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IPAA delivers a variety of events for its members and those interested in the public sector.

With government restrictions on public gatherings in place to reduce the impact of coronavirus, IPAA is now delivering events online.

Here is a taste of what’s on offer.

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Future of Work Forum

A Live Online Event

While successive waves of investment in digital transformation have focused on improving the transactional functions and activities of government, they have not yet embraced the bigger challenge — the need for governing and government to rethink a new ‘theory of the business’.

This forum will build your knowledge of the progress we are making in NSW and share the lessons being learnt and practical insights you can apply in your own contexts.

28 May 2020
12.00 pm – 1.00 pm (AEST)

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National Reconciliation Week

Free Online Webinar

Join members of the IPAA Victoria Aboriginal Advisory Committee for a discussion reflecting upon our shared history, steps towards reconciliation, challenges, and the way forward.

National Reconciliation Week is a time for all Australians to learn about our shared histories, cultures, and achievements, and to explore how each of us can contribute to achieving reconciliation in Australia.

29 May 2020
12.30 pm – 1.30 pm (AEST)

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'On the Couch' with Chris Sarra

A Free Live Streamed Event

Dr Chris Sarra, Director-General of Queensland’s Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships, will be IPAA Queensland’s guest in conversation.

Chris will speak on his distinguished career, dedicated to influencing policy reform in education and beyond, and how each of us can continue on our reconciliation journeys.

2 June 2020
12.30 pm – 1.30 pm (AEST)

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Supporting NSW During COVID-19

A Live Online Event

Tim Reardon, Secretary, Department of Premier and Cabinet, will discuss the NSW Public Sector’s extraordinary response to COVID-19 with Kathrina Lo, Commissioner, Public Service Commission.

During this conversation they will share examples of the ways the public sector is supporting the citizens of NSW as well as  looking at the impact that COVID-19 will have in shaping future economic, health and social opportunities and challenges across NSW.

2 June 2020
1.15 pm – 2.30 pm (AEST)

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Managing a Crisis and Planning for Recovery and Restoration

Webinar

Former Victoria Police Chief Commissioner, Dr Christine Nixon APM, will examine key lessons when managing an initial crisis response and explore an ongoing crisis management response — planning for and moving into recovery and restoraion.

3 June 2020
2.00 pm – 3.30 pm (AEST)

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Virtual on the Couch with Lois Boswell

Lois Boswell — Acting Chief Executive, Department of Human Services — will be IPAA South Australia’s guest in conversation, sharing her insights on the South Australian public sector with a focus on the current situation with COVID-19, as well as the leadership models and mantras she finds helpful.

IPAA South Australia invites its members and the wider South Australian public sector to submit questions for Lois by 26 May 2020 via the IPAA SA website.

A pre-recorded video of Lois Boswell in conversation will be released on 3 June 2020.

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Delivering Better Results in Government

A Free Webinar

Join facilitators Leigh Sandals, CEO and John Tully, Principal, from Delivery Associates, and discover how Deliverology® helps governments to deliver better results and how it can strengthen the support you and your team provide to users of government services.

4 June 2020
4.00 pm –
5.00 pm (AEST)

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COVID-19 Mental Wellbeing — Interview Series

Dr John Brayley — South Australia’s Chief Psychiatrist — will be interviewed by Erma Ranieri, Commissioner for Public Sector Employment, on the mental health impact of COVID-19, on working from home and his latest research.

IPAA South Australia invites its members and the wider South Australian public sector to submit questions for John by 1 June 2020 via the IPAA SA website.

A pre-recorded video of Dr John Brayley in conversation will be released on 5 June 2020.

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Virtual On the Couch with Caroline Mealor

Caroline Mealor — Chief Executive, Attorney-General’s Department — will be IPAA South Australia’s guest in conversation, focusing on the current challenges with COVID-19. She will also share her thoughts on leadership frameworks, models and helpful mantras during these times.

IPAA South Australia invites its members and the wider South Australian public sector to submit questions for Caroline by 4 June 2020 via the IPAA SA website.

A pre-recorded video of Caroline Mealor in conversation will be released on 9 June 2020.

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Post COVID-19 Government with William Eggers

A Live Online Event

William Eggers, Executive Director, Deliotte Center for Govenment Insights, will examine ten orthodoxies being challenged by the pandemic, and how flipping them could lead to successful post-pandemic operating models.

This webinar will explore case studies and examples from across the globe, including the US, UK, Canada and Europe, and will conclude with a live Q&A session.

10 June 2020
9.00 am – 10.00 am (AEST)

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Working Across Sectors

A Free Online Event

Two highly regarded leaders, Dr Stephanie Fahey, CEO, Austrade and Dave Peffer, Deputy CEO Canberra Health Services, ACT Government, will discuss what they have learnt working across the public and private sectors, and how they have applied the lessons learnt to their leadership styles.

This Future Leaders Series ‘on the couch’ event will be hosted by IPAA ACT Committee Chair, Holy Noble, and facilitated by IPAA ACT Future Leaders Committee Member, Deanne Allan.

10 June 2020
9.00 am –
10.00 am (AEST)

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Virtual On the Couch with Dr Chris McGowan

Dr Chris McGowan — Chief Executive, Department for Health and Wellbeing — will be IPAA South Australia’s guest in conversation, focusing on the current challenges with COVID-19. He will also share her thoughts on leadership frameworks, models and helpful mantras during these times.

IPAA South Australia invites its members and the wider South Australian public sector to submit questions for Chris by 9 June 2020 via the IPAA SA website.

A pre-recorded video of Dr Chris McGowan in conversation will be released on 12 June 2020.

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Treasurer's Address to the Public Sector

The Hon Rob Lucas MLC, Treasurer of South Australia, will explore what the release of a Roadmap for easing COVID-19 restrictions means for restoring the economy and other economic implications as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

He will be joined in conversation by Erma Ranieri, Commissioner for Public Sector Employment, and respond to questions received from the South Australian public sector.

IPAA South Australia invites its members and the wider South Australian public sector to submit questions for the Treasurer by 16 June 2020 via the IPAA SA website.

A pre-recorded video of the Hon Rob Lucas MLC in conversation will be released on 25 June 2020.

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IPAAeX National Conference

Reinventing Service

A conference filled with inspiring TED-style presentations, thought provoking conversations, and an interactive IPAAeX hub where conference delegates can meet the speakers.

20 October 2020
8.30 am – 4.15 pm

Riverside Theatres
Parramatta, Sydney

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IPAA ACT 2020 Conference

Delivering for all Australians | The Evolving Public Service

29 October 2020
9.00 am –
5.00 pm

Hotel Realm
Canberra

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