26 July 2016 to 28 July 2016

The Federal Government has been tasked with transitioning to digitisation by 2020 by the National Archives of Australia, indicating the need for a renewed focus on digitisation at all levels of government. Digital migration is more vital than ever at all levels of the public sector to reduce costs and meet evolving customer expectations.

26 July 2016 to 28 July 2016

A One Day Showcase of Real Case Studies, Practical Strategies and Best Practices from Across the Public Sector Sphere

Forward Government Learning 2016
Innovation - Technology - Disruption - Big Data - Agile  

26-27-28 July 2016, Mercure Canberra

This forum is designed to deliver outstanding content, strategies, best practice and valuable tools to bring the most powerful forms of professional learning back to their organisations. 

26 July 2016 to 27 July 2016

Driving Growth in Light Rail will provide a highly interactive and practical agenda showcasing cutting edge light rail projects from across Australia.

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Urban transformation through light rail

12 July 2016 to 13 July 2016

Spreading Collaboration, Engagement and Cultivating Sustainability
Community and Stakeholder Engagement in the Australian Public Sector

One-day case study led forum, two post-forum workshops 
12-13 July 2016, Novotel Canberra

20 July 2016 to 21 July 2016

Preparing for the transition to the cloud

Is the public sector ready for the As-a-Service journey?

30 August 2016 to 1 September 2016

Version 2 of the NSQHS Standards is currently under review of the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care before its forecasted release in early 2017. By being aware of the proposed changes you will ensure that you are as prepared as possible for the official Version 2.

Akolade’s Sustaining National Standards Excellence Conference, to be held on 30 August - 1 September in Sydney, illuminates many of the proposed changes and provide a forum to discuss concerns and queries.

Key benefits of attending:

21 June 2016 to 22 June 2016

Don’t Be Afraid – It’s Time to Innovate and Look Forward
The Australian Public Sector: True Connections

One-day case study led forum and two post forum workshops
21-22 June 2016, Rydges Sydney Central

12 July 2016 to 13 April 2016

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Whole-of-government challenges are arising as a result of big data influxes, strict privacy regulations and budget restrictions on data leveraging investment. This means that the importance of useful data is becoming ever more apparent and the public sector must now embrace a data-driven culture.


24 May 2016

The Child Aware Approaches conference aims to advance the goals of the National Framework for Protecting Australia’s Children 2009 – 2020, the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2010 – 2022 and advance the wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

The conference provides an opportunity to advance thinking, showcase promising and innovative practice, encourage policy discourse and analysis and help to chart directions in three key areas:

26 July 2016 to 28 July 2016

The 2nd Annual Cloud Services in Local Government Summit is back in Sydney this July 2016!


After speaking with over 200 Councils from across Australia, Akolade has put together this enlightening event which provides a roadmap for Cloud implementation for Councils. Attend this year’s summit for insights and access to strategies that will help your IT department make the shift to Cloud services, and how to successfully integrate and enhance service delivery.


Are you considering a shift of core or non-core services to cloud?