Breaking through the gender barrier: Women in Innovation is one of a number of events being held as part of the 2016 Hunter Innovation Festival (June 14-17).

Hosted by the University of Newcastle’s Research and Innovation Division, the event is designed to engage the women of the Hunter in innovative discussions and provide the opportunity to network and hear from inspirational women.

The key highlight is a panel of prominent and innovative women who are leaders in the areas of expertise, to be hosted by Christina Gerakiteys, CEO/Creative Director, Ideation at Work.

Women in Innovation Panelists

Tiziana Bianco – Head of Innovation Labs, Commonwealth Bank

Catherine Graham – Co-Founder and Director, Seniors Housing Online

Amanda Graham – Co-Founder and Director, Seniors Housing Online

Olivia Olley – Producer and Partner, Good Eye Deer

Professor SueAnne Ware – Design Activist and Head of School, School of Architecture and Built Environment, University of Newcastle.

This is a free event however registration is required.

Visit the Women in Innovation Eventbrite Page.