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Theme: Business As Usual

This event occurred on
August 16, 2022
Perth, Western Australia

It’s all business as usual over at TEDxUWA as we present our second Salon for 2022 - TEDxUWASalon: Business as Usual.
Our first-ever business & law themed event will provide you with an insightful evening that you won't want to miss out on; from local business owners to current legal practitioners, come and listen to their ideas worth spreading!

Location: UWA Hackett Cafe
Price: $15 for members and $20 for non-members
The event commences at 6PM, and registration will be open from 5:30 PM.

You will also have opportunities that will encourage you to interact with fellow curious attendees, speakers and the stallholders.
Light refreshments will be provided during the intermission.

UWA Business School
35 Stirling Highway, Crawley
Perth, Western Australia, 6065
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Johnny Van Der Wielen

Micro Business Owner
Johnny grew up as a past state schoolboys rugby union captain, past West Coast Pirates rugby league captain, and unashamedly appalling student. Borne of necessity, Johnny is now solely responsible for managing Product Development & Design, Procurement, Purchasing, Supply Chain, Human Resources, Manufacturing, Accounts, Finance, Assets, Inventory, Property & Facilities, IT, Web Design, SEO, Ecommerce and Operations on a daily basis. He is currently the Managing Partner at Flower Box Home Fragrance.

Julian Pace

CEO and Founder of Happiness Co.
Julian is founder of Happiness Co, with the goal to positively impact 10 million lives in 10 years. An engaging presenter that uses his own story to create the best environment for your team to gain an understanding of what it really takes to create fulfilment and happiness. He has keynoted at the three largest mental health conferences in the country. He is an Australian of the Year finalist, Mentor of the Year award winner, a National Small Business Champion and is dedicated to using his powerful story to inspire others to overcome everyday challenges in order to create and sustain their own happiness.

Lucy Wang

Since her first year at university, Lucy has been heavily involved in the not-for-profit sector and student groups at UWA. She is currently the CEO of WAUC, a student-run consulting charity that helps local WA charities overcome their most pressing challenges. She has also previously held Executive positions at UWA Consulting Society and WiEMS UWA. Outside of being an aspiring leader and MPE student, Lucy is a part of a young community taskforce, Global Shapers Perth, an MPE student, and enjoys simple things in life, such as food, badminton and anime.

Rhonda Griffiths

Senior Consultant
Rhonda Griffiths is a former family lawyer, currently working as a Senior Consultant for Family Law practice at Bowen Buchbinder Vilensky. Rhonda has devoted her legal career to family law, having worked at various law firms since 1973, when she graduated from UWA with a Law Degree. Rhonda commenced her Master's degree by research (MPhil) at Murdoch University at the Department of Sociology in 1988, which later led her to become a part-time legal practitioner at the Aboriginal Legal Service in 1990, and an active member of RUAH, a well-established charity that provides services for the homeless and marginalised and operates a mental health legal services for women and children affected by domestic violence. Rhonda has also been a volunteer for a number of years, at Charitable Collections and the North Metropolitan Human Research Committee at Graylands Hospital.

Organizing team


Perth, Australia


Perth, Australia