7 March 2017 to 28 March 2017
Ground floor, training room 1 Trades Hall Enter via 377-383 Sussex St Sydney, NSW 2000


Shelter NSW is pleased to once again present our flagship lecture series, Housing Economics for Non-Economists.

These lectures are a critical tool for policy makers, advocates in the non-profit housing sector, and anyone one else seeking an understanding of the key economic issues shaping housing.

Each Tuesday afternoon in March, attendees will hear from prominent academics on a range of important topics. This year we are pleased to present the following speakers:Read more
8 March 2017
Palladium at Crown, Level 1 Crown Towers, 8 Whiteman Street, SOUTHBANK

The International Women’s Day Gala Dinner is the leading event on Victoria’s social calendar celebrating the remarkable contribution that women make to our public sector.
On 8 March 2017, IPAA Victoria will have the pleasure of welcoming one of Australia’s most popular and passionate political journalists, Annabel Crabb, to address this prestigious event.Read more
10 March 2017
Writers Victoria, in The Wheeler Centre, 176 Little Lonsdale St

Learn how to improve your own or others' writing by acquiring the know-how of structural editing, copy editing, and proofreading.

This introductory course explains the differences between the three editing processes, and how they are applied to all types of publications.

Places from $190 + GST per person.

This half-day course includes the following:Read more
14 March 2017 to 17 March 2017
Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney

Liquid Learning’s inaugural Secondary Education Leadership Forum 2017 tackles the current, various challenges leaders face every day in schools and helps to improve the foundational skills and strategies needed to overcome these obstacles. This professional development opportunity offers practical insights into improving both school and individual success through a combination of technical and leadership case studies and expert advice from the leading Secondary Education executives across Australia.Read more
14 March 2017 to 17 March 2017
Hotel Realm Canberra

Liquid Learning is proud to present The 5th Public Sector Director and Executive Level Leadership Forum 2017. Read more
15 March 2017 to 16 March 2017
L’Aqua Sydney

As the Public Sector understands the need for innovation, it’s important to note that innovation requires continual evolution. Culture and space affects an organisation’s performance. So it’s vital your environment caters for collaboration, engagement and creativity.

The Public Sector Workplace Innovation Summit provides you with examples of organisation from both the public and private sector who excelled at evolving their workplace. Attend and get the chance to hear from change leaders about the lessons learnt from their workplace journey.

Enhance your experience with:Read more
16 March 2017 to 17 March 2017
Novotel Brisbane

Robust discussion on all we value, and all we can strengthen in Australia's systems of integrity, accountability and anti-corruption.  Never has there been a better time for government, business and civil society to come together to map out new solutions for stopping corruption and supporting integrity in public life.Read more
16 March 2017
Riverside Theatre

Managing Ourselves in a Chinese World: Australian Foreign Policy in an Age of Disruption

Delivered by Dr Stephen FitzGerald AO - diplomat, academic and Australia’s first ambassador to the People's Republic of China.

The Whitlam Institute's Gough Whitlam Oration has established itself as a significant event in the national calendar and we are delighted that Dr Stephen FitzGerald will be delivering the Oration in 2017.Read more
16 March 2017
Clinical Education Centre, Auckland City Hospital, 2 Park Road, Grafton

This public forum examines the wide-ranging impacts of sugar in our society. Renowned broadcaster Kim Hill will chair an expert panel and take questions from the audience to tease out what we really know about this complex and controversial topic.

Sugar: a hot topic

These days it seems as if everyone is talking about sugar. Governments around the world are being asked to consider taxing sugar sweetened beverages, and some hospitals and schools have banned them. Parents are concerned about the amount of sugar their children consume.Read more
17 March 2017
Clinical Education Centre, Auckland City Hospital, 2 Park Road, Grafton

The Diabesity symposium is showcasing the latest national and international research on diabetes and obesity. Jointly organised by two National Science Challenges—A Better Start and Healthier Lives—and the University of Otago’s Edgar Diabetes and Obesity Research Centre, this event will focus on how preventive actions and treatments can make a difference to the rising tide of diabesity.

Friday, 17 March 2017, 9am–5pm, Clinical Education Centre, Auckland City Hospital, 2 Park Road, Grafton

Cost: $50Read more