2018 Global Summit of Women

April 26-28, 2018 • Sydney, Australia


Official 2018 Summit Venues

International Convention Centre Sydney-site of the 2018 Global Summit of Women

Sydney Town Hall, venue for host country dinner for Summit delegates, all lit up and ready for Christmas!

Australia in Lights!

Sydney readies for the holiday season with festive light displays around Sydney and Darling harbor.

Some of the Women Who Run Australia

Click HERE to see Australia’s Welcome to Summit Delegates

Did You Know?

  • Australia is the 12th largest economy in the world with per capita GDP higher than the US and Europe.

  • Australia was the second country in the world to allow women to vote (New Zealand was first).

  • Sydney, placed 8th overall globally on ranking of best cities for women entrepreneurs and 2nd in terms of its business culture (Dell WE Cities Index).

  • Australian women have been named “Most Empowered in the World” (Booz & Co report 2012) based on criteria including pay, education, and access to paid parental leave.

  • Initiatives to bring more women onto corporate boards have succeeded in increasing percentage of women board directors from 8.3% to 27.4% in 6 years.



Last Year’s Global Summit of Women

Beyond Womenomics: Accelerating Access

May 11-13, 2017 • Tokyo, Japan

See what happened in Tokyo…

Click here for more on the 2017 Global Summit of Women in Tokyo, Japan