NSW CEO Lunch: Taking your members to the world!
Join us for our exclusive NSW CEO Lunch in partnership with Cairns Convention Centre.
Christine Gibbs Stewart, Chief Executive Officer, Austmine, will impart knowledge on how to connect with your international audiences and provide opportunities to members outside of Australia. She will also discuss:
- Overview of Austmine’s international activities
- Leveraging international promotional opportunities
- Government linkages and grants
- Driving commercial outcomes for members
Registrations: Free and exclusive to Associations Forum members and not-for-profit associations
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Christine Gibbs Stewart, Chief Executive Officer, Austmine
Chris is the CEO of Austmine, the leading industry body representing the Australian Mining Equipment, Technology and Services (METS) sector. Chris became CEO in 2014 and has been working to help METS companies succeed and grow since 2007. With 30 years of experience in international business, industry development and general management, her background covers a wide range of industries and she has held senior management positions in Australia and overseas.
Chris is firmly focused on delivering value to Austmine’s members, creating opportunities and driving strategic innovation and collaboration across the industry. Under her leadership, Austmine has grown to be the largest industry association of its kind globally. She has authored many articles on METS sector development and the importance of innovation and technology in mining and is a regular speaker at international conferences on both subjects.
Chris has a BA in Political Science from the University of Michigan, USA, and an MBA in International Management from the University of Technology, Sydney. She is an Australian and US citizen.