing in TV and film.

During this highly interactive workshop, you will learn how to:

  • Deliver your message with authority and authenticity
  • Understand how presence and influence work together
  • Look and sound confident in all situations
  • Be present as well as having presence

 

4.00 pm Wrap up and close