About this session

The Ventures Showcase will demonstrate some of the tools and techniques used within the Ventures LeadHers program which provides participants identifying as women with confidence, entrepreneurial and leadership capabilities. A brief introduction to the LeadHers program will be followed by a facilitated workshop involving the audience that demonstrates some of the tools and techniques deployed within the program, and the related Pop Up workshops that are available for course coordinators to include this content within their courses or as an additional event or activity.


  • Megan Forrest, Global Engagement and Entrepreneurship
  • Beth Lawrance, Global Engagement and Entrepreneurship
  • Jenny Nguyen, Ventures Student Ambassador (HASS)

Who should attend?

  • Course coordinators
  • Lecturers
  • Tutors
  • Students
  • Academic staff
  • Teaching support staff
  • Professional staff
  • Industry    

Benefits of attending

  • Access the LeadHers program including the new programs focussed on PhD scholars and staff.
  • Understand techniques and workshop tools used to foster entrepreneurial capabilities and mindset for those identifying as women.
  • Increased awareness of the Ventures Pop Ups that are delivered by the UQ Ventures team during lectures, tutorials or as an additional event and are co-designed with course coordinators.
  • Learn from the LeadHers experience in developing a supportive community.

About Teaching and Learning Week (T&L) 2021

1–5 November 2021. Celebrate inclusive teaching and learning practices designed to enhance student learning and facilitate a sense of belonging at UQ.

Go to main event page


Sir Llew Edwards Building (14), St Lucia campus
217 + online (Zoom)