29 July 2014 to 30 July 2014
CQ Functions

Driving student success

In today’s demand driven system, students expect more personalised learning experiences. Research has found that technology and student expectations are driving changes in institutional strategy and pedagogy.

Quote the code CC*APO when registering to save an extra $100 off your registraion thanks to Australian Policy Online

Institutions must listen to their market and respond to their learning needs in order to remain competitive in a changing digital era.Read more
30 July 2014 to 31 July 2014
Seminars will be held in CBD locations

Practical tips & tools 

With increasingly scarce resources and growing social problems funders want to know exactly how their money is being used and not-for-profits want to prove that their programs work. Proving your impact is a huge advantage in this current climate, with results and value for money being emphasised more and more – but what is the best way to go about it? With so many approaches out there, it can be hard to know where to start.Read more
30 July 2014 to 1 August 2014
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

The key focus of the 13th Australian Institute of Family Studies Conference 2014 is on families in a rapidly changing world.

The event coincides with the 20th Anniversary of the Year of the Family, and to mark the anniversary the conference will showcase cutting-edge research on topical issues relating to how families are adjusting to a rapidly changing world. It will outline key policy priorities for advancing the wellbeing of Australian families and draw on the expertise and perspectives of a diverse range of specialists from around Australia and across the world. Read more
31 July 2014
Room 207, AGSE building, Wakefield Street, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn campus.

Former politicians Rob Oakeshott, Maxine McKew and Judith Troeth, along with Associate Professor Paul Strangio, will lead a lively debate on leadership and Australian politics at Swinburne University of Technology later this month. The forum will be broadcast on Radio National’s Big Ideas program.Read more
7 August 2014 to 8 August 2014
Macs Function Centre

The IPANZ New Professionals Conference 2014 in Wellington, will provide a platform to explore navigation of change in the global and New Zealand context as a new professional.

This will involve thinking about how New Zealand has responded to global change and trends, what the future public sector and its employees will look like.Read more
15 August 2014
The Alfred Medical Research and Education Precinct (AMREP) lecture theatre, 75 Commercial Rd, The Alfred, Melbourne Vic 3004

Venous leg ulcers (VLU) are a common problem that have a considerable impact on an individual’s health, quality of life and health care costs. Wound care providers, researchers, industry partners and policy makers are collaborating to decrease the (future) burden of VLU. Come and hear about the innovative initiatives, current and future, to help you and your organisation improve the quality of care for people with VLU.

Who should attend: All those interested in improving the quality of care for people with VLU.Read more
18 August 2014 to 20 August 2014
SMC Conference & Function Centre

Children in a changing world: Challenges for families and communities

The ACWA 2014 Conference 18 - 20 August, 2014 at the SMC Conference and Function Centre, Sydney.  Mark it in your diary!

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25 August 2014
Sofitel Wentworth Sydney

For the last 21 years, the Annual Labour Law Conference has brought together leading Australian and International labour law and industrial relations experts to reflect on the most recent developments and debate on their significance for employers and employees.Read more
26 August 2014 to 27 August 2014
Mecure Sydney Hotel

Working together for community impact
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Place-based approaches have emerged as the best way to tackle deep community disadvantage.

Taking a place-based approach isn’t easy though. It requires effective collaboration, coordination, community engagement, shared measurement and, of course, funding.

But, when it comes to community outcomes, it is well worth the effort.Read more
27 August 2014 to 28 August 2014
Rydges Melbourne

Joining the national and international dots to closely examine the threatening & mysterious world of fraud

Digital Fraud in Australian Corporate & Government
One-day connected forum with two half day post-forum workshops
27-28 August, 2014, Rydges Melbourne

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