Leadership in ACTion

12.00pm to 1.30pm

Join our panel of experts in a live webinar as they discuss leadership. The panel will share their personal stories and experiences of leading in high pressure situations, as well as advice and tools for doing so effectively. This is a unique opportunity to connect with these exemplary leaders who have become household names and reliable authorities as they've guided us through devastating natural disasters, including the 2019-2020 Australian bushfire season, the global COVID-19 pandemic and the world's ongoing drought and climate crisis.



Dr Norman Swan, Medical & Health Broadcaster. Host, Coronacast and Health Report ABC RN, Commentator & Journalist ABC TV, Co-founder Tonic Health Media

Commissioner Georgeina Whelan, Commissioner, ACT Emergency Services Agency

Major General Chris Field, Deputy Commanding General, Operations, US Army Central

Commissioner Sophie Lewis, Commissioner, ACT Sustainability and Environment & ACT Scientist of the Year


Host & Moderator

Professor Raina MacIntyre, Head, Biosecurity Program, Kirby Institute and NHMRC Principal Research Fellow


This is your opportunity to connect with some of our incredible Australian leaders and hear first hand how they have lead, and are leading, the nation through some of our biggest crises.