Throughout the year, WIM UK organises a variety of events for our members and friends – ranging from networking drinks and educational panels to technical presentations and professional development workshops. Please click through the calendar below to view our latest schedule. Everyone is welcomed, regardless of gender!
Due to COVID-19 restrictions around the world, all of our events have been postponed or moved to an online forum for the time being. We look forward to seeing you all again soon but until then we hope that you, your families and friends keep safe and healthy during these unprecedented times. In the meantime, visit our COVID-19 Resources page, which is regularly updated with links to interesting webinars and talks that will keep you entertained and informed.
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QRC/WIMARQ Diversity and Inclusion Event
August 20, 2019
Come and hear Queensland’s 2019 Exceptional Woman in Queensland Resources Dr Jenny Purdie and a panel session on diversity and inclusion.
A Queensland Mining Industry Health and Safety Conference Event
Jenny, winner of this year’s QRC/WIMARQ Exceptional Woman in Queensland Resources is on the board of Australian listed mining company Neometals, and consults in the resources and energy sectors on areas including energy policy and technology innovation.
Jenny has had an extensive career in senior roles in leading mining and energy companies both in Australia and overseas. Her most recent role was as CEO with Adani Renewables Australia. Prior to this she held roles with Aurizon and Rio Tinto’s Technology and Innovation team.
She will head to Sydney in September for the judging of the Women in Resources National Awards in which she is a finalist.
Jenny will also moderate a panel session on diversity and inclusion initiatives of resources companies in Queensland and the health and safety considerations for a our increasingly diverse workforce.
This event is FREE, however registration is necessary for catering purposes. It is also open to those not attending the conference. CLICK HERE to register.
Date and Time
Tue., 20 August 2019
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm AEST
QRC Conference room
Level 13, 133 Mary Street
Brisbane, QLD 4000