CONNECT
WITH IPAA

CONNECT
WITH IPAA

CONNECT
WITH IPAA

CONNECT
WITH IPAA

CONNECT
WITH IPAA

CONNECT
WITH IPAA

CONNECT
WITH IPAA

CONNECT
WITH IPAA

The Institute of Public Administration Australia is a nonpartisan and apolitical member-based organisation which provides public sector thought leadership and works to strengthen the capacity of public servants through events, training and other activities.

Alexander Lau: some lessons from Singapore in building public service innovation

Alexander Lau: some lessons from Singapore in building public service innovation

Mr Alexander Lau delivered an inspiring keynote address at the 2019 IPAA National Conference held in Darwin last month. Mr Lau — the Principal Design Lead with the Singapore Government’s Innovation Lab — unpacked some recent successes to innovating service delivery in the Singapore Public Service, and highlighted some of the unexpected lessons they learned from stress testing low cost prototypes before scaling up.

Looking for more news?

IPAA ACT logo

Address to the Australian Public Service

An address by Philip Gaetjens, Secretary of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet

5 December 2019
5.30 pm – 7.00 pm

Gandel Hall
National Gallery of Australia
Parkes, Canberra

Tickets and Information

IPAA New South Wales logo

2019 Spann Oration

An oration by David Thodey, Business Leader

5 December 2019
6.00 pm – 8.00 pm

Theatrette
New South Wales Parliament
6 Macquarie St
Sydney

Tickets and Information

IPAA Queensland logo

2019 Irene Longman Oration

Democracy Under Threat: How Public Services Can Help Maintain Faith in Democratic Governance

An oration by Professor Peter Shergold AC

9 December 2019
6.00 pm – 8.00 pm

Level 41, 1 William St
Brisbane

Tickets and Information

To see more events

IPAA South Australia logo

Negotiation Plus

6 December 2019
9.00 am – 12.30 pm

IPAA South Australia
Level 16, 12 Pirie St
Adelaide

More information

IPAA Western Australia logo

Writing with Style

The Power of Plain English

10 December 2019
9.00 am – 12.30 pm

Perth CBD

More information

IPAA South Australia logo

Understanding the Cabinet Submission Process

11 December 2019
9.00 am – 4.30 pm

IPAA South Australia
Level 16, 12 Pirie St
Adelaide

More information

For even more opportunities

Redefining the Possible: the 2019 Williams Oration

Redefining the Possible: the 2019 Williams Oration

The Williams Oration recognises the extraordinary contribution of Ms Helen Williams AC to public administration in Australia. The 2019 Williams Oration was delivered by Dr Megan Clark AC, Head of the Australian Space Agency, who took the opportunity ‘to go behind the curtain’ and share the thinking behind Australia’s first space agency which commenced operations in July 2018.

“A really most remarkable career”: Duncan Lewis AO DSC CSC

“A really most remarkable career”: Duncan Lewis AO DSC CSC

On a bright spring day in early September, Secretary of The Treasury and new IPAA ACT President Dr Stephen Kennedy thanked Duncan Lewis AO DSC CSC, the outgoing Director-General of the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation, for what he described as a “truly remarkable speech”.

Looking for more posts?

BECOME AN
IPAA MEMBER

Join an IPAA division now and access professional benefits, networking opportunities, and news specific to your public sector.

ACCESS
IPAA’S JOURNAL

The Australian Journal of Public Administration is the journal of record on public administration, public management and public policy in Australia. It encourages research, reflection and commentary across a range of public sector settings.

KEEP IN TOUCH
WITH YOUR IPAA

We would love to hear from you! Please fill out this form and we will get in touch with you shortly.