9 To Thrive Summit

  • Guaranteed seating
  • International speakers
  • Highly curated workshop sessions
  • Unlimited FREE coffee all day
  • FREE breakfast and refreshments
  • Happy hour networking drinks 
  • Welcome pack filled with goodies
  • Access to 1:1 help from Facebook’s experts 
  • Keynote talks
  • More networking opportunities
  • Access to panel and keynote recordings to watch again 
  • Surprises (as always!)
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  • Access to all Keynote and Panel sessions in the Main Theatre with guaranteed seating.
  • Access to sessions in the Workshop Room (pre-booking is necessary)
  • Breakfast snack on arrival and refreshments provided throughout the day
  • Unlimited FREE coffee all day when you bring your own cup. (All Premium members will receive a Business Chicks reusable cup on the day!)
  • Welcome pack with the day’s essentials: tote bag, pen, notebook, lanyard and water bottle
  • Access to our Networking session with unlimited drinks (the drinks are on us!)
  • Access to exclusive recordings of stage sessions (subject to talent approval)
  • Surprises (as always)!

SYDNEY MAY 10
Member price: $295
Non-member: $375

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Strictly limited ticket opportunity for Premium members to bring a guest and save big time!

  • Access to all Keynote and Panel sessions in the Main Theatre with guaranteed seating.
  • Access to sessions in the Workshop Room (pre-booking is necessary)
  • Breakfast snack on arrival and refreshments provided throughout the day.
  • Unlimited FREE coffee all day when you bring your own cup. (All Premium members will receive a Business Chicks reusable cup on the day!)
  • Welcome pack with the day’s essentials: tote bag, pen, notebook, lanyard and water bottle
  • Access to our networking session – the drinks are on us!
  • Access to exclusive recordings of stage sessions (subject to talent approval)

SYDNEY MAY 10
Two Premium members: $550
Member + Non-member: $630

VIP@2x

All the General Admission inclusions plus:

  • VIP seating in the Main Theatre
  • Lunch voucher
  • 1-year Business Chicks membership
  • Access to the VIP lounge with;

– Charging stations

– Unlimited cocktails

– Grazing station

– Beauty and nail bar

  • Meet and greet opportunity with a speaker of your choice
  • Welcome pack with the day’s essentials: tote bag, pen, notebook, lanyard and water bottle
  • VIP luxury gift bag valued over $350

SYDNEY MAY 10
Member price: $800
Non-member: $950

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The Speakers

Founder & CEO, Kora Organics

AO, OBE

US ENTREPRENEUR & AUTHOR

Global CEO, Business Chicks

Mindset Coach, Author, Athlete

Co-Founder, The Iconic

Speaker & Coach

Work Futurist, Atlassian

NUTRITIONIST & BESTSELLING AUTHOR

TELEVISION & RADIO JOURNALIST

HEART & LUNG SURGEON, AUTHOR, PRESENTER, ADVOCATE

FINANCIAL ADVISOR & ACCOUNTANT

PERSONAL FINANCE COMMENTATOR

COMMUNITY TRAINER NETWORK, FACEBOOK

CEO & CO-FOUNDER, VERVE SUPER

LISE CARLAW + SARAH WILLS

JOURNALIST, TV PRESENTER, MEDIA TRAINER, MC

SENIOR Program Manager, Amazon Australia

Principal Consultant, ANZ Professional Services, Amazon Web Services

Creative Agency Partner, Facebook

Founder & CEO, Kora Organics

AO, OBE

US ENTREPRENEUR & AUTHOR

Global CEO, Business Chicks

MINDSET COACH, AUTHOR, ATHLETE

TELEVISION & RADIO JOURNALIST

NUTRITIONIST & BESTSELLING AUTHOR

FINANCIAL ADVISOR & ACCOUNTANT

HEART & LUNG SURGEON. AUTHOR. PRESENTER. ADVOCATE.

Co-Founder, The Iconic

Speaker & Coach

Work Futurist, Atlassian

PERSONAL FINANCE COMMENTATOR

FACEBOOK COMMUNITY TRAINER NETWORK

CEO & CO-FOUNDER, VERVE SUPER

LISE CARLAW + SARAH WILLS

JOURNALIST, TV PRESENTER, MEDIA TRAINER, MC

SENIOR PROGRAM MANAGER, AMAZON AUSTRALIA

PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT, ANZ PROFESSIONAL SERVICES, AMAZON WEB SERVICES

Creative Agency Partner, Facebook

The Schedule

DARLING THEATRE

WORKSHOP ROOM

8:00 AM

REGISTRATION / BREAKFAST ON THE GO

Arrive early to grab your free coffee and brekkie, mingle with your fellow attendees, check out the activations, snap (oh so many) Instaworthy pics, and grab your seat in the auditorium.

9:00 AM

WELCOME / MAIN STAGE

Take your seats, our 9 to Thrive emcee, Shelly Horton and Business Chicks CEO, Olivia Ruello will kick off the day!

9:20 AM

MIRANDA KERR ON BUILDING A SKINCARE EMPIRE 

Supermodel turned entrepreneur, Miranda Kerr on how she transitioned her career, found her purpose, and built a successful business

10:00 AM

MINDFUL MEDITATION / MAIN STAGE

Stay in your seat for a mindful morning meditation from our friends at Gwinganna

10:10 AM

ADAM JACOBS ON BUILDING GREAT TEAMS

THE ICONIC’s co-founder on building Australia’s largest fashion e-commerce site and the leadership lessons he learned along the way.

WORKSHOP SESSION 

To be announced!

11:10 AM

PANEL / MONEY TALKS

​​​​​​Women are fundamentally disadvantaged when it comes to money. Thanks to the gender pay gap, women retire with on average 46.6% less super than men. We want to turn that figure around. Our panellists Emma Isaacs, financial advisor and author Mel Browne, and CEO of Verve Super (the first super fund by women, for women) Christina Hobbs, will join moderator Effie Zahos for a robust discussion where they’ll share practical takeaways to help make your money work for you.

INSTAGRAM STORIES SCHOOL 

Join us in the Workshop Room to learn the best and latest ways to use Instastories for your business, co-facilitated by Facebook’s Liz Harper and Heather Porter.

11:40 AM

BREAK

BREAK

11:50 AM

KEYNOTE / SURVIVING OR THRIVING? 

Author, motivational speaker and life-coach Kemi Nekvapil shares her practical session that will show us how we can put ourselves back on top of our to-do lists.

WOMEN IN TECH: JOBS OF THE FUTURE 

Join Heather Cran Mantell from Amazon Web Services in exploring the evolution of roles in technology, how innovation is defining jobs of the future and why women are uniquely positioned to be the next generation of Chief Customer Officers (CCOs).

12:20 PM

LUNCH BREAK 

Time to refuel! Now’s the time to grab some delicious food and check out ALL the awesome experiences at 9 to Thrive. Snap a new headshot, get expert help on your resume, book in for 1:1 help with the Facebook team, jump in a ball pit, recharge your phone, and mix with your fellow attendees!

LUNCH BREAK

Time to refuel! Now’s the time to grab some delicious food and check out ALL the awesome experiences at 9 to Thrive. Snap a new headshot, get expert help on your resume, book in for 1:1 help with the Facebook team, jump in a ball pit, recharge your phone, and mix with your fellow attendees!

1:20 PM

ITA BUTTROSE ON LEADERSHIP 

New ABC Chair, Ita Buttrose AO OBE, will be discussing her career journey, life lessons, and the pivotal moments that have shaped her into the leader she is today.

2:00 PM

PANEL / OVERWORKED AND OVERWHELMED 

Do you kick start your day with coffee and end it with wine? Feel pulled in a million directions? You’re not alone. You don’t have to experience a health crisis to take your mental and physical health seriously, but we often keep going (and going and going) until we’re at breaking point. Dr. Nikki Stamp, Dr. Libby Weaver, Talitha Cummins and Kemi Nekvapil will discuss their own personal experiences with stress as well as the impact it has on your hormone, heart and mental health. Expect to walk away feeling uplifted, lighter and more on top of things.

WORKSHOP SESSION

To be announced!

2:30 PM

BREAK

BREAK

3:00 PM

MIKI AGRAWAL ON HOW TO DISRUPT YOUR LIFE 

The only danger is not to evolve. This provocative, inspiring and creative talk from US social entrepreneur Miki Agrawal, shares how anyone can disrupt their lives creatively so they can live their most impassioned, lit up, authentic lives EVER.

INSTAGRAM STORIES SCHOOL

Join us in the Workshop Room to learn the best and latest ways to use Instastories for your business, co-facilitated by Facebook’s Liz Harper and Heather Porter.

3:40 PM

DOMINIC PRICE ON THE FUTURE OF WORK 

Get ready to learn how you can be smart about what’s coming on our future of work session with Atlassian’s Dominic Price

HOW TO SET UP YOUR BUSINESS ON AMAZON

Brittany Rinker, Amazon’s Senior Program Manager in Australia, will be sharing everything you need to start a successful business on Amazon. So you can start selling and increase your customer reach, stat.

4:20 PM

TURIA PITT ON RESILIENCE 

The inimitable Turia Pitt will discuss not only how to get through hard times, but how to reframe the story you tell yourself. She’ll share how to manage your response to challenges, why it’s vital to surround yourself with the right people.

5:00 PM

HAPPY HOUR NETWORKING DRINKS

We’re picking up the tab, so all you have to do is make your way to the bar after the last session wraps and be ready to mingle.

The Venue

14 Darling Dr, Sydney NSW 2000

ICC Sydney is easily accessible by public transport, including light rail, ferry and train and is only a 10-minute walk from Central and Town Hall train stations. We encourage green travel, but there’s also secure car parking available and located within the Darling Harbour precinct.

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