Global Women's Leadership Forum
2014 Leadership Forum
Join us for the 2014 Global Women's Leadership Forum, 26-27 July, during the World Credit Union Conference in Gold Coast, Australia. Held in partnership with Australian Women in Mutuals (WIM), this all-day workshop will connect credit union women during an interactive leadership development session. This year's event will feature Dr. Louise Mahler,
renowned expert on vocal intelligence, as the keynote speaker, and will
include a working luncheon and global dialogue during roundtable
discussions. In 2013, more than 100 high-level female leaders from around the
world participated in the Leadership Forum. The 2014 Forum is open to
Network members, including Australian and New Zealand women leaders.
Thanks to our sponsors, this year's registration is only US $100 (+10%
GST). To register, click here.
Annual Leadership Forum Features
The Leadership Forum draws
members from all over the world and gives them the opportunity to connect
face-to-face with women from other credit union movements. Held in
coalition with the World Credit Union Conference, the five-day Leadership Forum
activities kick-off with the Networking Reception on Saturday evening before
the paramount Leadership Forum workshop on Sunday. Members stay connected
Monday through Wednesday at the Network Lounge, where they meet up with their
international colleagues in a casual environment. Join us for this unbeatable
week of professional development and networking opportunities! Forum registration entitles you to attend the following activities:
- Networking Reception: Taking place the evening before the Leadership Forum, this event invites
our members, sponsors, donors and special guests to come together and recognize
the winner of the prestigious Athene Leadership Award to a distinguished
individual who has demonstrated exceptional accomplishments in the area of
women's leadership in the global credit unionmovement.
- Forum Workshop: This predominant members-only brings together members from around the
world in an all-day workshop that emphasizes collaboration and fosters business
relationships. It features a world-renowned keynote speaker, panel
discussions on key issues facing women leaders in the industry, a luncheon, and
a Knowledge Café with interactive breakout discussions focused on actionable
- Network Lounge: The lounge serves as the hub of the Network throughout the World Credit
Union Conference by providing a gathering place for members to connect with
each other throughout the week. Members can escape from the hustle and
bustle of the conference by enjoying our couches and coffee at their leisure.
Members are invited to bring a friend, access the internet, and expand
your professional network.
- International Sister Societies Workshop: Interested in bringing the Global Women's Leadership Network to your
credit union community? Here you can learn about Sister Societies and meet
women leaders that have already established local groups. Find out what members
of the Network are doing around the world to make a difference in their own
communities and how you can get involved.