Ventures LeadHers Staff Day

13 February 2024

Ventures GCI Space

Registrations now closed

Supporting emerging women leaders in the university to reach their potential. 

During the half-day program, you will network and learn from those leading in their fields and develop the skills needed to take your first steps in your entrepreneurial and leadership journey.

The Ventures LeadHers Staff Day has been designed specially to foster a tighter network of women UQ professionals. You'll be a part of a community of UQ staff that lift each other beyond the program and support each other through peer mentoring. Open to all UQ staff.

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Sponsored by UniSuper 

The super fund for the higher education and research community. UniSuper are passionate about securing the future of Australia’s thinkers, creators and investigators who are shaping a better tomorrow. They empower people to be confident about their future and make better financial decisions

What to expect

At the end of this program, participants can expect to have: 

  • increased self-awareness and reflection skills 
  • increased your understanding of the elements undermining confidence 
  • obtained a set of tools to support and overcome confidence-related challenges 
  • networked and learnt from leading women guest speakers


  • 8:30-9am Arrive

  • 9-10:10am LeadHers Stories: Overcoming Professional Challenges
    Hear from inspirational UQ leaders followed by Q&A.

  • 10:10-10:30am Financial Literacy Mini Session
    UniSuper will deliver a session on empowering you through financial confidence and leadership.

  • 10:30-11:15am Morning Tea Break 

    11:15am-12:30pm Leading with Innovation workshop
    In this practical session, we'll focus on generating innovative solutions to key issues experienced by women in the workplace.

  • 12:30-12:45pm Event debrief and consolidation of learning

  • 12:45-1pm Event end

Have a question?

For more information about the LeadHers Staff Day, contact the Ventures team