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June 2024

Jun 19
Wednesday 19th June -
8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Empowering Women in Entrepreneurship

Electrify Aotearoa is New Zealand’s premier annual conference for women entrepreneurs, founders, supporters, investors, and their male allies. This one-day event serves as a vital platform for connecting with a supportive startup ecosystem. Attendees have the opportunity to uncover the secrets of building successful startups, crafting effective capital-raising strategies, expanding globally, and much more! An incredible line up of presenters, panelists, and masterclass teachers ready to build your skills and fire you up!

Location: St James Theatre | Wellington

Cost: Prices start from $199.00

Focus Areas:

  • Startup Founder
  • Aspiring Entrepreneur
  • Startup Investor
  • Corporate innovator
  • Innovation ecosystem
  • Product


  • Julia Arnott - Neenee | CEO and Co-founder of Fibre Fale
  • Brianne West | Founder of Ethique and Incrediballs
  • Marian Johnson | Chairwoman - Electrify Programmes at MOA
  • Serge Van Dam | Software Investor
  • Rebekah Campbell | Head of technology Sector Development for Wellington NZ
  • Irena Miller | CEO of Daisy Lab
  • Phil Thomson | Co-founder and CEO of Auror
  • Dale Clareburt | CO-founder and CEO at Weirdly LTD
  • HON Judith Collins | Minister for Science, Innovation and Technology
  • Katie Brown | Founder of Social Good, CEO of Te Ao Matihiko
  • Tiffany Bloomquist | Country Manager NZ, Amazon Web Services
  • Elise Hilliam | Co-founder and COO of Menuaid
  • Amber Taylor | CEO and Co-founder at ARA Journeys
  • Tim Nichols | Fractional CMO and Co-Founder of Proxi
  • Brooke Roberts | Co-founder, Director and Co - CEO of Sharesies
  • Catherine Gray | CEO and Founder of She Angels
  • Jenny Douchē | Startup and Founder Product Manager at Callaghan innovation
  • Christelle Blanchet - Aissaoui | Fractional CMO and Co-founder of Proxi
  • Anna Curzon | Director at Kiwibank
  • Nicola O'Rourke | Managing Partner at Founders Advisory
  • May Low | COO at Kiwinet
  • Justin Milano | Founder and CEO of Abroad
  • Cassie McAdams | Investment Manager at Movac
  • Aaron Small | Investment Principal at GDI
  • Co - Founder and General Partner at Even Capital
  • Nadine Hill | Principal at Punakaiki Fund
  • Suse Reynolds | Startup Investor and Champion
  • Samantha Gadd | Founder and CEO at Excellent


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