Building networks & influence | Developing careers | Evolving into strategic partners

PERTH | 2-3 DECEMBER


After the success of our last event, we are bringing our 3rd Annual National EA Leadership Forum to Perth this December with a strong line-up of 21 speakers and 7 roundtable discussions, including pioneering female leaders, top-level executive assistants, and effective leadership consultants. The conference is co-located with our Women in Leadership Summit, and will share plenary keynote sessions and roundtable discussions. 

Join us to learn practical, proven, and effective skills in: 
  • Evolving from an executive assistant into a strategic partner 
  • How to prepare for your journey above and beyond the traditional “EA” role 
  • Making a case for management to invest in your development 
  • Building the knowledge and confidence to make decisions on behalf of your executives 
  • Learn practical tools in how to develop mental resilience 
  • Creating your own personal branding and leveraging social media to further your career 
  • Improving your soft skills to remain relevant in an age of technological upheaval 
  • Building your influence and establishing boundaries within your organisation 
  • Developing your network and expanding your influence outside of your organisation 
  • Overcoming the perceived limitations of an executive assistant role 
  • Developing a leadership mentality 

Learn from the most successful executive assistants, participate in panel and roundtable discussions, build your network, and hear from inspirational female leaders with such organisations as Channel 7, the Perth Symphony Orchestra, WA Super, RAC WA, NOPSEMA, NWQ Capital Management, Illuminate Group, KPMG, the West Coast Eagles, Newmont Australia, Lendlease, St John of God Healthcare, Racing & Wagering WA, and Pragmatic Thinking. 

Featured Speakers

Susannah Carr

TV News Presenter

Channel 7

Bourby Webster

Founder and Director

Perth Symphony Orchestra

Lily Costanzo

EA to CEO

WA Super

Kerri Tiedeman

EA to Group CEO

RAC WA

Corrine Smirk

PA to the GM Services & Engineering

Lendlease

Denise Owen

EA to Group CEO

St John of God Health Care

Kathleen Jack

EA

ThyssenKrupp

Pia Turcinov

Chair

Women in Technology WA

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Partners

Endorsing Partner

WHY ATTEND

  • In just one day out of the office, expand your network and learning by hearing from 23 influential speakers and participating in high-impact roundtable discussions 
  • Engage in our panel discussion with WA Super, RAC WA, National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA), and NWQ Capital Management to learn how to evolve from an executive assistant into a strategic partner 
  • Discover practical tools from Lendlease on how to develop a resilient mindset 
  • Develop your skill set to advance your career with our panel speakers from St John of God Healthcare, Racing & Wagering WA, and Pragmatic Thinking 
  • Learn from Illuminate Group Consulting on how to build your network and leverage social media to your advantage 
  • Participate in your choice of 3 out of 7 interactive roundtable discussions held in conjunction with our Women in Leadership delegates 
  • Meet other high-performing executive assistants during our speed networking session and facilitated table discussions 
  • Hear from Susannah Carr (Channel 7) and Bourby Webster (Perth Symphony Orchestra) on how to overcome barriers to success and prepare yourself for leadership roles 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

  • Executive Assistant 
  • Personal Assistants 
  • Executive/Support Officers 
  • Executive/Business Coordinators 
  • Office/Administrative Managers 
  • Chiefs of Staff 

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Team Discounts

Attend in a group and earn discounts.

SEND 3 DELEGATES AND RECEIVE 5% OFF

SEND 4 DELEGATES AND RECEIVE 10% OFF

SEND 5 DELEGATES AND RECEIVE 15% OFF

5%OFF 10%OFF 15%OFF

Venue

The conference will be held in a premium CBD hotel. The venue will be released a month before the event.