Conference Program

9:00AM - 9:15AM

Conference opening with Sarah Moran, CEO, Girl Geek Academy and Dr Steven Kennedy PSM, Secretary, The Treasury and IPAA ACT President

9:15AM - 9:55AM

Keynote address from Andrew Penn, CEO, Telstra, followed by a discussion with Dr Steven Kennedy PSM, Secretary, The Treasury and IPAA ACT President.

9:55AM - 10:20AM

Emma Hogan, NSW Secretary of Customer Service, followed by a discussion with Professor Mark Evans, Director Democracy 2025, MoAD

10:20AM - 10:50AM

Martin Hoffman, CEO, National Disability Insurance Scheme, followed by a discussion with Professor Mark Evans, Director Democracy 2025, MoAD

10:50AM - 11:15AM

MORNING TEA

Spotlight presentation with Frances Crimmins, CEO, YWCA Canberra

11:30AM - 12:30PM

Panel with Amanda Cattermole, Interim CEO, Services Australia, Romlie Mokak, Indigenous Policy Evaluation Commissioner, Productivity Commission, facilitated by Katherine Jones PSM, Deputy Secretary, Department of Finance

12:30PM - 12:45PM

Spotlight presentation with Sarah Hopkins, Chair, JustReinvest NSW

12:45PM - 1:30PM

LUNCH

1:30PM - 2:30PM

Panel discussion with Malie Carnegie, ANZ Group Executive, Digital & Australia Transformation and Peter Woolcott AO, Australian Public Service Commissioner, facilitated by Prof Helen Dickinson, Director, Public Service Research Group, School of Business UNSW

2:30PM - 2:40PM

Spotlight presentation with Mark Kenny, Senior Fellow, Australian Studies Institute

2:40PM - 3:00PM

AFTERNOON TEA

3:00PM - 4:00PM

Keynote presentation from Andrew Colvin APM OAM followed by a discussion with Ellen Derrick, National Leader, Public Sector & Public Policy, Deloitte. Closing remarks provided by Philip Gaetjens, Secretary, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

4:00PM - 5:00PM

NETWORKING

THEME ONE: CITIZEN FOCUSED GOVERNMENT

Ensuring the needs and expectations of Australians are at the heart of the public service through policy, programs and delivery.

Working to implement and deliver better services to citizens.

Sharing approaches and insights into service transformation, including leadership and meeting the challenges.  

THEME TWO: ACHIEVING RESULTS TOGETHER

Collaborating across portfolios, levels of government and with external partners to address complex delivery challenges.

11:15AM - 11:30AM

THEME THREEE: BUILDING OUR CAPABILITY

Practical steps that we can all embrace to build the capability and culture of the public sector across all levels.

Responsible and transformative leadership and rising to challenges.

CONFERENCE CLOSING

Drawing together the themes from the day.

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BARTON  ACT  2600

Phone: (02) 6154 9800

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