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The Women in Digital Awards

About the Awards

A celebration of incredible women, companies, disruptors and advocates within the Digital and IT industries, Women in Digital is proud to host an Awards Gala evening on the 26th of October 2018 at the W Hotel Brisbane over drinks, dinner, entertainment and special guest speakers.

We have partnered with industry leaders that are paving the way for a diverse, inclusive workforce in Australia, and are proud to host this national gala event championing our industry leaders who are inspiring the digital champions of tomorrow. 

Monica Bradley, MC will manage the evenings proceedings as we present 13 awards across an evening of fun! Keynote speaker Lauren Hall, founder of iVvy and Cat Matson, Chief Digital Officer for Brisbane City will join us on stage, sharing their journey as two leading ladies in the industry. 

Awards will be presented for the following categories:

QUT Bluebox Founder of the Year 

Australian Institute of Company Directors Employer of the Year

Columbus Digital Producer of the Year

University of Queensland Leader of the Year 

Arq Group Educational Leadership 

ERM Power Software Developer of the Year 

Urban Utilities Making a Difference

CUA Best Incubator 

Cisco Sales Leadership

Amazon Web Services Board Diversity 

Videopro Digital Marketer of the Year 

Suncorp Innovator of the Year 

Honorary Award - publicly voted:

Amazon Web Services Community Champion

About Women in Digital

Women in Digital is an international organisation that connects Women in the Digital Industry, providing professional development and mentoring services to ensure our members are at the forefront of the Digital revolution.

Key Dates

Nominations Open: Monday 6th August at 12pm (midday AEST)

Nominations Close: Wednesday 26th September at 12am (midnight AEST)

Judging: Friday 28th September at 12pm (midday AEST)

Finalists Announced: Friday 6th October at 12pm (midday AEST)

Winners Announced: Awards Gala evening, Friday 26th October at 6pm (AEST)

W Hotel

The W Hotel is offering $300 per night including Breakfast at our signature restaurant Three Blue Ducks. The rate can be booked 3 nights before or after the event date. To book visit:


W Brisbane
81 N Quay
Queensland Australia 4000

Event Organiser

Holly Tattersall
1800 793 203

Email Organiser