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Here is a note from our CEO, Amanda Dobbie
Our second business series lunch in Melbourne was held on August 22. The topic was Monetary Policy Normalisation. The discussion from our panel was excellent and unusally there was much consensus. The panel was made up of Alan Oster, Group chief Economist NAB, Besa Deda, Chief Economist Bank of Melbourne, Riki Polygenis, Senior Economists ANZ, Su-Lin Ong, Managing Director, Head of Economists and Fixed Income Strategy RBC. The panel was moderated by Stephen Halmarick, Head of economic market research, Colonial First State.
Our next event is the annual forum, sponsored by Deutsche Bank and the largest event on the WiBF calandar. This year the topic is gamechangers and we have an exceptional line up of speakers including Maile Carnegie, Managing Director, Google, Jayne Hrdlicka, Group Chief Executive Jetstar and Diane Smith-Gander, Chairman, Transfield. The panel will be moderated by Adam Spencer. I encourage all our members not to miss this fabulous event. Tickets can be purchased on our website and you have the link below for your convenience.
Our research committee is making strides in developing out our strategies around attracting women to the Banking and Finance sector. On 24th September 10 highly talented undergraduate women, selected by the Universities WiBf has partnered with, will be hosted for lunch by members of the AFMA committee. The purpose of the lunch is give these girls the opportunity to connect with senior leaders with a view to assisting the industry with the pipeline. They have all committed to applying for at least 3 positions in the industry for the 2016 intake.
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