Jeremy Wray – Senior Account Manager – Oilfield Equipment and Diversity & Inclusion Leader – Australia, Baker Hughes
Hear from Bill Townsend, Vice President Corporate at INPEX, about how the company has changed the way it does business through COVID-19. You’ll also learn more about the Ichthys LNG project – INPEX’s crown jewel – one of the most complex engineering projects ever undertaken in Australia and globally. With the Ichthys LNG Project the largest Japanese investment in Australian history, you’ll also hear about the relationship with Japan and how it has benefitted Australia.
Stuart Jenner goes in-depth on what is an exciting time for Gold Road Resources as it pioneers the development of what is Australia’s newest goldfield. He also delves into physical and mental challenges of FIFO work and what Gold Road has put in place to mitigate the risks, while navigating the added challenge of COVID-19 and managing the emotional rollercoaster of the pandemic. You’ll also hear what is key to making a successful leader by exploring Stuart’s experience in coaching and developing leaders at all organisational levels, from Boardroom Directors to Frontline leaders in a number of sectors.
Ruth tells the story of Mastermyne, the Mackay-based business started by two mates out the back of the ute, and the company’s very real values, labelled ‘The Mastermyne Way’. She tells how people development is at the core of the business, and effective communication and engagement is crucial among its geographically spread workforce. Ruth also shares her amazing career journey and how she started in the industry working in Brazil at Vale. The company’s Brain Science Project is worth tuning in for, with Ruth sharing how it has impacted human behavior within the business.
Hear from Linda O’Farrell about Fortescue’s diversity and inclusion strategies and how it drives industry-leading performance. You’ll also hear about how the company nurtures women in leadership, how it is responding to training and skills in response to industry shortages. Linda also shares the company’s workforce development programs and goes in-depth on its exciting phase for expansion in Australia and overseas – and what it means for Fortescue people.