Join us as we celebrate International Women's Day at the Maroochy RSL on Tuesday 12th March, with Tech Entrepreneur, CEO and Keynote Speaker, Jess Wilson!
This is guaranteed to be an event you don't want to miss! It's set to be a dynamic morning with our guest speaker being an innovative thinker to leave you inspired, energetic and feeling courageous.
This year the International Women's Day theme is #InspireInclusion. #InspireInclusion aims to collectively forge a more inclusive world for women. When women themselves are inspired to be included, there’s a sense of belonging, relevance and empowerment.
In celebration of women and inspiring inclusion, we have invited Jess Wilson, a leading voice in women leadership, innovation and emerging technologies, to share her story and wisdom.
Jess Wilson is a real example of small town girl turned globally recognised and awarded tech entrepreneur. Starting her first business at 16 and second at 22 which she scaled into 130 countries and was a finalist contestant on China’s version of Shark Tank x The Apprentice ‘The Next Unicorn’ which aired to 15M p/episode. Jess has taken on industries ripe for disruption utilizing technology with millennial and Gen-Z markets at the forefront, establishing her as a leading voice in women leadership, innovation and emerging technologies.
We're excited to welcome Jess to the Sunshine Coast Business Women's Network stage. Book your ticket now and secure your seat for our International Women's Day Breakfast on Tuesday 12th March!
Event bookings close and dietary requirements due Tuesday 5th March.
More about Jess Wilson:
More recently, co-founding Waves Tech Ventures a company which leverages emerging technologies to create impact. The first portfolio company, Women Making Waves is a tech company funding and scaling women’s rights law reform in Australia and the United States introducing a new demographic to philanthropy, working with law reform experts who have changed an accumulative 45+ laws and counting. WMW has collaborated with the likes of Google, Tiktok, Airbnb and partnered with the likes of Deepak Chopra’s The Chopra Foundation.
Jess has been pinned by Forbes as one of 1,000 entrepreneurs under 30 to change the world in the next 50 years, appeared on Smart Company’s 30 under 30 three times and toured as the opening keynote speaker for Tony Robbins and Tom Bilyue throughout their national tours.
Jess has featured in media publications such as Forbes, The Huffpost, Virgin, the front page of The Australian national newspaper, Vogue, Harper Bazaar, ABC, The AFR, Studio10 and CNN.