AWSN Cadet Volunteer Program

SheLeadsTech Melbourne and AWSN (Australian Women in Security Network) have agreed to form a partnership on their shared initiatives to support girls and women who are either starting or developing their careers in technology and information security.  SheLeadsTech Melbourne is supporting the AWSN Cadets Volunteer Program which aims to connectsupport and inspire female-identifying tertiary students and early career professionals.  Participants to the AWSN Cadets Program can either be a member Cadet or a volunteer Coach (Male coaches are also welcome!)  The member Cadets may benefit from this program from the networking events, practical workshops, one-on-one mentoring opportunities, leadership opportunities and if available, discounted or free tickets to security conferences/events and professional development opportunities.  The volunteer Coaches may also be benefitted from this program through networking with peers who also enjoy mentoring, public speaking opportunities, sharing security research and developing soft skills such as leadership skills and communication skills.


Details of the AWSN Cadets Volunteer Program are available in the AWSN website:

SheLeadsTech Melbourne


ISACA’s SheLeadsTech Melbourne and Australian Women in Security Network (AWSN) have joined together to increase the representation of women in Technology Leadership roles and the tech workforce.

AWSN will be working with ISACA’s SheLeadsTech Program to establish:

More participation of women in tech roles,community representation, online discussion boards, library with materials, events sharing, cadetship program, speaking opportunities, webinar presentation, school visits, mentoring and access to world wide member community.


How to join:

ISACA SheLeadsTech Melbourne :

Here’s a link to give you more information:

Join AWSN Melbourne Chapter by emailing:

Join AWSN LinkedIn:

AWSN cadet program:

AWSN Team:

Creativity + Innovation = Entrepreneurship. What could possibly go wrong?

The ISACA Melbourne Chapter welcomes members to a joint Professional Development session with AISA, for May 2020.

Creativity and innovation when combined create a system and environment where ideas flourish, opportunities are created and business advantage is enhanced. Over 50 years of research and practice will be highlighted to assist you create more choices for sustainable growth for your team, department and company.

Today the turbulence in the markets continues to increase. The challenge for leaders of organisations today is to move from the reactive position to one of being proactive. We will consider creative and innovative ways to identify ideas that may create powerful and lasting synergies or value you individuals, teams and organisations.

The value (opportunity) you propose is dependent upon your ability to work effectively within a team and communicate powerfully and convincingly that your “idea” is worth their time, money and effort. Participate in this session to increase your choices, grasp opportunities and allow all in your organisation to contribute to innovative and entrepreneurial behaviours.


CPE Hours

1 hours, based on the assumption you have signed in the Webinar Session using your full name, followed by ISACA and the last 5 digits of your membership number.  Thank You.

Registration and Admittance

•           We request that you register for this event to ensure you are able to attend.

•           Registration to this session is open and free of charge to all current ISACA members.



  • 4.30pm – Registration and session sign-in – required to receive applicable CPE credits
  • 5:00pm – START – Welcome, Introductions, Agenda
  • 5:10pm – Monthly PD Session, Questions & Answers
  • 6:00pm – The Soapbox – Chapter Updates, Announcements and Issues of interest to members
  • 6.15pm – Event Ends








Marcus Powe

Founder of EIC Growth


Marcus founded EIC Growth Pty Ltd to assist CEO’s and leaders implement, embed and measure creativity and innovation systems that result in enterprising behaviours. He specialises in the growth of for profit and not for profit organisations that operate in the turbulence of national and international market places. He also works extensively with Aboriginal, Torres Strait, Maori, Pacific island and Hawaiian communities to assist them achieve economic self-determination through the skills of innovation and entrepreneurship. He founded of EIC Growth LLC (USA) to deliver training and advice for indigenous Hawaiians. Awarded twice by the Business and Higher Education Round table as Australia’s Best Entrepreneurial Educator and for sustained excellence in collaboration between business and universities in Australia