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National Local Government HR Conference - November 2013 Gold Coast

Targeted at practitioners at all levels including CEOs, HR professionals, safety professionals, personnel and payroll staff as well as learning and development professionals this unique HR conference was designed by Local Government practitioners for Local Government practitioners, and by your Local Government Associations for their member councils.  Full program

Conference Presentations

Day 1

HR Transformation in an Ever-changing Environment
Mr Trent Pawsey, Head of Organisational Change Management – National Australia Bank

Sponsor Presentation - Telstra
Russell Paten, Senior Business Development Specialist – Local Government

Day 2

Building a WHS Business Case
Mr Wayne Patterson – Safety Concepts

Executive Teams
Mr Edwin Trevor-Roberts – Trevor-Roberts Associates

Productivity Through Innovation
Mr Craig Nicholls – WRS Centre

Managing an Ageing Workforce #1
Mr Narayan Van de Graaff, Managing Director - Advanced HR Solutions
Managing an Ageing Workforce #2
Mr John Hildred, Head of Client Relationships - Local Government Super

Employment Law Trends
Ms Lindy Richardson – Maddocks Lawyers

HR in 3 Conversations
Mr Mark Shaw, CEO – NEOS HR
HR in 3 Conversations
Mike Ellis, People and Culture Manager, Logan City Council

Building an Effective Business Writing Culture – a Warringah Council (NSW) Case Study
Myles Ward-Thornton

Workforce Challenges in Rural, Remote and Indigenous Councils
Facilitated breakout session

Day 3

Latest Topics and Research Findings Relevant to the Workforce
Ms Melissa Gibbs, Deputy Director – ACELG

Around the States
Mr Andrew Haste - Director Member Services Local Government Association of South Australia