Public Sector HR Conference

TUESDAY 28 AUGUST 8.50AM – 4.30PM

This conference features high profile public sector leaders and HR practitioners who will talk about topical HR issues pertinent to the public sector.

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TimeSession
8.50AM - 10.00AM
OPENING COMMENTS AND SESSION 1
Leadership – vision into reality
Sir Bob Parker KNZM,  Former Christchurch City Mayor during the 2010/11 earthquakes
10.00AM - 10.30AM MORNING TEA
10.30AM - 11.20AM
SESSION 2
How should HR assist broader public sector challenges?
Caroline Walsh, Group Manager of Strategic Projects Group, Australian Public Service Commission
Emma Hogan CAHRI, NSW Public Service Commissioner
Paul Grimes, Victorian Public Sector Commissioner 
11.25AM - 12.35PM
SESSION 3
The future of work
Rhonda Brighton-Hall FCPHR, Chief Executive Officer and Founder mwah 
Innovation, growth and jobs of the future
Kerri Hartland, Secretary, Department of Jobs and Small Business
12.35PM - 1.20PMLUNCH
1.20PM - 2.20PM
SESSION 4

Workplace ethics – more than a code of conduct
Paula Goodwin FCPHR, First Assistant Secretary (Chief Operating Officer), Department of the Environment and Energy
Peter Collins, Director, Centre for Ethical Leadership
Justine Greig, Deputy Secretary Defence People

2.25PM - 3.25PM
SESSION 5
Workforce design in the public and private sectors
Julie West, Principal, Workplace Research Associates Pty Ltd
Chris Lamb FCPHR, Global Head of Organisational Development, Lendlease 
3.25PM - 3.35PMAFTERNOON TEA
3.35PM - 4.30PM
SESSION 6
Investing in the future: The ATO and HR certification
Jacqui Curtis FAHRI, Chief Operating Officer, Australian Taxation Office
Kelly Nestor, Broadcast presenter, producer, trainer, Kelly Nestor Pty Ltd

5.00PM - 6.30PM
MAIN PROGRAM OFFICIAL OPENING AND KEYNOTE 1

Bright sparks: The future of innovation
Gihan Perera, Futurist 
6.30PM - 8.30PMWelcome reception and exhibition launch

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