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Member Only Events: Face-to-face networking - we have missed you!
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Date Thursday, 29 April 2021
Time 29 Apr 17:00 - 29 Apr 18:30
Venue TBA Canberra : Canberra ACT 2600 Australia
Pricing Free Event
Guests Not Allowed
Register by Thursday, 29 April 2021

After a year of Zoom meetings and social distancing it is now time to start mingling and growing our networks again. WOB Members are invited to meet and network at this special social WOBMeet event. An evening for all aspiring leaders and directors to meet, share, network and learn.

This event will be relaxed and informal and is provided FREE OF CHARGE to Full, Corporate, Global Members and Champions. We just ask that you purchase your own drinks.

Claire Braund

Non-Executive Director, WOB Pty Ltd (appointed April 2006)
Executive Director, Women on Boards Australia (appointed February 2018)
Deputy President & Building Committee Chair, Central Coast Conservatorium of Music
Non-Executive Director, Coast Shelter Emergency Accommodation Ltd


Claire is a social entrepreneur and businesswoman based on the NSW Central Coast. She co-founded Women on Boards in Australia in 2006 and in the UK in 2012 following a career in journalism and public relations. She is an experienced Non-Executive Director on small business and large Not-For-Profit organisations and has significant expertise on board governance in many other sectors.

Claire is a highly respected facilitator and speaker on a range of topics in the area of board governance, equity and diversity. She is an informed and entertaining MC and presenter and well known for her courage, conviction, compassion and confidence; and as someone who looks for new ideas and opportunities.

In 2011 Claire became a Churchill Fellow for her research into gender balance on boards in Norway, France and the UK. She is also a graduate of the Benevolent Society’s Sydney Social Leadership Program which has led to a lifelong interest in affordable housing and related social issues, particularly those impacting women and children.


COVID SAFE
During this time when we need to be working together and remain connected, Women on Boards wants to assure all members of our community we are taking the utmost care and precautions for our events and gatherings in light of COVID-19. The WOB team is working extremely closely with our venues, suppliers, contractors, and everyone involved with our events to protect the health and wellbeing of our community – you are our top priority. Of course, we will update you if any changes come up.