Developing agile and responsive communications strategies to engage audiences for maximum impact

13 - 15 October 2021 | Virtual

OVERVIEW

The current environment of disruption and upheaval has brought a renewed emphasis on the importance of corporate communications!

The 7th Corporate Comms Leaders Summit will bring together leaders from across sectors to demonstrate how communications professionals can achieve timely, compelling and empathetic communications and prepare for the future of their function. Delegates will gain tools to build their brand image, align and measure internal and externalcommunications to engage audiences for maximum impact.

Due to the ongoing uncertainty with COVID-19 and lockdowns in NSW, we will be delivering this event virtually to ensure the safety of our attendees, speakers, staff and partners.

At Akolade’s virtual 7th Annual Corporate Comms Leaders Summit you will experience LIVE presentations, interactive sessions, demonstrations and networking through our virtual platform. The virtual experience enables you to participate in Q&A’s with peers and solution providers, arrange 1 to 1 meetings, contact share and take notes during the virtual event – all in real-time!

The event presentations will also be recorded and available for you to access post-event for up to four weeks.

ATTEND THIS SUMMIT AND LEARN HOW TO:

  • · Drive increased audience engagement through timely, relevant and compelling communications
  • · Adapt your communications to the new distributed workplace to increase employee wellbeing, motivation and performance
  • · Implement a stakeholder management plan to effectively manage and communicate with diverse stakeholders
  • · Improve your brand and brand reputation in transformed workplaces and industries

SPEAKERS

100+

ATTENDEES

30+

SPEAKERS

4

INTERACTIVE PANEL DISCUSSIONS

WHAT OUR CLIENTS SAY

AGENDA

Download this document to view: The most up to date agenda, confirmed speakers and testimonials.

PARTNERS

Silver Sponsor
Silver Sponsor
Associate Sponsor
Supporting Partner

GALLERY

VENUE

VENUE

Virtual Event

CONTACT AKOLADE

    +61 02 9247 6000
    +61 02 9247 6333
    info@akolade.co

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CONTACT US

PROGRAMME DEVELOPMENT

MARKETING

SPONSORSHIP

Avin Nadarajan
avin.nadarajan@akolade.co
+61 (02) 7200 2170

SPEAKERS

Margaret Stuart

Margaret Stuart

Head of Corporate and External Relations

Nestlé Oceania
Suzie Brady

Suzie Brady

Director of Communications

Adobe Asia Pacific
Joanna Kramer

Joanna Stevens Kramer

Head of Communications and Public Affairs ANZ

Johnson & Johnson
Jacqui Abbott

Jacqui Abbott

Group Director of Content Communications

Foxtel Group
Laura Brusca

Laura Brusca

Vice President Corporate Communications

Forbes - The U.S.
Marnie Carroll

Marnie Carroll

Head of Corporate Communications

L’Oréal
warwick ponder

Warwick Ponder

Head of Corporate Affairs and
Communications

Eftpos Payments
Cori Moran

Cori Moran

Head of Communications and
Public Relations ANZ

Cisco
Bede Fennell

Bede Fennell

Executive General Manager
Corporate Affairs, Government
and Industry

Tourism Australia
ailish hanley

Ailish Hanley

Head of Public Affairs,
Sustainability and
Communications

Bayer
lucille mccart

Lucille McCart

APAC Communications Director

Bumble
Jennifer Durante

Jennifer Durante

Head of Communications and Fundraising 

Melanoma Institute Australia
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Lavinia Rajaram

APAC Head of Communications

Expedia Group - Singapore
Matt Moran

Matt Moran

Communications Director ANZ

Ford Motor Company
Samantha Gallagher

Samantha Gallagher

Head of Communications

Siemens Healthineers
James Rickards

James Rickards

Director of Corporate Communications

McDonald’s
Elise Meakin

Elise Meakin

Manager Digital, Social and Creative Media

Queensland Health
Julia Laughlin Portrait

Julia Loughlin

Founder and Director

Echomakers
Rachelle Bryant

Rachelle Bryant

Content and Channel Manager

Treasury Wine Estates
Nicole Lyons

Nicole Lyons

Head of Communications

AGL Energy
James Howe

James Howe

Head of Corporate Affairs; Chair

Bupa; IABC APAC
Shane Cummings

Shane Cummings

Director Change and Communication

ACT Government
Sarah Blades

Sarah Blades

General Manager Communications

Allianz
Jo Scard

Jo Scard

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Fifty Acres
Katherine Loftus

Katherine Loftus

Client Communications
Manager; Board Director

Victorian Managed Insurance Authority; IABC APAC
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Cathy Jamieson

Director of Corporate Communications

Paypal
Rebecca Blewitt

Rebecca Blewitt

Senior Communications
Manager

Downer
Alex Staley

Alex Staley

Executive General Manager People and Corporate Affairs

Officeworks
Georgina Bitcon

Georgina Bitcon

Enterprise Solutions
Director

Meltwater
Antoine Bouchacourt

Antoine Bouchacourt

Strategic Sales Director APAC

Vimeo
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Avish Joseph

Founder & Managing Director

StratAgile