NSW Teachers Federation - 30th May 2019

2019 Schedule .

8.15 - 10.50am

Morning Sessions

8.15 - 9am

Registration and breakfast

9 - 9.20am

Open and Welcome by MC

Mary Haddock-Staniland

Head of Membership Services, Diversity Works NZ

9.20 - 10am

Headline keynote speaker: David Slocum

David Slocum

Professor & Faculty Director – The Berlin School of Creative Leadership – partnership with RARE

10 - 10.20am


10.20 - 10.50am

Morning Tea – networking break

10.50am - 12.35pm

Mid-morning Sessions

10.50 - 11.30am

Ageism panel discussion – partnership with C&P

Moderator: Rebbecca Wilson

CEO, Starts at 60

Panellist: Julia Zaetta

Editor, Pacific Magazines


Panellist: Greg Graham

Founder, The Nest Consultancy

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Panellist: Charmaine Moldrich

CEO, Outdoor Media Association

Panelist: Sean Cummins

Owner, Cummins&Partners

11.30am - 12.15am

Diversity beyond gender

Peter Kirk, Head of Creative Services, Pluto Media

Indigenous story telling

Bridget Fair, CEO, Free TV Australia

Diversity on Screen

Disability in the workplace

12.15 - 12.35pm

Keynote: The power of language

Dr Howard Manns

Head of Linguistics, Monash University

12.35 - 1.35pm

Lunch – networking break

1.35 - 3.50pm

Afternoon Sessions

1.35 - 2.15pm

Debate: Quotas are what we need to ensure diversity and inclusion

For: Mari Kaupinnen

Marketing Chair, IBM ANZ

For: Arthur Georgio

Strategic Recruitment Manager, Souther Cross Austereo

For: Tarla Lambert

Publisher & Co-Owner, Women’s Agenda

Against: Sarah Wyse

Head of Media, AFL

Against: Lisa Annese

CEO, Diversity Council Australia

2.15 - 2.50pm

Keynote: How a philosophy of equality can inspire creative marketing solutions – partnership with Facebook

Carolyn Bendall

Head of Marketing Australia Division, ANZ

Ricci Meldrum

Executive Partner, TBWA

Matt Stoddart

Creative Director, TBWA

2.50 - 3.20pm

Accessing diverse markets

Aheda Zanetti

Burkini founder

Di Sandhu

National Business Director,  China Social Solutions – partnership with China Social Solutions

3.20 - 3.50pm

Afternoon Tea – networking break

3.50 - 6.30pm

Late Sessions

3.50 - 4.10pm


4.10 - 4.50pm

Panel: Using Courage for Change – LGBTI Perspectives on Changing the Ratio – partnership with WPP

Tom Stevenson

Head of Talent Acquisition, WPP AUNZ

Elaine Czulkowski

Operations Manager – Pride Inclusion Programs, ACON

4.50 - 5.30pm

Headline keynote speaker closing remarks


Closing Remarks


Cocktail Party

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Ticket Options .

Purchase your tickets today - limited capacity.

Super Early Bird

$ 299
  • Includes access to all sessions
  • Meals and drinks included
  • Network with attendees and speakers
  • Available until 31st January 2019

Early Bird

$ 399
  • Includes access to all sessions
  • Meals and drinks included
  • Network with attendees and speakers
  • Available until 14th April 2019

Slept In

$ 499
  • Includes all benefits of early bird ticket
  • Available until 29th May 2019

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$ 50 off
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