Our inspiring keynote speakers
AusIMM is thrilled to feature high-profile keynote speakers at our International Women's Day Event series in 2024.
Melbourne Keynote Speaker
We are excited to welcome back Kylie to inspire us once again with her empowering story; Having lived a reality that most would consider their worst nightmare – Kylie was falsely imprisoned in an Iranian prison, placed in solitary confinement, with little to no hope of release.
Perth Keynote Speaker
A groundbreaking leader, made history as the second female to lead the Australian National Antarctic Research Expedition. In Antarctica's harsh winter, she managed a 24/7 role, overseeing over 120 expeditioners and a $30 million science program. Facing the challenges of a male-dominated environment, Rachael's resilience stood out. With 16 years of senior management experience, she now shares insights in leadership development. An MBA holder and bestselling author, her books "Leading on the Edge" and "Respect Trumps Harmony" offer practical tools for building resilient, high-performing teams.