Women's Virtual Event

About the event

Due to the current restrictions associated with the pandemic, this year's dinner will be replaced with the Women's Virtual Event to be held on Thursday 25 November at 7pm.

The event will feature two guest speakers with an opportunity for questions to be asked at the end.  The winners of the 2020 and the 2021 Sally Isaac Memorial Scholarship Fund Award will be announced afterwards.  

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Guest Speakers

Dr Niki Vincent is the Victorian Public Sector Commissioner for Gender Equality, she oversees implementation of the Gender Equality Act 2020, which sets out mandatory reporting and obligations for 300-plus public sector workplaces covering 11 per cent of Victoria’s workforce. Dr Vincent will speak about consulting with public organisations on reporting sexual harassment incidents and how Councils can work towards providing safer workplaces, particularly considering the findings of the Victorian Auditor-General’s Office Sexual Harassment in Local Government report of 2020.

Keely Walsh is a Clinical Social Worker specialising in an advanced trauma-informed approach and integrated therapeutic methods to achieve holistic wellbeing. As a social worker who has spent the eight years helping women who have experienced sexual assault, Ms Walsh will provide her perspective on speaking out and what can be done to create a culture of acceptance and empowerment. 

Registrations  are now open and close 5pm, Monday 22 November.

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