Agents of change
for organisational wellbeing

featuring managing directors from Microsoft and Google,
and HR executives from Team Global Express and Red Bull

How are today’s leaders connecting purpose, productivity and impact to inspire change? Hear from some of Australia’s most accomplished leaders on how they are agents of change for building healthier organisations - and a better world.

EVENT DATE

Wednesday, 12 October 2022

TIME

11:45am - 2:15pm

LOCATION

Sonder HQ, 834 Elizabeth St Waterloo, NSW 2017

Agents of change for organisational wellbeing

featuring managing directors from Microsoft and Google, and HR executives from Team Global Express and
Red Bull

How are today’s leaders connecting purpose, productivity and impact to inspire change? Hear from some of Australia’s most accomplished leaders on how they are agents of change for building healthier organisations - and a better world.

EVENT DATE

Wednesday, 12 October 2022

TIME

11:45am - 2:15pm

LOCATION

Sonder HQ, 834 Elizabeth St Waterloo, NSW 2017

About the event

  • Dec 8, 2022

    We invite you to join us at this exciting event to hear real-life stories and insights from agents of change in some of Australia's top organisations.

    This unique lunchtime event for leaders in organisational wellbeing will feature opinions and insights from senior leaders at Microsoft, Google, Team Global Express, and Red Bull - hosted by Christopher Marr, Sonder’s co-founder and CCO.

Speaker lineup

Steven Worrall

Managing Director
Microsoft ANZ

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Steven Worrall is responsible for Microsoft’s overall business in Australia and New Zealand, a role he assumed in January 2017. As Managing Director ANZ, he ensures the company meets the needs of its customers and the more than 10,000 partners and independent software vendors that sell or build on the Microsoft platform in Australia and New Zealand. Full bio here.

Melanie Silva

VP & Managing Director
Google ANZ

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Melanie Silva is the VP and Managing Director for Google Australia and New Zealand. She is responsible for ensuring the organisation delivers on Google’s mission for users and the community, supporting the amazing teams in both countries, and overseeing the work it does across sales, partnerships and platforms to help businesses grow. LinkedIn here.

Heidi Beck

Chief People Officer
Team Group Express

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Heidi Beck brings a unique skillset to align multiple stakeholders to challenging, transformative, and often difficult decisions across leading influential organisations. Heidi has deep strategy, transformation, and organisational design experience and broad application of general management in both corporate functions and business roles. LinkedIn here.

Elle Dias

Area Head HR - APAC
Red Bull

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Elle Dias is responsible for the management of all Asia Pacific Human Resource disciplines of the globally renowned beverage and media business that prides itself on Giving Wings to People and Ideas. Elle's proven track record includes years of creating and executing transformational change strategies and has demonstrated success in strategic planning to help drive corporate change. LinkedIn here.

Christopher Marr

Co-founder and CCO,
Sonder

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Christopher has dedicated his life to serving others, previously serving 20 years as an Australian Army officer, including 10 as a leader and commander in the special forces. His role at Sonder is to lead the commercial strategy and growth of the company, both domestically and internationally. He is committed to addressing the world’s burgeoning health crisis by disrupting the way people get help. LinkedIn here.

Why attend?

Hear from industry experts
Learn evidence-based insights
Gain new perspectives
Connect with your peers
Build actionable strategies

Event schedule

11:45 - 12:00
Arrival: registration, welcome and program overview

Welcome, program outline, and speaker introductions.

Presenter

Sonder

12:00 - 12:20
Part one: panel stories and insights from P&C leaders - facilitated by Christopher Marr

How wellbeing is currently viewed, and the future of organisational wellbeing?

Presenters

Red Bull and Team Global Express

12:20 - 12:45
Lunch break

Opportunity to network over a delicious meal.

Presenters

NA

12:45 - 13:45
Part two: panel stories and insights from MDs -
facilitated by Christopher Marr

Leadership approach and care for wellbeing within the organisation and beyond.

Presenters

Microsoft and Google

13:45 - 14:15
Part three: Q&A, close, and thanks

Facilitated discussion between panelists and the audience.

Presenters

All

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Join us at our Sydney HQ (Waterloo) to hear senior leaders from some of Australia's top organisations discuss what it takes to be an agent of change. The event promises to be a meaningful session for all organisational leaders involved in employee wellbeing and safety.

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Sonder is reimagining health, safety and wellbeing support. Sonder proves human-centric care leads to earlier intervention. Sonder impacts one person at a time to drive meaningful change across an institution organisation. Sonder understands how to support students, staff, and their families.

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