The World


& Awards


Fairmont Windsor Park | 25 May 2024

The Women Changing the World Global Summit and Awards is taking place in London in 2024. This event of learning, storytelling, dreaming and truth-telling will bring together some of the world's most influential women to share wisdom, stories, and valuable insight.

The summit will feature award-winning speakers, including Dr Tererai Trent, panel discussions & engaging workshops, as well as time for networking.

From advocates advancing human rights to entrepreneurs driving industry change, this event will connect you with a room of diverse female leaders who are all united by their passion and commitment to creating a meaningful difference in the world.

We believe that when women come together with a collective intention, magic happens. The summit is a space where you can connect with the collective wisdom of women who are game changers in their respective fields. An opportunity to open up your perspective and to discuss solutions that bridge across disciplines and industries. You'll leave feeling energised, inspired and refreshed, with new tools to bolster your fight for real change.

Join us in London for this unforgettable event and be a part of a global movement of women changing the world!

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"I loved meeting trailblazers, changemakers, and remarkable women dedicated to their mission, and making a difference in the world. Being surrounded by these women was like a green light from the Universe, that I was on the right path, and it felt blissful. I also loved celebrating all of these amazing women for their achievements and dedication to their purpose. It was an emotional night helping all of us to feel inspired, uplifted, and celebrated." Gaëlle Berruel

Key Events

We believe that when women come together with a collective intention magic happens.

Women Changing The World Summit

The summit will feature award-winning speakers, including Dr Tererai Trent, panel discussions & engaging workshops, as well as time for networking. From advocates advancing human rights to entrepreneurs driving industry change, this event will connect you with a room of diverse female leaders who are all united by their passion and commitment to creating a meaningful difference in the world

Women Changing The World Industry Awards

The Women Changing The World Industry Awards are announced during afternoon ceremony to recognising the work of incredible women making a positive difference in the world across a range of industries and areas including business, sustainability, health, education, product development, innovation and technology.

Women Changing The World Gala Dinner and Major Awards

The Women Changing The World Awards Gala aim is to elevate, celebrate, connect and support women in their journey as changemakers, trailblazers and leaders. A fabulous night celebrating the Women Changing The World and includes a 3 course meal and drinks.


8.00am Registration
8.30am Welcome address by Dr. Tererai Trent
8.35am Women Changing The World Talks
9.45am Women Making a Difference Panel and Book Launch
11.05am Morning Tea
11.25am Women Changing The World Talks
11.35am Women Changing The World Ambassadors Panel

1pm Lunch Keynote by Dr Tererai Trent

1.30pm Women Changing The World Industry Awards
3.00pm CLOSE


 6:00PM - 10:30 PM

The Women Changing the World Awards Ceremony

6:00PM Red Carpet

7 PM Welcome Address by Dr. Tererai Trent & Sarah, Duchess of York







Ticket Options

Awards and Summit

The Summit acts as the prelude to the Women Changing the World Awards.
The summit will feature award-winning speakers, including Dr Tererai Trent, panel discussions & engaging workshops, as well as time for networking. From advocates advancing human rights to entrepreneurs driving industry change

  • Ticket to the Women Changing The World Summit and Industry Awards
  • Ticket to the Women Changing The World Awards Gala in London


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Women Changing The World VIP Ticket join us as a VIP attend a special invitation only reception and up front seats

  • VIP ticket to the Cocktail reception meet and greet with Duchess of York
  • VIP Ticket to the Women Changing The World Summit and Industry Awards
  • VIP Ticket to the Women Changing The World Awards Gala



Women Changing The World VIP Ticket join us as a VIP attend a special invitation only reception and up front seats

  • VIP ticket to the Cocktail reception meet and greet with Duchess of York
  • VIP Ticket to the Women Changing The World Summit and Industry Awards
  • VIP Ticket to the Women Changing The World Awards Gala
  • Speaking Opportunity at the WCW Summit
  • Bio and Headshot included in the summit promotion and program

£997 -SOLD OUT

Women Changing the World Experience SOLD OUT

WCW Experience is our hybrid event part retreat, part girls trip, part business conference, this 2 night experience includes accommodation, VIP goodie bag, front table at the conference and awards

  • 2 nights accommodation
  • Breakfast each day
  • VIP ticket to the Cocktail reception meet and greet with Duchess of York
  • VIP Ticket to the Women Changing The World Summit & Industry Awards
  • VIP Ticket to the Women Changing The World Awards Gala

£1997 early bird - SOLD OUT

Fairmont Windsor Park

This years summit and awards are being held at the gorgeous Fairmont Windsor Park, a beautiful, heartfelt retreat in the English countryside that blends iconic heritage with modern elegance. Located on the edge of historic Windsor Great Park, our hotel is surrounded by 40 acres of open green space and a tranquil lake. Fairmont Windsor Park is the ultimate escape from the city within easy reach of Heathrow Airport and Central London.

2024 WCW Summit Speakers



Dr. Tererai Trent is one of today’s most internationally recognized voices for quality education and women’s empowerment.

Distinguished as Oprah Winfrey’s “All-Time Favorite Guest,” Tererai is a scholar, humanitarian, motivational speaker, educator, author, and founder of Tererai Trent International.” 


The Duchess of York is a global humanitarian, businesswoman, best selling children’s book author, producer and wellness advocate.


Peace Mitchell is an investor, author, international keynote speaker, CEO and co-founder of The Women’s Business School, AusMumpreneur, Women changing the World press and the Australian Ambassador of Women in Tech  


Award winning entrepreneur and author Katy Garner is the co-founder of Women Changing The World Press, The Women’s Business School and AusMumpreneur.


Aisha Kubiangha is from Melbourne Australia. She is a mother of two and an entrepreneur. She completed her education in bachelor’s degree in Commercial Law, which laid a strong foundation for her journey as an entrepreneur. She is a six-sigma green-belt certified which means she can manage projects strategically with timely delivery. She is also a certified member of the Society Of Consumer Affairs Professionals (SOCAP).


Amy Hall is a proud mother to two beautiful Autistic children; wife and partner and have been privileged to be a member of a wonderful community on rural New South Wales, Australia.


Aytakin is the Founder of Femigrants Foundation, a global community of female immigrants of diverse backgrounds in STEM and Business. With over 10 years of experience in project management, marketing communications, and social media, Aytakin has a passion for empowering immigrant women to achieve their professional and personal goals.


Bat-Erdene is a CEO of Mongol Television LLC, Tenger League Media PLC. He has produced some of the most watched television shows in Mongolia, such as The Voice of Mongolia, Apprentice of Mongolia, Shark Tank Mongolia, Dancing with the Stars Mongolia, Big Brother Mongolia, Mongolia’s Got Talent etc and TV Series Suits. In addition, he produces and hosts the political and economic talk show called Black Box.


Candice is a creative, energetic, animal enthusiast, mumpreneur living with purpose. She is the proud founder/director of Bloomingtails Pty Ltd which she established in 2015. They opened their second location in 2022 in the Hunter Valley; Bloomingtails Farmstays on 13 acres. She is super passionate about animal welfare and ethics with a strong to desire to make a difference in the world in the pet industry.


Carol established her own fashion design, manufacturing, wholesale, retail, and export business for twenty years. Since 1994, she established not-for-profit community organisations in WA, Belmont Business Enterprise Centre Inc. (BBEC, BEC Global) & Textile Clothing Footwear Resource Centre Western Australia Inc. (TCFWA, TCF Australia, TCF Global) in 1998.


Specializing in international investor liaisons – Elle has an acute understanding of the market and buying patterns of current international investors and business visa requirements for a purchase of a business.


A fierce advocate and changemaker, Ellie is an 8x #1 international best-selling author, speaker, strategist, attorney, publisher, consultant, and advisor for organizations. She uses her 30+ years of combined experience in law, business, education, and human, civil, and constitutional rights advocacy to give a voice to the voiceless, fight against injustice, and create opportunity. An accomplished and trusted leader, Ellie has committed her life to creating impact through the empowerment of others.


Co-Founder and Director of STEM Punks, Fiona Holmstrom believes STEM Education should be accessible for everyone, (especially girls) and believes helping children develop skills in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics will prepare them for a future where they can make a difference.


Joanna is a metaphysical teacher, published author, international speaker and the founder of the worlds largest metaphysical experiment, called My Million Dollar Experiment. She was born with her spiritual gifts switched on, which made for a character building childhood. Now, Joanna helps others activate their magic and deeply connect to source energy.


Joanne is a resilient and passionate individual who believes in the transformative power of art. Leaving behind a successful corporate career, she embraced motherhood and a new path as an artist, defying ageism and self-doubt.


Kate is the founder of The Milkshakes for Marleigh blood donation advocacy movement. She is Australia’s primary blood donation advocate. She is a proud neuro-distinct women, mother to four incredible children (three living and one who has passed away) all of whom have various physical and neurodevelopmental disabilities.


Laura was born in South Africa and upon completing double a degree in Psychology and marketing from UNISA she emigrated to Australia. She changed paths and obtained a certificate 4 in personal training and worked in that area for 10 years, focusing mainly on corporate clients. Laura returned to marketing in 2013 when she joined her husband’s business as the director of Marketing. She now co-directs all aspects of the business.


Liz is an international translational science communicator, working in the field of climate and sustainability. Honored with the 100 Women of Influence award and inducted into the Australian Businesswomen’s Hall of Fame, she switched stilettos to snow boots to create compelling narratives around climate change, for a better planet for her children. She stepped away from being Managing Director of Ogilvy PR in Australia, to explore the world of science communication through film. She has written and directed over 55 documentaries, primarily on explaining the science of climate change.


Mariam is a devoted mother of 5, thriving entrepreneur, and acclaimed fiction author. As a business coach and public speaker, she empowers others to reach their full potential. She also serves as a director, contributing my skills to various projects.


Melanie is a woman on a mission - to improve access to innovative and emerging models of healthcare that respond to gender, culture and our lived experiences; which consider patients as a whole person - extending that idea to their loved ones and communities.


Nomin was born and raised in Ulaanbaatar, the vibrant capital city of Mongolia. Her interest in business led her to pursue a degree in Economics and Accounting at the University of East Anglia in the UK. After returning to Mongolia, she opened the Terelj Hotel (first Five-star Hotel) in Ulaanbaatar and established Mongol TV in 2009. Since January 2021, Nomin has served as the Mongolian Minister for Culture.

Patricia is a colorful person. She believes a smile is the key to fill the world with love. In her late thirties, Patricia decided to go on a big adventure that would change her life forever. She is a Chilean migrant who arrived in Australia in 2012 to study English. She was a single girl exploring the country. The daughter of a social worker and custom officer, Patricia grew up between the transition from dictatorship to democracy.


Rachel is a CEO, Founder and seasoned Executive based in Brisbane Australia with a love of community, sport and travel. She has two teenage daughters, a loving husband and two fur kids. She is someone who never walks away from a challenge and aspires to make the lives of those around her better. She loves meeting new people and connecting with others.

Raquel built a property development and home-building empire. Its collapse was as spectacular as its magnificence. Divorce, bankruptcy, the death of her mum, Raquel found herself a single mum, with $20 to her name and years of court battles ahead. She embraced financial ruin.


Robyn is a multifaceted individual, embodying qualities of resilience, compassion, and determination. As a maverick and businesswoman, she fearlessly tackles challenges and strive to bring about positive change. Her journey from corporate healthcare to rural farming reflects her ability to adapt and embrace new opportunities. Her roles as a wife, mother, daughter, and sister, aunt and friend highlight her deep connections with family and community.

Having shared the stage with A-List celebrity Elizabeth Hurley, Fashion Icon Tommy Hilfiger and Canadian Ice Hockey pro Wayne Gretzky, as a Speaker Shani Taylor brings Grace, confidence & finesse in her delivery to keep you engaged and excited. She shares with you her wisdom in sales, marketing, human behaviour, communication and connection that she has studied for the last twenty years and uses in her practice as a mentor to professionals and business owners in 20 countries around the world.


A passionate liver of life, and a constant "look for the silver linings" kind of person.
Sue lives in beautiful New Zealand. She has two adult children and a fab husband who are all her inspiration in life. She is an avid learner and find people absolutely fascinating. It's no wonder she chose a career that is very much about inspiring people to live life to the fullest and learn how to ride the ups and downs.

Dr. Teri Rouse is an early and behavior interventionist, autism and reading specialist, educational coach and consultant, with 30 years of experience with children from Pre-K through higher education. Not only has she taught children of all ages, she is an international speaker, international multiple Best-Selling author, and the creator of REAL Peaceful Parenting Framework, Braver Than You Believe Blueprint, and Snuggle Bunny Book Club.

Dr. Cara Antoine is a seasoned executive and bestselling author with experience in guiding the digital transformation and cultural evolution of global corporates from Polaroid to Compaq, HP, Shell, Microsoft, and IG&H. In her current role, Cara is Executive Vice President and Chief Technology & Innovation Officer at Capgemini Europe. Cara serves as President & Non-Exec Board Member at Women in Tech Netherlands and Digital Literacy Country Chair at the G100.

Florence Kayungwa is the first girl in her family to go to University being funded by Tererai Trent International after losing her parents at the age of 6. Florence is an upcoming journalist and she is investing in girls education.

Gaëlle is an Award-Winning Visibility Coach, a Motivational Speaker and a Wellness Expert. She is the CEO and Founder of A Rockstar Mindset. She's also a UK Ambassador for Psychologies magazine, inspiring and motivating readers to create a life they love through the online Life Labs platform.

Heather strives to inspire and empower young minds to become catalysts for positive change. She harnesses the power of literature to spread the message of empathy and inclusion. Through innovative community service projects, Heather cultivates in her students a deep sense of social responsibility and encourage them to be agents of change. From local initiatives to national and global endeavors, she works tirelessly to address pressing issues and make a meaningful impact on the world.

Iris is the mother of Christian and Ana, her biological children. She is also a mom to legions in her country. She is a philanthropist, family businessowner and soon-to-be author.

Ambassador Dr Patricia Gonde is from Mhondoro in the Mashonaland West province of Zimbabwe. She is a revered educationist with an impressive tenure of over 32 years in the education sector. Currently, she is the Head of Academics at Lusitania Primary School in Zimbabwe, where she has been instrumental in shaping the academic trajectory of countless students.

Andrea is a devoted mother of two neurodiverse children and a loving partner to my undergraduate sweetheart of nearly 30 years. Holding a Master's in Industrial and Organizational Psychology with a minor in Social Justice, Andrea specializes in Strategic Human Resource Management.

Eman Soliman, founder and CEO of EduTech Australia, is an educator, change maker, passionate multi awards winner entrepreneur, and business strategist who faced adversity and life challenges including, Domestic Violence.

Hayley is a Business Coach and Organic Marketing Strategist dedicated n helping women in business attract ideal clients and enjoy consistent income JUST using their Facebook group. In 2021, Hayley was trying to build her online coaching business from scratch. She was kept busy by lots of different coaches who told her to do lots of different things. Fast forward two years later, and at this point, Hayley has generated over $1 million dollars JUST using her Facebook group and she is teaching women globally how to do the same.

Joanne Cassady is the owner of Balgarra Designs. The word Balgarra comes from the Wiradjuri language which means: “To Emit Sparks”, Joanne chose the word Balgarra because of what the word represents. To emit sparks, the beginning of something new, to ignite a fire. Through the symbolic meaning Joanne hopes to ignite a fire of understanding, education, cultural awareness and unification through her art to the world.

Mel has been working with children, young people and families for over 15 years and has held positions in Australia and the United Prior to the establishment of Social Care Solutions, Mel has focused primarily on supporting children and young people with complex needs. With a framework of strengths-based practice and solution-focused brief therapy, and a passion for trauma-informed care, Mel has been delivering specialist foster care assessments and training for a range of not-for-profit agencies and government departments since 2009.

amela learned resilience and empathy, qualities that have become the cornerstones of her life's work.
As the founder of Mission Wonder Women Foundation, Pamela’s mission has been to illuminate stories of women survivors, and stand against human trafficking. She is a champion of women!

Born and breed on a beef stud property outside of Toowoomba, Petria left to study and work in Brisbane for a number of years. Initially studying natural therapies, Petria fell into marketing and advertising for the countries biggest media companies, state marketing manager for a major real estate company where she experienced severe sexual harassment which was ignored and brushed under the carpet.

Sandra has worked in the Youth and Community Services sector for 22 years and is particularly passionate about the development and sustainability of professional Youth Work practice in Regional and Remote areas. Sandra has designed and managed multi award winning Youth Services & Projects in some of WA’s most remote and isolated communities.

Dr Vivienne has been a Medical Doctor for many years and have successfully combined a career that bridges the gap between Healthcare, Technology and Finance Investing. Her career trajectory, from Service Design in Healthcare which was stemmed from a desire to make a difference within the NHS in the UK, to co-founding an Innovation lab to leading Digital Transformation initiatives within Healthcare and Finance, showcases her visionary leadership. She possesses a unique depth of knowledge at the intersection of healthcare, technology and finance. Drawing from her frontline medical practice experience and strategic acumen in the corporate world, Vivienne is dedicated to driving impactful initiatives that bridge the gap between these critical domains.

Wendy “Zendy Wendy” Moore is a seeker of balance and joy. The word “Zendy” became her mantra years ago, and has evolved into her trademark of who, and how, she is. She believes life is a learning experience and promotes raising the vibration of the world. She shares her vision through the retreats, workshops and events offered by Elevate and Create Retreats. She is a proud mother of 7 amazing children, and has found the perfect partner in her husband, Scott, who is endearingly called the groundskeeper.

As a multi-passionate Filipino-Australian entrepreneur, Yona blends diverse experiences in IT and project management, primarily in education, with her passion for empowerment. Yona founded Kaya Services and co-founded Vision Outsourcing to harness the potential of skilled remote teams, providing fair work opportunities to women in the Philippines and aiding businesses worldwide in operational efficiency and growth. This endeavour fosters her connection to her heritage and champions cultural diversity and cross-border collaboration. Yona’s achievements include the AusMumpreneur 2021 Gold Award for Multicultural Business Excellence and recognition as one of LinkedIn's Top 100 Most Influential Filipino Women - as she is to make an impact locally and globally.

Marisa Monteiro Borsboom is a Portuguese lawyer currently living in the Netherlands. She continues to work as a lawyer in the traditional sense, but also in a new model, and in business through her work in the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Netherlands Portugal, and last year, Marisa was honored with the Women Changing the World Award in the Women in Corporate category.

Dr Nothabo Ncube “Dr Thabo” is a Medical Doctor, International TEDx Speaker, A Coach to Women and A Millennial Mentor to youth. Having overcome her own personal and professional obstacles, her powerful story encourages this generation to face their challenges and conquer them. Her story led her to meet the media mogul, Oprah Winfrey for a life class on the theme “You Become What You Believe”.

"We are strong already, but together we are stronger." 




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Where is the Summit & Awards Being Held?

The Summit & Awards are being held at Fairmont Windsor Park

Do I have to book for the Women Changing the World Awards separately?

No, the Summit and the Awards are all happening as part of the Global Summit on Saturday 25 May 2024 and included in your Summit ticket.

Are tickets refundable?

Tickets are not refundable, but you may transfer them to another person.

Where should I stay?

We recommend staying at Fairmont Windsor Park or any of the hotels nearby in the Windsor area.

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