Dr Sam Mostyn delivering the 2019 International Women’s Day Lecture at ANU. Photo by Lannon Harley.

Dr Sam Mostyn delivering the 2019 International Women’s Day Lecture at ANU. Photo by Lannon Harley.

We need quotas for women

In the 2019 International Women’s Day Lecture at ANU, Dr Sam Mostyn, HonLLD ’18, LLB ’89, BA ’86, spoke about her experiences in male dominated boardrooms. This is an edited extract of her speech.

I've been asked by the University to speak about what change feels like when you're put in a position of bringing gender diversity into difficult environments.