Dr. Catriona Wallace is the Executive Chair of Boab, an Artificial Intelligence (AI) accelerator, and the Founder of Ethical AI Advisory. Catriona is a serial entrepreneur, having started a consulting business, a research business and a co-working space. She was also the Founder and CEO of Flamingo AI, the second woman-led company ever to list on the Australian Stock Exchange. Catriona has been recognized by the Australian Financial Review as the Most Influential Woman in Business & Entrepreneurship, and she is one of the world’s most cited experts on AI & Responsible Technology. She is a proud mother of five.
On This Episode of When Women Win:
Catriona demystified Artificial Intelligence and made it easy to understand for someone like me, who has no background in AI. We examined how machines are set to change the world, ethical AI, and her role in ensuring diversity and inclusion is programmed into the future. Catriona shared how her childhood trauma has shaped her as a businesswoman, and how mindfulness has helped her surmount life’s greatest obstacles. The Heroine’s Journey is a 7-part journey that all women take, and Catriona invites you to find out where you are on that journey.
- “Our journey to great leadership is based around truly knowing ourselves.”
- “I want to stand in my power so that I can effect change.”
Catriona recommends reading The Heroine’s Journey by Maureen Murdock to get a more in-depth understanding of the concept.
Talking Points in This Episode:
- Dreams of being a farmer’s wife
- The police force
- Computer technology is replacing human leaders
- AI’s effect on human jobs
- From abuse to awareness to peace
- Yearning for the feminine