We are all global citizens.
Some of us are just waiting for the right moment to take a stand.
Newday is an unmissable one-day summit offering wide-ranging perspectives on leading for the greater good of others. Hear from courageous and inspirational trailblazers from Australia and around the globe who will motivate, challenge and prepare you to become the leader you want to be.
No other conference or workshop you attend will be as life-changing or worthwhile. It will give you the impetus and permission you have been waiting for to challenge the status quo and create positive social impact. Newday will show you that now is the right moment to take a stand and lead.
Newday will give you the opportunity to:
— See the bigger picture of humanity, the ripple effect and your influence on others
— Be inspired and motivated by incredible human stories
— Serve above yourself and care for others
— Activate your purpose and meaning
— Learn tools to handle stress, live with passion, create and not react.
Whether you are from the government or corporate sector, a leader or leader-to-be, a team player or marching to the beat of your own drum, this summit is for you.
Managing more than 40 staff across four businesses, her insights are informed by real life experience. Shivani’s own passion is to enable a billion people to live passionate lives, and she’s coming for you!
At newday 2018 Shivani will offer up the keys to the passion map. This will guide you to your top five passions, unlock your passion for motivating others, and identify and align your team’s passions with a common purpose and goals.
Dr Sally Rundle
With a PhD in International Management and a Post Doctoral Certificate in Integrative Holistic Health, Sally is ideally placed to apply wellbeing principles and tools in the workplace.
Sally will bring cutting edge knowledge of contemporary wellbeing to newday 2018. She will help you to connect deeply with your heart, mind and spirit in business, allowing you to access your natural gifts, talents and strengths to empower and transform your organisation and your life.
He operates globally, counting household name figures and organisations amongst his clients, has worked extensively in behaviour change and founded a successful training and development practice.
At newday 2018 Phill will delight in bending your business mind as he explores the connection between work and meaning, revealing exactly why meaning must become a foundational obsession in the way that teams and businesses are managed. His combination of deep insights and practicals tools will help you evaluate how you approach your career, rethink the teams you lead and help you build a strong and professional brand.
Born and raised in wartorn Sri Lanka, Sash has an unwavering passion and commitment to lead young people in creating a world where equality and peace are commonplace for all.
Dr Tshering Hyolmo-Lama
Young Global Leaders
The generosity shown to him as a child has inspired Tshering to pay it forward and he has since cofounded the charity Childreach Nepal, which has helped more than 213,000 children, as well as Idea Studio Nepal, a platform to encourage and empower entrepreneurs to solve social and economic issues faced by the country. In 2015, Dr Tshering Lama was selected by the World Economic Forum as a Young Global Leader.
A firm believer in the concept that helping benefits the helper more than the helped, Tshering will speak at newday about how faith, passion and hope are key to an integrated and a purposeful life.
Dr Nigel Farrow
Nigel went on to work at the Adelaide Cystic Fibrosis Airway Research Group based at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital, where he is helping to develop a cure for the life-threatening disorder that affects more than 70,000 people globally.
At newday Nigel will share how he was able to find purpose in heartache and utilise the experience to forge a positive direction that has inspired many people in the CF community, academia, business, sports, politics and everyday life.
Adam has combined his two passions and created the renowned team-building activity MusoMagic, which boasts its own TV show Outback Tracks (SBS) and has spawned a not-for-profit MusiKarma, which helps disadvantaged youth reach their potential.
At newday, Adam will unravel the mysteries of rock ‘n’ roll as only he can and discuss how tapping into his passion for music — one of the most powerful and universal creative mediums used by humans — is helping develop courage and shared knowledge to unify people across age groups, cultures and distance for the greater good.
Dr Fiona Kerr
Humanist and Technologist
Consulting across continents with governments and corporations to discuss the neurophysiological effects of the interactions between humans and multiple types of technology. She is a powerful advocate for the transformative qualities of human interaction. Encouraging organisations to understand how leaders change our brains and how to maximise face to face contact through technology.
Dr Kerr’s ability to captivate audiences and communicate complex ideas will help you explore at Newday 2018, the relationship between adaptive leadership, the importance of human connection and leveraging the transformative power of technology to build flourishing organisations for a human-centric future.
Silver 2 Gold
Katrina Webb is also the founder and director of newday.
Engagement for changemakers, newday event emcee
Matthew is a creative facilitator who believes a group of people can design solutions to almost any problem (as it’s more than likely we created it!). He is passionate about collaborating with purposeful organisations to confront tough personal, social and economic challenges — while having as much fun as possible in the process.
Matthew’s commercial work is informed his roles in thought leadership, social enterprise, philanthropy and advocacy with TEDxAdelaide, Social Capital, the Awesome Foundation and Landscape Partnerships, an environmental NGO he co-founded several years ago.
Welcome to Country
Culture is an important part of Mickey and he honours the responsibility passed down to him by his father, well-know Kaurna elder, Uncle Lewis O’Brien by incorporating culture into Welcome to Country.
Mickey connects with audiences through his engaging story telling ability where he delivers powerful lessons passed on to him through his people, culture, history and experiences. Reminding audiences that, “cultural knowledge and respect is part of every story and each human journey.”
Newday 2018, using humour and wisdom Mickey will challenge you to consider the importance of culture, storytelling, sharing and welcoming. Encouraging leaders to discover the power of integrating these aspects into their workplaces and to focus on walking together in harmony.