WiN Global, a not-for-profit organization, currently has around 25,000 members including national chapters’ members and individuals from 102 countries and is still growing. Membership includes women working professionally in medicine and health care, in regulatory authorities, in industry and as independent researchers. The members have a common commitment to provide information and communicate with the public. Men are very welcome to join.

WiN Australia is the local chapter of Women in Nuclear Global (WiN Global), an international organisation which supports and encourages women working in applications of nuclear science, engineering and technology throughout the world.

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The Annual General Meeting (AGM) for Women in Nuclear Australia was held on 10th September 2015. A number of items were discussed at the meeting, including past events (with focus on the 2014 WiN Global Conference held in Sydney) and upcoming events.  The new committee for 2015-2016 was elected comprising:

President and Public Officer: Joanne Lackenby
Vice- President: Anna Paradowska
Secretary: Sarah Ballantyne
Treasurer: Jasmin Craufurd-Hill
Committee Members: Jasmin Diab, Kaitlyn Toole, Anwen Krause-Heuer

Joanne Lackenby Anna Paradowska Sarah Ballantyne Jasmin Craufurd-Hill

The AGM concluded with an informative and entertaining presentation given by Sarah Ballantyne on the 23rd WiN Global Annual Conference recently held in Vienna. At the end of the formalities, AGM participants congregated for lunch, a great networking opportunity for members.

A special thank you is extended to the outgoing President Jasmin Craufurd-Hill, who successfully grew the membership from 2 to approximately 160 in her time as President. She will forever be known as the "Mother of WiN Australia".