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Post-Event Update | International Women’s Day Brunch


On Thursday, 8 March, AustCham Beijing in conjunction with the Australian Embassy hosted the International Women’s Day Brunch at the Four Seasons Hotel, paying tribute to the achievements – politically, socially and economically – of women.


Australian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, H.E. Jan Adams AO PSM, and Australia Post CEO Christine Holgate, were among the more than 250 guests in attendance, which represented attendees from the diplomatic, business, education, and other sectors.



As keynote speaker, Christine Holgate in her 1-on-1discussions with CGTN anchor Cheng Lei shed light on her previous tenure at the helm of Blackmore’s and the role that men have played in getting to where she is now.



Ms.Holgate also stressed the importance of greater female representation in areas that have traditionally been male dominated.


Cathryn Hlavka was the AustCham representative, and talked about her personal experiences with in ensuring female empowerment.



AustCham Beijing would like to extend their thanks to all who attended this years International Women’s Day Brunch.


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