BPWA National Conference 
  3 Day Program of Events  1-3 April 2022


1 April 2022

18.30 to 22.00

The Balcony


Welcome Reception and Young BPW Award Celebration 

Join us on the Balcony, overlooking the sunset and the sea

Official Opening by the Hon Michelle Lensink MLC, Minister for Women and Minister for Human Services in the South Australian Parliament and a long-term member of BPW Adelaide 

Presentations by the Young BPW Award Finalists and announcement of the 2022 Winner

Dress Code: Cocktail     Drink on arrival then cash bar    Catered - light and delicious 


2 April 2022

Regatta Room, Oceanique

Registration opens 8.30am

9.00 to 15.00

Regatta Room, Oceanique

15.00 to 17.00

Saturday Symposium: PURPOSE & PASSION

Open to Members and registered non-members 

BPW National Showcase - BPW Victoria, BPW NSW, BPW NT

Morning Workshops - building competence, capacity and confidence

With Kylie Bishop from IncredibleU and Sandra D'Souza from Ellect

Lunchtime Panel - bringing purpose to entrepreneurship, leadership and activism

Hear from Sarah Gunn from GOGO Events, Carol Hanlon serial entrepreneur and Carolyn Savage (BPW NZ) on sustainable development 

Afternoon Inspiration - envisioning the future beyond our shores

Be inspired by BPW leaders from our Asia Pacific region and internationally, and from BPW partner organisations nationally

Round tables - members only

The Saturday Symposium will be followed by a opportunity for members to learn about and contribute to the leadership, policy, marketing and good governance of BPW Australia in a round table workshop format

19.00 to 23.00

Regatta Room, Oceanique

BPW Australia Gala Awards Dinner 

Celebration Dinner followed by Presentation of the BPW Australia Awards

Keynote:  Katrina Webb OAM, Paralympian
Candlelighting Ceremony 

Dress Code: Formal


3 April 2022


Regatta Room, Oceanique

President's breakfast 

Presentation of the Club and Member Awards, hosted by BPWA President - all members invited

9.00 - 12.00

Regatta Room, Oceanique

Showcasing BPW

Morning inspiration - professional life coach Alice Bacon

Honouring Women panel - 3 award winning BPW members: Gillian Lewis, Angela Tomazos and Marie Schlemm AO

Club showcases - successful advocacy, projects and campaigns to inspire action

Keys to Achievement with Kate Waters, past Director of Membership

Official closing by President Jacqueline Graham

12.30 on the balcony

Lunch and networking 

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