HEDx Live Brisbane [Livestream]
HEDx Live Brisbane was held on 24th February 2022 at State Library Queensland. The first event of the series saw more than 250 senior executives from every major university in Queensland pledge their commitment to improving gender equity and inclusion in the sector.
The event was widely promoted by partnering Vice Chancellors to their networks and social media promotion by HEDx of the event had a reach of more than 22,000 leaders and practitioners in the sector including major media outlets.
HEDx Live events are state-based livestream experiences that bring into focus critical transformation topics for the higher education sector. HEDx Live Brisbane is centred around university culture and the necessary changes associated with equity, diversity and inclusion. The HEDx Live format utilises network quality production values, features opinions from the state’s leading Vice Chancellors and investigates Professor Marcia Devlin’s new book Beating the Odds: A practical guide to navigating sexism in Australian universities.
HEDx Live Brisbane was universally endorsed and sponsored by every higher education institution in Queensland, with OES partnering as the overall series sponsor. Each event will have an invited online or face to face audience of more than 250 current and future leaders from all sponsoring universities.
The HEDx Live events are positioned as disruptive catalysts for sector change. Stimulating new ideas, new ways of thinking and a path toward changing higher education for good, HEDx Live events engage the higher education sector on critical topics that matter.