THE Queensland Rural Regional and Remote Women’s Network (QRRRWN) annual conference is being held in Emerald on October 19–21. Expressions of interest are now open for presenters for the 2017 event. QRRRWN president Alison Mobbs is excited about uncovering new and developing talent to showcase alongside experienced speakers. The Emerald committee welcomes interest from both experienced and emerging businesses, producers, creators and professional women and community workers keen to share their passion under the conference theme: Building Vibrant Communities – Developing Future Gems. Phone Jackie Kyte on 0409 564 729.