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Workplace Wellness Festival 2021

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Dawn O'Neil

Mental Health Thought Leader, Breathing Space Ambassador, CogNative Solutions

Jason McGovern

Business Engagement & Program Manager, Lendlease

Sarah Conron

Director, Neurologic Plus

Colin Pritchard

Head of People Australia and NZ, Ericsson

Jennifer Jones

Human Resources Business Partner, AstraZeneca

Diana Nadebaum

Chief People Officer, Gurner

Rita Slogrove

Learning and Organisational Development Manager, Fletcher Building Australia

Ethan Bourdeau

Sound Concept and Performance Verification Lead, International WELL Building Institute

Angus Sedgwick

Managing Director, TIM Finance

Callum Seadon

Founder & Managing Director, Trigger Group

Rachel Green

CEO, Sane Australia

Lee Ashton

Post-Doctoral Researcher in Nutritionand Healthy Lifestyles, The University of Newcastle

Rebecca Haslam

Research Associate in Nutrition and Dietetics, The University of Newcastle

Anton Schiavello

General Manager, Nura Space

Keti Malkoski

Principal - People and Culture Consulting at Schiavello Group; Director, Nura Space

Jane Strangward

Director, Neurologic Plus

Jane Gardner

Head of Health & Wellbeing Strategy and Foundation Programs, Lendlease

Sanji Kanagalingam

CEO, WeGuide

Amanda Wilson

Chief People Officer, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Dianne Lyne

Customer Relationship Manager, Benestar

Graeme Wright

Clinical Exercise Physiologist and Sports Scientist, Optimum

Joti Samra

registered psychologist, CEO & Founder, My Workplace Health, Canada

Zahra Peggs

Group Executive, People & Corporate Affairs, TSA Group - Australia

Marty Rabjohns

Manager, People & Organisation, PwC Australia

Natasha Copley

Human Resources Director ANZ, DXC Technology

Steven Furman

Founder & CEO, Paytime

Zach Ghirardello

Member Engagement & Partnership Manager, Diversity Council Australia

Robyn Patton

Social Worker and Training facilitator, Benestar

Trish Egan

Chief Operating Officer, Diabetes NSW & ACT

Ryan McGrory

Head of Employee Experience & Internal Communications, Youi

Rosalie McKnight

Safety, Health and Environment Coordinator, WSP

Karen Matthews

Senior Customer Relationship Manager, Benestar

Juri Han

Head of Strategic Partnerships, Earnd

Tatjana Jokic

NSW & QLD Council Member, Australian Rehabilitation Providers Association

Heidi Sturk

Director, e-Mental Health in Practice, Queensland University of Technology

Angie Montgomery

health psychologist, Clinical Director, Cortext

Kylie Harrison

Clinical Psychologist, Benestar

Adrian Tomyn

National Manager, Research & Analytics, Corporate & International, Bupa

Anthony Workman

Area Manager Lower Hunter, Job Centre Australia

Christhina Candido

A/Professor/Director SHE Lab, Melbourne School of Design, The University of Melbourne

Chris Judd

Director, Chris Judd Invest and AIA Vitality Ambassador

Zoe Coglitore

Chief People and Capability Officer, Pizza Hut Australia

Gillian Coutts

Country Director, Potential Project Australia

Harry Gasiamis

Head of B2B Sales - Australasia, Garmin

Ian Hosegood

Qantas Group Medical Director, Qantas

Charles Pittar

Managing Partner, Aptus Growth

Alasdair Gordon

CEO, Ecosse Global

Beate O'Neil

Head of Products and Partnerships, Benestar

Richard Martin

National Sales and Customer Experience Director, Benestar

Kathryn Kavanagh

Customer Experience Director, Benestar

Deborrah Lambourne

CEO, Job Centre Australia

Sophie Scott

Medical Reporter, ABC

Lucy Hammill

Head of Workplace Experience & Events, PEXA

Damian Johnson

Senior Principal, Fisher Leadership

Dr Dinesh Palipana OAM

Senior Medical Officer, Gold Coast University Hospital, Lecturer, Griffith University

Yemi Penn

Engineer, Entrepreneur and Transformation Leader, Yemi Penn

Maria Lykouras

General Manager Advice, Commonwealth Private

Broni Scarce

ANZ Business Development Director, Skinvision

Linda Fitzhardinge FAICD

Partnerships Director & Compassion Architect, The Groundswell Project

Carli Phillips

Wellbeing Lead Australia & New Zealand, EAP Lead, APAC, Johnson & Johnson

Fiona Crichton

health psychologist and Clinical Team Lead, Mentemia, New Zealand

John Kirwan

All Blacks rugby legend and mental health champion; co-founder, Mentemia, New Zealand

Jon Wilson

Board Member, SIOPA

Felicity Barrow

Organisational Development Lead, Bupa

Corinne Tighe

accredited practising dietician, Health Coach, Bupa

Richard Cash

Head of Service Development, 360Edge

Moira Junge

Health Psychologist, Senior Consultant, 360Edge

Nicole Lee

leading expert in practice & policy, National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University

Michelle Loader

Managing Director, Fisher Leadership

Therese Joyce

Manager, Mental Health & Wellbeing, CogNative Solutions

Katie Ashton-Taylor

Head of People - ADF Health Services, Bupa

Giulia Belleflamme

Innovation Manager, Bupa

Jim Kelly

Director Health & Safe Design, SafeWork NSW

Ian Firth

State Inspector, SafeWork NSW

Chris Ftinogiannis

Director, AEP Health Group

Andrew MacNiven

Communications and Education Manager, Money101

Catherine Birchall

Founding Director, Money101

Rachel Hodgdon

President & CEO, International WELL Building Institute, USA

Angela Priestly

Publisher & Founding Editor, Women’s Agenda

Lisa Annese

CEO, Diversity Council Australia

Kate Hall

Head of Mental Health and Wellbeing, AFL

Ari Zadikov

Head of Technical Marketing, Vitality Group

Candice Smith

Head of Wellness, AIA Australia

Linda Ray

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, NeuroCapability

Alison McLean

Head of Behavioural Research & Development, AIA Australia and New Zealand

Michelle Lim

Inaugural Chairperson and Scientific Chair, Ending Loneliness Together

Andrew Kerekes

Chief Product Officer, wellteq

Zoe Isles

Account Manager, Workplace Risk, Willis Tower Watson

Rebecca Matthews

Seniot Client Consultant, Health & Benefits, Willis Towers Watson

Tasha McNamara

Account Director, Workplace Risk, Willis Towers Watson

Lucia Ryan

Director, Digital Solutions, Willis Towers Watson

Richard Body

Head of Digital Solutions, Willis Towers Watson

David Rowell

Managing Director - Health & Benefits, Australia & New Zealand, Willis Towers Watson

Andrea Piaia

Director, Retirement, Willis Towers Watson

Claire Ebstein

Head of Consulting Services, Healthworks

Emma Longmore

Head of Communication, Willis Towers Watson

Cassandra Kirk

Head Design & Strategy, Axiom Workplaces

Brooke Dwyer

Group Wellbeing Manager, Qantas

Scott Montgomery

CEO and Co-Founder, Wellteq

Suzy Green

Clinical and Coaching Psychologist (MAPS); Founder, The Positivity Institute

Christine Morgan

CEO, National Mental Health Commission

James White

Global Diversity and Inclusion, Fastly

Prue Laurence

Director, Safe Select; Converge International

Damien Mu

CEO and Managing Director (Australia and New Zealand), AIA

Camilla Henderson

Work Health Advisor and Dietitian, Bupa

Diana Black

Wellbeing, Health & Safety Lead, Bupa

Fay Calderone

Partner, Hall & Willcox

Josh Vernon

CEO, Earnd

Gretchen Masters

Programme Development Manager, wellteq

Olly Bridge

Chief Growth Officer, wellteq

Stefanie Valakas

Expert fertility dietitian; Founder, The Dietologist

Claire Hall

Coach and Founder, Authentic Empowerment

Louis Island

Co-founder and Operations Manager, Active & Thriving

Spomenka Krizmanic

Health, Safety and Wellbeing Manager, La Trobe University

David Scott

Managing Director, BrewHub

Justine Tuffley

Health & Wellbeing Specialist, Healthworks

Jordana Cheong

Client Success Lead ANZ, Unmind

Matt Meffan

Enterprise Account Executive, Unmind

Chelsea Pottenger

Director, EQ Minds 

Zach Hotchkiss

Country Manager ANZ, Unmind

Tanja Kovac

CEO, Gender Equity Victoria (GEN VIC)

Nareen Young

Professor, Jumbunna Institute of Indigenous Education & Research, University of Technology, Sydney

Christine Yeung

Award-winning psychologist, Founder & CEO, Beyond Story

Wesa Chau

Co-founder of Reslience Against Racism and CEO, Cultural Intelligence

Naomi Seddon

International lawyer, Shareholder, Littler

Kate Carnell

Company Director; former Ombudsman, Australian Small Business & Family Enterprise Ombudsman

Kim Turnball

Human Resources Manager, Carroll & O'Dea Lawyers

Michael Leiter

World authority on workplace burnout; Adjunct Professor, Acadia University, Canada

Clare Collins

Laureate Professor in Nutrition and Dietetics, University of Newcastle

Ivan Robertson

Emeritus Professor, influential workplace wellness psychologist, The University of Manchester, UK

Craig Hudson

Managing Director, Xero, Aotearoa (NZ)

Elizabeth Bradford

Head of Strategy & Chief of Staff, Commercial Banking Asia Pacific, HSBC

Maurice Wilkins

Lead, Global Diversity and Inclusion, Fastly, USA

Joep van Agteren

Research and Development Lead, Wellbeing & Resilience Centre, SAHMRI

Stephanie Thompson

Workplaces Program Lead, WayAhead – Mental Health Association NSW

Zac Seidler

Director of Mental Health Training, Movember

Amanda Tipping

Partnerships Manager, The Pink Elephants Support Network

Phil Usher

CEO, First Nations Foundation

Simon Illingworth

Former Detective Sergeant and anti-corruption investigator, Victoria Police; CEO, Ethical Strength

Kirrily Tibb

General Manager People, ANZ, Intrepid Travel

Helena Nguyen

Work and Organisational Studies, The University of Sydney Business School

Anya Johnson

Deputy Head of Work and Organisational Studies, The University of Sydney Business School

Greg Wood

Business ethics expert, Retired Professor, Department of Management, Deakin University

Helen Peric

Fertility Specialist, City Fertility

Travis Johnson

Global Product Lead, Garmin Health

Brad Joffe

GM Australia, Earnd

Nick Williams

Head of Business Development, Springday

Troy Morgan

Director Wellbeing Strategy, Springday

Dipra Ray

CEO, Springday

Annelie Xenofontos

Senior Workplace Strategist, Axiom Workplaces

Aaron Khan

CEO & Founder, BODi Corporate

Devora Lieberman

Medical Director, City Fertility NSW

Damien King

Founder, CEO/CTO, PUML Better Health

Josh Marsden

Director – Corporate Wellbeing, Active & Thriving

Daniel McGregor

Wealth Coach, Workplace Wealth

Andrew Tucker

Director, Australian Sleep & Alertness Consortium, Sleep Health Foundation

Ian Westmoreland

Founder and Chairman, Mentoring Men

Domino Risch

Principal, Hassell Architects

Jessica Yun

Workplace Correspondent & Finance News Producer, Yahoo Finance

Emma Walsh

Founder & CEO, Parents At Work

Jack Noonan

Vice President, Australia and New Zealand, International WELL Building Institute 

Rachel Davis

Head of Global Marketing, Earnd

Dalia Feldheim

Creator of Dare to Lead Like a Girl campaign; Organisational Psychologist

Sally Craig

GM People & Culture, Kennards Hire

Mark Cross

Lead Psychiatrist in theABC TV series, Changing Minds; author of Anxiety

James Fenwick

Director of Operations, BODi Corporate

Adam Hall

Senior Director, Talent & Reward Australia, Willis Towers Watson

Valerie Mack

Principal - Interior Design, Buchan

Sue Langley

Founder and CEO, Langley Group

Susan Henry

Head of People & Culture, The Starlight Children’s Foundation

Jenny George

CEO, Converge International

Conor Duffy

National Injury & Wellbeing Manager, KMART AUSTRALIA

Kerrie Dewey

Director HR - People & Performance, Colliers International

Sandra De Kock

GM People & Culture, Perth Airport

Martin Cowie

Chief People Officer, OMD

Michele Chevalley Hedge

Nutritional medicine practitioner, A Healthy View

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PUML Better Health

Gamifying Health and Wellbeing Challenges for Employees

City Fertility

Real people, real fertility care.


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Workplace Wealth

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Leading experts in alcohol and other drugs

eMHPrac (e-Mental Health in Practice)

Digital mental health training and support.


Australia's Trusted Computer Cleaning Experts

Australian Eating Survey, University of Newcastle

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Corporate Wellbeing Hub

Wellbeing Events that draw a crowd!

WeGuide, Lendlease, Neurologic Plus

Integrating health tech in the workplace

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Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat is a complete wellness destination to help you rest and re-focus on health.

Workplace Wellness Festival 2022

22 - 23 June 2022 | ICC Sydney