Events and Networking

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GIAD 2022 Darwin is proudly hosted by WAI Australian Chapter

Join thousands of girls from across the globe in participating in a Women in Aviation – International trademarked Girls in Aviation Day event.

The day is an opportunity to explore the exciting careers available in the aviation/aerospace industry such as engineers, aircraft maintenance technicians, pilots, operational staff, air traffic controllers, just to name a few.

This GIAD event will take place in a real aviation hangar environment, where you will be able to get up close to aircraft and equipment.  The day will be filled with career inspiration and will be supported by amazing role models.

What’s included:

  • Light  lunch
  • GIAD kit filled with resources and activities
  • Access to aircraft and equipment
  • Access to incredible women from the industry

Who is it for :

Girls ages 8 to 17 years to introduce them to the many aviation career possibilities. (Primary ticket reserves are for this)

School teachers/Career counselors or Parents/Guardians of the children or students attending who, wish to gain information on how to support a child in pursuing a career in aviation. (Limited ticket reserves for this category)

Cost: Free – Registration is essential as spots are limited.

Register Here

Contact: NTChair@waiaustralia.org if you have any questions.

WAI Australian Chapter acknowledges Larrakia People as the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the land where this event will be held.

This event is proudly supported by the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications, Women In Aviation Industry Initiative. 

The event is subject to Covid-19 relevant restrictions.

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Events are our Passion.

Biennial Conference

The aim of the national conference is to provide attendees with vital information and resources from various facets of the industry, and more importunately, provide an interactive environment for attendees to connect and network with leaders from within the aviation and aerospace industry.

Hosted across various locations the conference will connect, engage and inspire those attending.

Emerging Leaders Forum (EML)

The EML brings together the next generation of aviation professionals alongside innovative speakers and leaders of today’s industry.  This forum is designed to cultivate innovative ideas in our youth, share career pathway information and provide support networks into the aviation aerospace and space sectors through collaboration and interactive discussion and mentoring opportunities with current leaders in their fields.

It is avenue for debate, innovation and education to help the next generation of aviation and aerospace leaders to connect, engage and be inspired.

The EML forums are hosted across Australia throughout the year, in both regional and city locations.

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GIAD 2022 Melbourne is proudly hosted by WAI Australian Chapter and Melbourne Helicopters.

Join thousands of girls from across the globe in participating in a Women in Aviation - International trademarked Girls in Aviation Day event.

The day is an opportunity to explore the exciting careers available in the aviation/aerospace industry such as engineers, aircraft maintenance technicians, pilots, operational staff, air traffic controllers, just to name a few.

This GIAD event will take place in a real aviation hangar environment, where you will be able to get up close to aircraft and equipment.  The day will be filled with career inspiration and will be supported by amazing role models.

What's included:

  • Light snack pack for lunch
  • GIAD kit filled with resources and activities
  • Access to aircraft and equipment
  • Access to incredible women from the industry

Who is it for: Girls ages 8 to 17 years to introduce them to the many aviation career possibilities. (Primary ticket reserves are for this) School teachers/Career counselors or Parents/Guardians of the children or students attending who, wish to gain information on how to support a child in pursuing a career in aviation. (Limited ticket reserves for this category)

Cost: Free - Registration is essential as spots are limited.

Where will it be: Melbourne Heli Hangar, Essendon Airport, Essendon | Kulin Nation

Register at:

Girls in Aviation Day - Melbourne| Kulin Nation 2022 Tickets, Sat 14/05/2022 at 9:00 am | Eventbrite

Contact: VICChair@waiaustralia.org

This event is proudly supported by the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications, Women In Aviation Industry Initiative.

WAI Australian Chapter acknowledges Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung people of the Kulin Nation as the traditional owners and custodians of the land where this event will be held.

The event is subject to Covid-19 relevant restrictions.

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GIAD 2022 Brisbane is proudly hosted by WAI Australian Chapter and Aviation Australia.

Join thousands of girls from across the globe in participating in a Women in Aviation - International trademarked Girls in Aviation Day event.

The day is an opportunity to explore the exciting careers available in the aviation/aerospace industry such as engineers, aircraft maintenance technicians, pilots, operational staff, air traffic controllers, just to name a few.

This GIAD event will take place in a real aviation hangar environment, where you will be able to get up close to aircraft and equipment.  The day will be filled with career inspiration and will be supported by amazing role models.

What's included:

  • Light snack pack for lunch
  • GIAD kit filled with resources and activities
  • Access to aircraft and equipment
  • Access to incredible women from the industry

Who is it for: Girls ages 8 to 17 years to introduce them to the many aviation career possibilities. (Primary ticket reserves are for this) School teachers/Career counselors or Parents/Guardians of the children or students attending who, wish to gain information on how to support a child in pursuing a career in aviation. (Limited ticket reserves for this category) Cost: Free - Registration is essential as spots are limited.

Where will it be: Aviation Australia, Brisbane Airport | Meeanjin

Registrations are now closed

 

Contact: QLDChair@waiaustralia.org

This event is proudly supported by the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications, Women In Aviation Industry Initiative.

WAI Australian Chapter acknowledges Turrbal Tribe as the traditional owners and custodians of the land where this event will be held.

The event is subject to Covid-19 relevant restrictions.

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We are thrilled to introduce Heidi Hauf, Boeing Regional Sustainability Lead, Asia Pacific, who will kick-off our Industry Conversations series with her presentation on “Pathways to sustainable aerospace”.

The pathway to a zero net emission future is at the forefront of government and industry's global agenda. Aviation is making significant in-roads in this important space, ensuring an insightful and relevant conversation.

We are proud to have Boeing as part of our Corporate Community contributing to this wonderful series which will discuss some of the most important and prominent topics in our industry.

Join us for this one-hour thought-provoking virtual presentation which will include a Q&A session.

Register Here

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