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Primus Hotel, Sydney.
Get festive and celebrate Christmas with fellow SmartWomen members this December.
Together we will celebrate year, look forward the holidays and an even more fabulous 2019.
Christmas crackers, festive decor and a few fun activities will ensure a great night.




SmartWomen Connect is a growing community of professional women committed to bringing the human connection back to business.

Whether you are a woman in the business of having to bring in business or develop a practice, or a woman forging a career in the corporate world, the education, connections and support the community provides will help you thrive.


25 October, 7.15 – 9.00am

Hosted by our Corporate Partner: Maddocks

With Guest Speaker: Tracy Bevan, McGrath Foundation Ambassador and Director


27 September, 5.30 – 7.30pm

Hosted by our Corporate Partner: Maddocks

With Guest Speaker: Suzanne Westgate, General Manager of Operational Services for AGL Energy


Latest stories, news and insights from our Founder, Fiona Craig, and our valued guest contributors.



Years of working with thousands of professional women has shown me we all have one thing in common – we want to connect with other like-minded people.

SmartWomen Connect is a community of professional women who want to bring human connection back to business.

Whether you are a woman who is building a practice, or forging a career in the corporate world, the events and educational program will give you everything you need to thrive. Because SmartWomen know they deserve nothing less. And they know that we are stronger together.

I look forward to welcoming you at an event soon!

SmartWomen Connect is a fantastic initiative for professional women. The energy at the inaugural breakfast was buzzing. The room was filled with women excited to make new connections with like-minded professionals and to have the opportunity to talk about their work. Fiona facilitated the breakfast with passion, humour and honesty. Bring on the next one!

Sera Mirzabegian


I joined SmartWomen Connect this year to improve my business acumen and connect with like minded female professionals. I love the breadth of workshops and events organised. I have already seen positive effects in my business in a very short period of time. I would recommend Fiona and SmartWomen Connect to any professional women out there who wish to grow.

Jane Noller

Accountant | Tax Agent | SMF Expert | Xero Specialist | Bookkeeper

SmartWomen Connect – all I can say is WOW! What a great concept – a community of like-minded professional women, from all walks of life and industry segments, collaborating and connecting, supporting one another to succeed. I attended the SmartWomen Connect launch event and the energy in the room was incredible – we were all there for the same purpose, to invest in ourselves but also support others to succeed in life and work. Fiona’s objective to ‘build brilliance’ but also to restore ‘human connection’ in our lives definitely resonates for me. For anyone who needs a reason to stop in our busy world, take stock and recalibrate, and find purpose and passion – then SmartWomen Connect is for us!

Denise Cheng

Partnerships Manager, NSW - The Reach Foundation

“We can be more, do more and achieve more – because we are stronger together.”
Fiona Craig, Founder



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