Program

Monday 1 May 2017, 8.15am-5.00pm

Hyatt Regency, 161 Sussex Street, Sydney

TIMESESSION

8.15am – 9.50am
Opening comments & Keynote 1


Gender equality and workplace diversity
Elizabeth Broderick AO, Former Sex Discrimination Commissioner
9.50am – 10.10am Morning tea
10.10am – 11.05am
Keynote 2
Game changer
Dr Susan Alberti AC, Chair, Susan Alberti Medical Research Foundation; Retired Vice President, AFL Western Bulldogs Football Club; philanthropist
11.10am – 12.00pm
Concurrent sessions 1
1a: Inclusion by design
Gina de George, Head of Diversity & Inclusion, Lendlease
Natalie Slessor. General Manager of Workplace and Change, Lendlease

1b: Engaging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander talent
Elizabeth Griffin FAHRI. Head of Inclusion & Diversity, Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA)
Adam Davids, Learning and Development Director, CareerTrackers
Richard Griffiths, General Manager Workforce Relations & Strategy, NSW Police Force
Jill Hannaford, Technical Service Leader, Australia Principal, Stakeholder Engagement and Social Sustainability, GHD
12.05pm – 1.05pm
Concurrent sessions 2
2a: Inclusive leadership − Driving the system of change
Susan Price, Global Head, People and Organisation, PwC (Facilitator)
Jane Hill, Talent and Change Director, Lion
Abbie Wright MAHRI,‎ Diversity & Inclusion Manager, Aurecon

2b: Exploring the potential of our ageing workforce
The Hon Dr Kay Patterson AO, Age Discrimination Commissioner,
Australian Human Rights Commission
1.05pm – 1.45pm Lunch
1.45pm – 2.45pm
Keynote 3
Lessons from Walgreens: A roadmap to creating an inclusive workplace
Kevin Figueiredo, General Manager, Group Safety, Health and Wellbeing, Woolworths
2.50pm – 3.50pm
Concurrent sessions 3

3a: Should CEOs (and other executives) lead the public debate on diversity and inclusion?
Rhonda Brighton-Hall FCPHR, Board Director, AHRI (Moderator)
Dr Jacqui Abbott CPHR, Jacqui Abbott Consulting
Sonja Braidner CAHRI, Diversity and Inclusion lead, Fire and Rescue NSW
Fiona Krautil CPHR, Principal, Diversity Knowhow
Chris Lamb FCPHR, Director Human Resources and Global Head Of Inclusion & Diversity, Lendlease
Richard Oliver FAHRI, First Assistant Secretary People Services, Department of Defence
Susan Price CAHRI, Global Head, People and Organisation, PwC

3b: Building a better working world with LGBTI inclusion
Heather Geary, Oceania Diversity & Inclusiveness Leader, Talent, Ernst & Young Australia

3.50pm – 4.05pm Afternoon tea
4.05pm – 5.00pm
Keynote 4
Building an inclusive culture – the power of storytelling
Elizabeth Griffin FAHRI. Head of Inclusion & Diversity, Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA)