As a keynote, graduand and conference speaker Jillian has spoken on topics such as creativity in leadership, creativity in STEM fields, gender equality in STEM, youth entrepreneurship, and diversity. She has been invited to present her research outcomes and learn from international audiences in the UK, USA and South Korea.
Jillian can cater her talk to your audience, but in general, these are some of the topics she has spoken on before.
Power of creative leadership
The nature of power laid bare
The world is changing faster than it ever has before. The future is a blank canvas, and in creating this future we need leaders who can think beyond the traditional approaches and norms of the past. Leaders who can bring creativity. Through sharing some of the challenging and vulnerable moments in her own story, Jillian will reveal the elements for creative leadership and why it is critical for our future.
Engineers are tasked with solving some of the world’s toughest challenges, and to do that, we need to tap into the diversity of power within the profession. But what power dynamics are at play, and is gender a factor? Through sharing some of the challenging and vulnerable moments in her own story, Jillian will explore the nature of power in the engineering profession, and how we can shape it to work for all.