Events

19 Jun 2018 - 08:30 to 17:00

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Digitalisation and growing customer expectations are pressuring the public sector to improve their contact centre service delivery.

The Public Sector Contact Centre Series...

25 Jun 2018 - 08:30 to 29 Jun 2018 - 16:30

In today’s rapidly changing environment it is increasingly important to establish robust policy development processes that are suited to the challenges of our time. To remain current, policy professionals must continue to explore new tools and frameworks to adapt to shifting stakeholder needs....

26 Jun 2018 - 08:00 to 28 Jun 2018 - 16:45

Australia unfortunately is a leader in the number of children in the child protection system, as well as out-of-home care. There needs to be a drastic change in order to alter this fact. 

Akolade's National Forum on Child Protection will aim to change this fact by shifting the current...

27 Jun 2018 - 08:15 to 29 Jun 2018 - 16:30

It is widely accepted that corporate communications has a crucial role to play in managing internal and external communications. A growing number of companies recognize the value of corporate communications and are adapting their budgets and internal structures accordingly.

Corporate...

28 Jun 2018 (All day)

With an ageing Australian population, older people comprise an ever-increasing proportion of the consumer market. What does this mean for older consumers and for the market they engage with?

How do we move past stereotypes to better identify and meet the needs of a dynamic, diverse group...

3 Jul 2018 (All day) to 4 Jul 2018 (All day)

The International Institute for Communications (IIC) enables balanced, open dialogue about the issues that affect the policy agenda and responses to the opportunities and challenges that arise from the constantly evolving digital ecosystem.

 

Telecommunications and Media Forums (...

4 Jul 2018 (All day) to 5 Jul 2018 (All day)

The Sax Institute’s inaugural Knowledge Mobilisation Conference in Sydney on 4–5 July 2018 provides an opportunity to hear from international experts in knowledge mobilisation and to share experience in this emerging field. News about the conference can be followed on social media using the...

17 Jul 2018 - 08:00 to 17:15

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The 4th annual Australian Security Summit (AuSec2018) provides the essential dialogue to help those at the helm of Australia’s security initiatives connect and share best practice. AuSec2018 brings together 300+...

17 Jul 2018 - 08:30 to 19 Jul 2018 - 17:00

Indigenous & Remote Health conference | Brisbane 17 & 18th July
Rural & Remote Health: Deadly Thinking Workshop | Brisbane 19th July

The Indigenous & Remote Health conference is a two-day conference that will provide you with insights on the latest...

18 Jul 2018 (All day) to 20 Jul 2018 (All day)

The Demography & Growth Planning team at Charles Darwin University is looking forward to welcoming you to Darwin in July 2018 for the 19th Australian Population Association Conference. Along with stimulating content and great networking opportunities, delegates will enjoy Darwin’s perfect...

23 Jul 2018 - 08:30 to 27 Jul 2018 - 16:30

Change is an integral part of daily life in the Australian Public Service. Change calls for existing and emerging leaders to be adaptive in their decisions. By fostering innovation, navigating transformation and overcoming any obstacle standing in your way, you will be able to lead your team and...

25 Jul 2018 - 09:00 to 27 Jul 2018 - 15:30

AIFS 2018 Conference – What matters most to families in the 21st century?

Families matter. What’s working – and not working – for them, now? What futures can we create that strengthen family relationships and foster social and economic wellbeing?

Can we imagine a...

30 Jul 2018 - 09:00 to 2 Aug 2018 - 17:00

Dates and time: 30 July - 2 August 2018. 9am to 5pm (registration from 8.30am) each day
Registrants can choose to participate in the full program or part of the program dependent upon their experience and needs

  • Monday 30th July: Introduction to
  • ...
31 Jul 2018 - 08:00 to 2 Aug 2018 - 17:00

Employment possibilities have become scarce, with youth employment specifically feeling the pressure of uncertainty in regards to future employment possibilities. With less than half of young people in the education system confident in their ability to reach their post-school goals, something...

31 Jul 2018 - 08:00 to 2 Aug 2018 - 17:00

The cloud has untapped capabilities which are enabling technological innovations and creating streamlined networks. The government must understand the critical nature of the cloud and the potential of a connected post modern government. 

Akolades's 4th Australian Government Cloud Summit...

31 Jul 2018 - 08:00 to 2 Aug 2018 - 17:00

Innovation is at the forefront of the public sector agenda, with the DTA placing $70 million of their annaul budget into funding to progress ICT and digital capability over the next four years. 

Akolade's 2nd Australian Digital Government Summit will offer the opportunity to explore; user...

6 Aug 2018 (All day) to 7 Aug 2018 (All day)

AHURI, in partnership with Homelessness Australia, will convene the National Homelessness Conference 2018—Ending Homelessness Together, in Melbourne on Mon 6 and Tue 7 August 2018, as part of Homelessness Week 2018.  It has been four years since the last National Homelessness Conference, and...

9 Aug 2018 - 07:00 to 12 Aug 2018 - 14:30

Better Boards Conference

Date: 9 - 12 August 2018

Venue: Adelaide Convention Centre

Theme: Customer-centric Governance — Driving Social Impact

This popular governance event attracts approximately 500 NFP board members and CEOs, making...

14 Aug 2018 - 08:45 to 13:30

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The Australian Public Sector is under growing pressure to modernise processes and systems, to facilitate the delivery of efficient and user-centric services fit...

15 Aug 2018 - 08:30 to 13:30

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The Australian Public Sector is under growing pressure to modernise processes and systems, to facilitate the delivery of efficient and user-centric services fit...

16 Aug 2018 - 08:45 to 13:30

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The Australian Public Sector is under growing pressure to modernise processes and systems, to facilitate the delivery of efficient and user-centric services fit...

17 Aug 2018 - 08:30 to 13:30

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The Australian Public Sector is under growing pressure to modernise processes and systems, to facilitate the delivery of efficient and user-centric services fit...

20 Aug 2018 (All day) to 22 Aug 2018 (All day)

On behalf of the Association of Children’s Welfare Agencies (ACWA), we invite you to join us at the ACWA 2018 Conference .

The ACWA Conference is widely regarded as the premier event on both national and international calendars for child and family practitioners, policy makers,...

21 Aug 2018 - 08:30 to 13:30

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The Australian Public Sector is under growing pressure to modernise processes and systems, to facilitate the delivery of efficient and user-centric services fit...

22 Aug 2018 - 08:00 to 24 Aug 2018 - 17:00

The gap between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and non-Indigenous remains wide, and in some areas, it has even widened over the years.

Statistics show that Indigenous students across Australia are less likely to attend regularly, graduate and leave with sufficient...

22 Aug 2018 - 08:30 to 23 Aug 2018 - 17:00

Australasia's Definitive and Independent CAT Risk Event. Delivered by the industry's leading CAT risk thought leaders, the 4th Biennial CAT Risk Management & Modelling Australasia 2018 brings together leading international and local CAT...

22 Aug 2018 - 08:30 to 13:30

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The Australian Public Sector is under growing pressure to modernise processes and systems, to facilitate the delivery of efficient and user-centric services fit...

28 Aug 2018 - 08:30 to 31 Aug 2018 - 17:00

Harnessing innovative solutions from government, industry and the wider housing community to tackle Australia’s housing crisis.

5th Affordable Housing Development summit taking place in Melbourne on 28-30 August. Visit the...

29 Aug 2018 - 08:00 to 31 Aug 2018 - 17:00

Procurement managers from right across Australia’s public sector are continually striving to ensure they deliver the best value for money for tax payers and contribute to the strategic goals of their organisations.

The government expectations for expenditure and management of public funds...

3 Sep 2018 - 08:30 to 7 Sep 2018 - 16:30

Middle managers in the APS face a unique set of challenges. They must deliver results whilst managing decreased resources, fluctuating staff and stakeholder expectations. Middle managers must also be able to manage pressures from above, below and across their organisations. Although this level...

3 Sep 2018 - 08:30 to 26 Sep 2018 - 16:30

This practical course is designed to equip experienced Policy Officers with key knowledge and skills to assist them to meet demanding aspects of their role.

The Senior Policy Officers Intensive is built around five critical skill areas:

  • Assessing policy priorities,
  • ...
5 Sep 2018 - 08:30 to 6 Sep 2018 - 05:30

Conference | 5th & 6th September 

Pre-Conference Workshop: Workforce Analytics | 4th September 

Bringing together key personnel from federal and state government entities, the upcoming 3rd annual Public-Sector Workforce Planning and...

10 Sep 2018 - 08:30 to 14 Sep 2018 - 16:30

Significant progress has been made by the Queensland Government to increase diversity and gender equality in the public sector. Despite this progress, there is still a notable imbalance of gender representation in executive leadership roles across many departments and agencies. To level the...

11 Sep 2018 - 08:30 to 14 Sep 2018 - 16:30

Local Government continues to face substantial change. Whether it's merges and amalgamations or re-elections and changes in leadership, change can be challenging. But how do you successfully navigate these challenges with the added pressure of leading in the public context? The key is to define...

11 Sep 2018 - 09:00 to 13:30

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12 Sep 2018 - 09:00 to 13:30

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17 Sep 2018 - 09:00 to 21 Sep 2018 - 16:00

Evaluation has never been more exciting, yet challenging. Our context is changing at a dizzying rate.

We invite you to explore the changing contexts for evaluation and what it might mean for you and the areas in which you work with our aes2018 conference...

19 Sep 2018 - 09:00 to 13:30

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26 Sep 2018 - 09:30 to 17:00

A free, one-day workshop convened by the Australian Academy of the Humanities

Convenors: ...

15 Oct 2018 (All day) to 19 Oct 2018 (All day)

eResearch 2018 will offer delegates the opportunity to engage, connect, and share their ideas and exemplars concerning new information centric research capabilities, and how information and communication technologies help researchers to collaborate, collect, manage, share, process, analyse,...

22 Oct 2018 (All day) to 24 Oct 2018 (All day)

Are you committed to using evidence to improve lives? Are you involved in creating policies, designing programs or changing behaviours to create sustainable change in Australia or worldwide?

The Global Evidence and Implementation Summit will help you access, understand, synthesis and use...

29 Oct 2018 - 08:30 to 2 Nov 2018 - 16:30

Due to ongoing change in the public sector, there is a greater need for more effective performance across all levels. But how do you stand out from the crowd? Emerging leaders must learn to be resilient, intuitive and engaging. This conference will equip APS 5-6's with the tools, techniques and...

1 Nov 2018 - 08:30 to 2 Nov 2018 - 16:30

Due to ongoing transformation occurring within the Australian Public Service, there is a greater need for effective leadership performance across all levels. Public sector leaders are now required to undertake work of a more complex nature, operating in an autonomous and strategic manner. As...