Events

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 (All day)

The NSW Government recently released the Greater Sydney Region and District Plans, setting ambitious targets to house tens of thousands of new households expected to call the Eastern City and South Districts home over the next two decades.  With significant urban redevelopment and densification...

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...

26 Jul 2018 - 08:30 to 17:00

The Living Cities Forum returns on 26th July 2018—an initiative of the Naomi Milgrom Foundation, which commissions each MPavilion—exploring the role of design, planning and architecture in shaping our society.

If it can be said that political, economic, technological and social forces...

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

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...

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...

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

Theme: Customer-centric Governance — Driving Social Impact

This popular governance event attracts approximately 500 NFP board members and CEOs, making it one of the largest regular gatherings of leaders from not-or-profit organisations in Australasia.

Board...

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...

17 Aug 2018 - 09:30 to 17:00

Big data & small government? The future of social services

KEYNOTE 1:

How and why are the capability needs of the public sector being reshaped? David Schmidtchen, EY

PANEL 1:

What are the future...

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...

27 Aug 2018 - 09:30 to 14:00

Join us for a half-day event showcasing the latest research on urban composting solutions, covering kerbside collection to onsite composting for multi-unit developments, offices and hospitality spaces.

 

Craig Reucassel of War on Waste will be the opening speaker and MC of the...

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 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,
  • ...
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...

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...

10 Sep 2018 - 08:30 to 14 Sep 2018 - 05:30

The premier career development opportunity for current, emerging and future leaders in the Victorian Public Sector. 

Want to unleash your leadership potential? Need to develop the skills to get there? To celebrate the 10th Public Sector Women in Leadership Victoria Summit, we have invited...

11 Sep 2018 - 08:00 to 13 Sep 2018 - 17:00

The 5th Public Sector EA/PA Summit explores winning strategies for progressing within your role as a public sector assistant. The summit will focus on the evolving expectations of those in assistant positions, as well as providing critical skill development and career progression strategies to...

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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Cyber threats and attacks disrupt infrastructure, networks, information and services and can cause hundreds of millions of dollars in damage, due to stolen IP and...

12 Sep 2018 (All day) to 14 Sep 2018 (All day)

HASS in a Post-Truth World: Finding a Role, Having an Impact

Hosted by the Australian National University, College of Asia and the Pacific and College of Arts and Social Sciences

Contact Details:

Executive Officer: Clare Sidoti 02 6162 1297

Senior Administrative...

12 Sep 2018 - 09:00 to 13:30

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Cyber threats and attacks disrupt infrastructure, networks, information and services and can cause hundreds of millions of dollars in damage, due to stolen IP and...

17 Sep 2018 - 08:30 to 19 Sep 2018 - 16:45

The Enterprise Digital Transformation Australia conference brings together leaders from a variety of industries to identify opportunities to develop digital capabilities for better customer service, engagement and delivery.  Attendance at this timely...

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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Cyber threats and attacks disrupt infrastructure, networks, information and services and can cause hundreds of millions of dollars in damage, due to stolen IP and...

25 Sep 2018 - 14:00 to 28 Sep 2018 - 17:00

The Australasian Association for Digital Humanities (aaDH) is pleased to announce its fourth conference, to be held at the University of South Australia in Adelaide, 25 – 28 September 2018.

Keynote speakers are:

Rachel Neaman, Neaman Consulting, UK

Mahendra...

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...

23 Oct 2018 - 08:00 to 25 Oct 2018 - 17:00

The 11th Social Media for Government Summit explores new strategies and best practices for utilising the power of social media and making informed digital decisions. 

Government departments, agencies and local councils can learn how to harness social media’s unprecedented reach as a means...

23 Oct 2018 - 08:00 to 25 Oct 2018 - 17:00

The summit features leading national and international case studies from across industries with proven techniques to recruit, engage and retain an efficient, customer-centric workforce. This summit also provides attendees with strategies to integrate and leverage the latest customer contact...

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...

19 Nov 2018 - 09:00 to 21 Nov 2018 - 17:00

With the big data market expected to reach around $103 billion globally, organisations are now focused on gaining a competitive-edge through strategic use and applications of data.

Akolade’s Australian Data Summit provides leading case studies exploring data management, organisational...

19 Nov 2018 - 09:00 to 23 Nov 2018 - 04:30

A number of qualities define a successful leader in the Public Sector. They must be resilient, bold and confident. This is no different for emerging leaders who wish to drive their career forward.

The VPS 5-6 Professional Development and Leadership Conference is bringing together...

20 Nov 2018 - 08:30 to 23 Nov 2018 - 05:30

Advanced skills and strategies to increase productivity, efficiency and overall performance.

The Public Sector is evolving rapidly, presenting various unprecedented challenges and exciting opportunities. Existing and emerging finance leaders have the opportunity to invest in their success...