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The 2020 AmCham Academy
AmCham Academy consists of a series of 12 events throughout the year. Each month, the rising stars of AmCham member companies gather for a learning and networking opportunity. The Academy provides talented junior executives with relevant and engaging seminars on career development best practices, peer-to-peer networking, and dialogue with senior executives from industry-leading companies. The AmCham Academy will help tomorrow’s leaders develop the skills, knowledge, and connections needed to be global pacesetters in the modern business world.
About the Academy
The Academy consists of a series of 12 events throughout the year. Each month, the rising stars of AmCham companies gather for a learning and networking opportunity.
The AmCham Academy is a program designed to tap into the rising leaders of your organisation. Through interacting with major American and Australian corporate leaders and government officials, this program will give insights, exposure to new ways of thinking, and expand networks.
To be a successful business leader has always meant the ability to access information, process that information, and act on that information before your competitors do. The hyper-connected and rapidly evolving markets of today mean that it is ever more important to participate in lifetime education and network building so that your staff can anticipate what is the next thing that will impact your business. The AmCham Academy will help tomorrow’s leaders develop the skills, knowledge, and connections needed to be global pacesetters in the modern business world.
Testimonials from our class of 2019
"Great opportunity to engage with a diverse range of leaders, who have each achieved success through different paths. Providing valuable insights that can be applied practically for individuals and businesses"
Rommel Fernando, Brand Manager, Coca-Cola South Pacific
"An insightful and empowering experience allowing me to tap into rich learning from industry experts"
Tsumi Smith, Multi-Channel Manager ANZ, AbbVie
"AmCham Academy has provided a space and community outside of my company to further enhance my professional development, expand my network, and shaer in key learnings with other professionals across industries"
Tom Schell, Director, CBRE
"A wonderful opportunity to be inspired by different leaders from diverse backgrounds and hear how their personal story and background has shaped the way they think, work and motivate themselves and the people around them"
Emma Chau, Marketing Manager, AT&T
Kick Off Event Details
Tuesday 11 February 2020
6pm - 7.30pm
Sessions will be held on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 7.30am to 9am at Corrs Chambers Westgarth
3 or more Participants
About the Program
AmCham Academy 2020 Program (subject to change)
Kick off Reception
Academy sessions will run on the second Thursday of each month from 7.30am - 9am beginning in February 2020.
Presented by Linda Brown, CEO, Laureate
Building Collaborative Teams
Presented by Beverley Parker, Director of Business Development, International Convention Centre Sydney
Work Culture and Collaboration
Presented by Suzy Nicoletti, Managing Director, Twitter Australia
Anxiety and Leadership
Presented by Jodie Lowinger, Founder and Principal Clinical Psychologist, Sydney Anxiety Clinic
Presented by Paul Migliorini, Managing Director ANZ, Amazon Web Services
Presented by Max Markson, CEO Markson Sparks
Presenter to be confirmed
Presented by James Kane, CEO, Two Bulls
Building Corporate Relationships in the Online Age
Presented by Paul Whittaker, CEO, Sky News
Presented by Nick Kaldas, Chair and MD, Stratium Global
All program modules will be delivered by Senior Executives or Professional Facilitators and will provide direct access to key business leaders across a range of industries.
Participants will need to complete 70% of the seminars to qualify for the Certificate of completion.
Feel free to forward this invitation to anyone within your organisation or networks who you think might be interested in this event.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth Level 17 8/12 Chifley Square Sydney, NSW 2000 AUSTRALIA