Upcoming Industry Conferences and Events for Professionals
Deakin University Enviro Seminar: Living in a Tiny House: The Benefits for Society, Environment and You!
- Monday 27 March, Deakin University, Burwood
Professor Trevor Day, Executive Dean, Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment; Professor Chris Austin, Head of School of Life and Environmental Sciences; and Dr Kelly Miller, Environmental Science Course Director, invite you to our upcoming seminar 'Living in a Tiny House: the benefits for society, environment and you!' with guest speaker Darren Hughes.
- Sydney, 23 March; Melbourne, 4 April ; Auckland, 7 April 2017
ACTS has teamed up with representatives from Harvard University’s Center for Health and the Global Environment to invite you to the Leadership in Sustainability Summit: Positioning Sustainability as an Innovation Driver.
This one-day recurring summit, taking place in three major cities, will help refresh our individual and collective leadership vision, energy and impact in ways that are best attuned to the times.
- 16-18th of May, 2017 - International Convention Centre
Building on the success of 2016, Ozwater’17 will use enhanced technological insights to drive the most exciting program yet. With a new Innovation Stream and enhanced exhibitor interactions, Ozwater’17 will again attract a dynamic and diverse audience, from professionals working across industries relating to water, decision and policy makers through to students, scientists and researchers.
- 16 - 19 May 2017 - Newcastle Exhibition and Convention Centre (NEX)
The FMA Conference has been held annually for over 50 years and is the most respected flood risk management event held in Australia. The conference will mark the tenth anniversary of the "Pasha Bulker" storm, and extensive flooding which occurred in Newcastle and the Hunter Valley. The conference will feature improvements to flood risk management since 2007, inspections of the Hunter Valley Flood Mitigation Scheme and the Newcastle Flash Flood Alert Service, which is the first of its kind in New South Wales.
- 4th - 5th April 2017, Intercontinental Double Bay, Sydney
This year's Research Facilities Design and Development (RFDD) event draws upon the fundamentals of designing new research facilities, retro fitting existing buildings and managing facilities to optimize research while maintaining operational costs. This event will focus on addressing the importance incorporating inter-disciplinary collaboration when designing, developing and maintaining flexible multi purpose facilities.
- 4th - 5th April 2017, Intercontinental Double Bay, Sydney
After a successful launch in 2016, Research Innovation is now in its second year. The event has been developed as a meeting place to bring together Universities, Industry and Government stakeholders to discuss a game plan to build research commercialisation, collaboration and engagement, to grow productivity and unlock new opportunities in a changing economy.
LIME Connection VII - The Future of Indigenous Health Education: Leadership, Collaboration, Curriculum
- 4 -7 April 2017 | Melbourne, Australia
The seventh biennial Leaders in Indigenous Medical Education (LIME) Network LIME Connection will be held in Melbourne, Australia in 2017.
The event will be co-hosted by Deakin University, Monash University and the University of Melbourne.
The conference will encourage strengths based presentations relating to Indigenous health teaching and learning, curriculum development and research; community engagement; and the recruitment and graduation of Indigenous students in the health professions.
- April 10-April 12, 2014 - University of Bath UK
The programme of UK-YWP intends to develop and solidify a much-needed network of opportunities, ideas, skills and best practices by delivering tools for cross-field engagement and career development for water professionals.
- 30 Oct - 3 Nov 2017
By 2050, 9 billion people are expected to inhabit the planet. Water scarcity on the one hand, and flood-proof cites on the other will become our main challenges. Amsterdam International Water Week 2017 presents a new approach that tackles these challenges head on
- April 26-28, Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney
The Annual Business Schools Forum 2017 brings together professionals and academics from the leading institutions across Australia and New Zealand, and serves as a platform to share the challenges, strategies and approaches associated with an internationally recognised business school. This Forum will provide participants with the opportunity to not only hear from, but network with, the leading individuals from some of the best business schools in the region
- May 15-18, Primus Hotel Sydney
The 2nd Annual Women in Insurance Leadership Summit 2017 is the ultimate opportunity for aspiring, emerging and existing leaders in the insurance industry who are passionate about developing their leadership style in order to ensure that the most capable leaders are at the top of the organisation. With speakers sharing their experiences and experts providing take-away leadership strategies, this event will not only empower ambitious women to succeed in the competitive insurance industry, but give them the skills required to enhance an organisation’s productivity and evolution into 2020.
- April 18-21, Boat House by the Lake, Canberra
Liquid Learning is delighted to present the Public Sector Digital Transformation Officers’ Summit 2017, bringing together leading IT specialists, cyber security experts and digital transformation officers to discuss how they have integrated digital into their department, how interdepartmental collaboration can enhance the user experience and how to keep the customers information safe.
- May 15-18, Novotel Darling Harbour, Sydney
The Women in Rail, Roads and Transport Infrastructure Leadership Summit 2017 brings together a variety of senior leaders to share their inspirational leadership journeys, practical advice and insights. A variety of inspirational case studies, practical expert commentaries and two interactive panels will give attendees the confidence and skill set to advance their performance and career potential. There will be opportunities to network and learn from executives in an interactive forum that is designed to equip participants with strategies and inspiration to successfully blossom into the leader of tomorrow.
- April 18-21, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Due to popular demand, the 7th Public Sector Women in Leadership Victoria Summit 2017 brings together a variety of leaders in the Victorian Public Sector who will share their inspirational journeys, practical advice and insights. Aspiring female leaders will gain valuable insights and advice through interactive workshops, case studies, expert commentary sessions and an interactive panel discussion. Discover strategies and skill-sets to navigate complex challenges, drive successful change, and achieve career excellence in the Public Sector.
- April 19-21, Primus Hotel Sydney
Liquid Learning is proud to welcome back the annual Women in Sales Leadership Summit for 2017. Our exceptional program of field-leading speakers will equip high-performing women in sales with an essential set of skills to step up into sales leadership. Attendees will hear uplifting and inspiring personal experiences from successful women leaders in this exciting and competitive space.
- April 4-7, Pullman Sydney Hyde Park
The 7th Public Sector Women in Leadership NSW Summit 2017 will provide attendees with the opportunity to develop their skill set and learn valuable strategies to stand strong in the face of some of work’s extraordinary challenges. Our inspirational speakers will discuss the pinnacle moments that have defined their leadership, and provide insight on a positive visions of success for the future. They will inspire you and provide sound advice on how to deal with the challenges, but also the fantastic opportunities that accompany Public Sector leadership
- April 10-13, Adelaide Convention Centre
Despite initiatives implemented to drive increased representation at executive levels, women still only occupy 37% of these senior roles. This essential professional development event goes beyond the diversity statistics, and encourages leaders to take charge of their careers and sieze opportunities to grow, be inspired, and form potentially career-defining professional relationships.
Liquid Learning is proud to host The 3rd Annual SA & NT Public Sector Women in Leadership Summit 2017. This outstanding event will provide aspiring women leaders with the opportunity for personal and professional development, featuring valuable insights and advice from senior female leaders.
- April 3-7, Novotel Canberra
With technological developments becoming a societal norm, professionals in the communications space must prepare themselves with the necessary tools and skill sets to remain ahead of advancements and place an innovative foot forward. In order to navigate the complexities of such a changing environment while still managing to provide value to one’s organisation, it is essential to form a resilient communication strategy that will adhere to public sector requirements and regulations.
- April 18-21, Novotel Melbourne
The role of governance, risk and compliance professionals is changing and evolving all the time. Sometimes, this key professional discipline can be misunderstood within an organisation, so it is essential that the GRC professional has a solid understanding of all the business operations in order to clearly articulate their value to stakeholders. Leaders in this context require a strategic mindset and well-balanced set of technical and people skills and knowledge. In order to take the next step in your career, it is vital to develop a robust leadership skill set in addition to a solid technical foundation in risk, governance and compliance.
- April 18-21 2017, Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne
The high-pressure and ever changing nature of work within the Emergency Services, Enforcement and Defence sectors require a unique blend of responsive and proactive leadership skills, coupled with an awareness of how to deal with challenging situations whilst ensuring the safety and well-being of your team. Across most organisations within this sector, women are still considerably underrepresented at senior levels of leadership. While there has been some progression in recent years, a diverse array of hurdles still exist and make it challenging for women to access and maintain senior level leadership positions.
- May 17-18, Sydney
Local councils are undergoing rapid and drastic changes due to government legislation, digital disruption and online mobility. Communities’ expectations are changing and digitality is becoming ingrained in daily practice. As councils look for solutions to increase efficiency and productivity internally and with their communities, innovation calls.
- 3rd - 5th May 2017 - Sir Stamford at Circular Quay, Sydney
With 2.3 billion active social media users and 96% of undergraduate students on Facebook, the most powerful tool for current and prospective student engagement is at your fingertips. Using social media effectively will expand your market scope, increase your student recruitment and drive engagement.
- 4th - 6th April 2017 - Novotel Darling Harbour, Sydney
The benefits of a diverse and inclusive workplace are many. Organisations that have successfully accomplished this have seen an increased return on investment, productivity, employee engagement, broader talent pool, problem solving and greater business outcomes.
- 2017 Melbourne Australia
The World Congress on Public Health (WCPH) is held every 2-4 years by the World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA) and it attracts between 2,000-4,000 delegates.
The Congress serves as an international forum for the exchange of knowledge and experiences on key public health issues, contributing towards protecting and promoting public health at a national and global level.