3 April 2017 to 7 April 2017
Novotel Canberra

The 8th Annual National Public Sector Communication Officers’ Conference is the premier development and networking event for communication professionals across all tiers of government. This unique forum provides the opportunity for practitioners to discuss the challenges, best practice and future directions for the communication realm within the public sector.Read more
3 May 2017 to 5 May 2017
Crowne Plaza


Akolade is proud to present the 8th Social Media for Gov summit 2017.

Not only does social media allow government departments to receive feedback on their services, it is also an extremely valuable tool for the delivery of services, increasing trust, building legitimacy, and of course, engagement. Social media is a golden opportunity for the public sector to easily and efficiently engage in a discussion with the population and build strong relationships.

Are you generating rich and quality content that the public will engage with?Read more
21 March 2017 to 23 March 2017
Novotel Canberra

Creative Tools for Engagement in the Public Sector (Gamification)
21-22 March 2017, Novotel Canberra, Australia

A Two Day Fully Encompassed Forum, Case Studies, Interactive Mini-Workshops and Strategies
Plus, TWO Half-Day Post Forum WorkshopsRead more
7 March 2017 to 8 March 2017
Canberra Rex Hotel

“The public sector needs leaders who will meet the challenge of increasing community expectations in a fast-changing and more complex world”

John Lloyd, Australian Public Service Commissioner, 2016

It is critical for the government to harness leadership excellence for the delivery of essential services, policy design and implementation and to meet the growing expectations of the Australian public.Read more
1 March 2017 to 2 March 2017
Canberra Rex Hotel

Today, the sheer scale and quantity of projects being implemented across Australian government demand effective project, program and portfolio management. In response, there is an increasing push towards the establishment and maturation of PMOs to align budgets, resources, time frames and project scope with the organisation’s broader strategic direction.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
1 February 2017 to 2 February 2017
Novotel Canberra

The Leading Forum on Change Management within the Australian Public Sector

And Now for Something Completely Different
Change Management for the Australian Public Sector 2017
Leaders Forum
One Day Connected Interactive Forum
plus Two Post-Forum Half Day Working Modules
1-2 February 2017, Novotel Sydney Central

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27 February 2017 to 1 March 2017
Hyatt Hotel

With the federal government preparing to build the next generation of open data portals, it is now even more critical to improve data accuracy, usability, and sharing amongst agencies.

While there is significant economic value from opening access to government data, the challenge lies in how to ensure the extraction of data collected is accurate and how to leverage data driven analytics to improve your evidence based policy development and decision making.Read more
16 March 2016 to 18 March 2015
Rex Hotel

Social media has been gaining traction as an important tool for governments across Australia to achieve organisational goals. With millions of users now engaging with social media on a daily basis – 14 million just on Facebook alone, all levels of government have come to realise the potential of social media to reach customers in ways that traditional methods have not been able to.

Building on Akolade's success with the Social Media for Gov series, this all-new conference will discuss how to embed strategic channels for strong community engagement.Read more