Women in Leadership

Secure your seat to this rare opportunity to hear from this inspiring panel of female leaders.

Learn about their journey to the C-Suite and Boards of leading local and international organisations and their thoughts on key challenges and opportunities confronting women.

This exceptional event will include premium wine tastings from some of the best viticultural regions of Italy.

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Keynote Speakers

  • Linda Nicholls (Chair at Melbourne Health at Royal Melbourne Hospital)

    Linda Nicholls

    Chair at Melbourne Health at Royal Melbourne Hospital

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  • Sue Williams (Chief Executive Officer at Cabrini Australia ltd)

    Sue Williams

    Chief Executive Officer at Cabrini Australia ltd

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  • Eglantine Etiemble (Chief Technology Officer at PEXA)

    Eglantine Etiemble

    Chief Technology Officer at PEXA

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  • Hanna Pappalardo (Consul General at Consulate General of Italy in Melbourne)

    Hanna Pappalardo

    Consul General at Consulate General of Italy in Melbourne

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  • Katie O' Keeffe (Co-Founder of Structured Creative)

    Katie O' Keeffe

    Co-Founder of Structured Creative

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Event Details


The Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Melbourne proudly presents its inaugural Women in Leadership event.

Women continue to play a critical role in influencing societal issues and driving international trade. This Women in Leadership series will provide women with the opportunity to hear and learn from the trailblazers of our era, as well as provide an opportunity to connect with like-minded women and support each others' careers and development.


  • LINDA NICHOLLSChair at Melbourne Health Royal Melbourne Hospital
  • SUE WILLIAMSChief Executive Officer at Cabrini Australia Ltd
  • EGLANTINE ETIEMBLEChief Technology Officer at PEXA
  • HANNA PAPPALARDO Consul General of Italy in Melbourne 

The event will be moderated by Katie O'Keeffe and there will be an opportunity to ask the panel questions during the event. 


To celebrate Italian Cuisine Week and Italy's leadership as one of the largest wine exporters in the world, this event will include three premium wine tastings hosted by the Prince Wine Store.

Italy is home to some of the finest wines in the world, surrounded by regions that specialise in growing native varietals, including the ethereal Barolo and Barbaresco.

We will explore their origins, how they came about and what shaped their unique personalities. 

RSVP by 6th November 2022


Date: Monday 14th November 2022

Time: 6.30 PM – 8.30 PM 

Venue: Melbourne Business School 

Dress Code: Business Attire / Smart Casual

Catering: Cocktail food and three wine tastings

Numbers are strictly limited so register today to avoid missing out.

Nov 14, 2022

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (GMT+11)

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Melbourne Business School ( Private Dining Room)
200 Leicester St
Carlton, Victoria, Australia

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