Main program

Monday 15 August – Wednesday 17 August


AHRI Public Sector HR Conference

Monday 15 August 

Duncan Wardle

Masterclass: Design thinking for innovation

Monday 15 August 

Liz Wiseman

Masterclass: Impact players - take the lead

Monday 15 August 

Networking & Social Events

Welcome Reception and Exhibition Launch

Monday 15 August – 6:30pm – 8:30pm Following the official opening and keynote, we invite you to attend our welcome reception and exhibition launch for an exclusive look at over 100 exhibitors showcasing the latest HR solutions. Network with other delegates, explore the exhibition and enjoy cocktail-style entertainment. The welcome reception is brought to you by 
Who can attend:

All paid ticket holders

Gala Dinner

Tuesday 16 August – 7:00pm – midnight

The highlight of the Convention’s social events, the gala dinner promises to bring a fun, social networking atmosphere as you dine over a three-course meal.

This year’s theme will be Disco Fever, which guests are welcome – and encouraged – to dress to.

The gala dinner is brought to you by 

Who can attend:

All multi-day ticket holders

Individual Gala Dinner tickets available ($200 per person)

Network Central

Monday 15 August – Wednesday 17 August

Located within the Exhibition hall, this is a centralised space for scheduled delegate meet ups, collaborative and reflective conversations and chance encounters.

Conversation Hub

Monday 15 August – Wednesday 17 August

The AHRI Conversation Hub, located within the Exhibition hall, provides a place for like-minded HR professionals to meet and discuss scheduled topics with other delegates and visitors.

This also includes interactive walls for you to share your ideas, problems and solutions. The Conversation Hub topic schedule will be uploaded soon.