Elevating South Australia's Innovative Women

2014 WINNOVATION AWARD WINNERS

Deloitte

Deloitte

Deloitte's Inspiring Women Strategy

Deloitte's gender strategy, Inspiring Women, is focused on “getting our unfair share of female talent” through supporting, developing and advancing talented women across the entire span of their career.

Award Category 2014 Women's Initiative in Business
Karen Nelson-Field

Karen Nelson-Field

UniSA

Karen’s research challenges ideas that new media requires new rules. Her social media marketing research on community content sharing is a hot topic in industry & academic publications around the world.

Award Category 2014 Community
Leila Henderson

Leila Henderson

Newsmaker

Leila created an entirely new media experience with Newsmaker.com.au, which enables anyone to send press releases to journalists without any knowledge of media distribution or media databases.

Award Category 2014 Information Technology
Michele Akeroyd

Michele Akeroyd

Murray Darling Basin Plan

Michele provided facilitation & scientific advice resulting in SA obtaining 450GL of environmental water & $420M of Federal Government funding to support our floodplain management & irrigation industry.

Award Category 2014 Env & Primary Industries
Sherry Kothari

Sherry Kothari

Cell Therapy Manufacturing CRC

Sherry established a $60m world class, national centre in Adelaide to focus on new cell generation, reduce their manufacturing costs, fast track them into the clinic & deliver these therapies first to Australians.

Award Category 2014 Health & Science
STEM SISTA

STEM SISTA

Northern Advanced Manufacturing Group

Building the next generation of innovative women, STEM SISTA is a professional development program designed to help these future innovators achieve the goals they set for themselves in STEM related careers.

Award Category 2014 Future Innovators
Stephanie Kriewaldt

Stephanie Kriewaldt

Teaching Kids Coding

Stephanie taught students to write code in fun, creative ways; improving their maths, engagement in learning, divergent thinking & enabled those previously struggling with mainstream education to find their niche.

Award Category 2014 Education
Tania Jolley

Tania Jolley

DNA Security Solutions

Tania developed ground breaking DNA criminal marking technology, only visible under UV light, that marks & tags criminals at crime scenes to create an irrefutable forensic link between the criminal & the crime.

Award Category 2014 Manufacturing & Defence