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Women in Business Panel, hosted by Melissa Hoyer

September 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Women in Business Panel

Join us for our first Women in Business Panel, where we will discuss gender bias in business, how to be a strong female leader, our panellists journey to success and tips they wish they knew as young women in the workplace.

This panel is open to all and strongly encouraged as part of ICMS’ commitment to mentoring conscientious and mindful future business leaders. Stay after the panel for an open Q&A and networking opportunity with refreshments available.

Meet the host

Melissa Hoyer

Melissa Hoyer, media writer, MC, editor, lifestyle/ news host and mentor for Bachelor of Business (Fashion and Global Brand Management) at ICMS.

Meet the panellists 

Ann Whitelock

Ann Whitelock, ICMS Chair – ICMS Scholarships. Directorships – IHEA, Women’s Resilience Centre, Mito Foundation, Manly Rugby Foundation

Lyn Lewis Smith

Lyn Lewis-Smith, CEO Business Events Sydney. Fellow of the UTS, Adjunct Professor and Co-Chair of the UTS Business School. Directorships: Committee for Sydney, Association of Australian Convention Bureaux, Women’s Resilience Centre, Asia Pacific Chair of DestinationNEXT and Director of Destinations International

Sonia Sadiq Ghandi

Sonia Sadiq Ghandi, Director, Gandhi Creations Pty. Ltd. Advisory Board, Multicultural NSW, Founder FOMA & IABCA I Producer WSABE, Australia Day Ambassador 2022, Paul Harris Fellow, Rotary International

Ramak Salamat

Ramak Salamat, Entrepreneur and GM APAC, Hopin

You will learn 

  • How to be a mindful in management and avoid gender bias
  • Tips to be a successful female leader in business
  • Succeeding as a woman across different cultural and societal expectations.

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Women in Business Panel 12 September 2022

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September 12
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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151 Darley Road, Manly
Sydney, NSW 2095
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