With the Whole of Government IT portfolio gradually shifting from Department of Finance to the Digital Transformation Agency, attention is focused on future strategy for the Public Sector. One of the core projects for the DTA will be centred around cloud services and increasing adoption across Agencies.


The recognition of cultural diversity playing an integral role in both an organisation and community’s success is at an all-time high. For Indigenous women, the opportunity to unleash their leadership capability and reach their career goals is greater than ever. The 6th Indigenous Women’s Leadership Summit 2017 is the leading platform for women to come together to share advice, key challenges and inspiring stories. This is a chance to hear from some of the country’s most accomplished Indigenous leaders. The two-day Summit will be a mix of case studies, expert commentaries and panel discussions designed to illustrate the challenges and opportunities commonly facing Indigenous women. This event is the ideal opportunity for Indigenous women to develop the necessary skills to position themselves for both career and community success.


Communications and PR have always been integral to business success, with the ever growing presence of technology and digitised strategy, the need for smart and dynamic leadership has never been greater. In an environment of unprecedented disruption and innovation, agile leadership is needed to survive and thrive. The 5th Women in Communications & PR Leadership Summit 2017 will delve into the hybrid nature of communication leadership, with speakers providing inspiring stories of leading, paired with technical leaders who are riding the wave of innovation and redefining the function of communications and PR. Whether you’re a seasoned leader or taking your first steps into leadership, this year’s summit will provide the insights you need to drive even greater success.


As we launch into the Asian Century, there is still a clear under representation of Asian Australian professionals at executive leadership levels. The 2nd Annual Asian Australian Leadership Summit is Australia’s only dedicated professional development event specifically designed to develop Asian Australian leaders. Through anecdotal case studies from inspiring Asian Australian leaders and expert advice from diversity and cross-cultural specialists, this event will equip Asian Australian leaders with the tools they need to overcome the barriers on the path to leadership.


The 21st Women in Leadership Summit 2017 is the paramount opportunity for you to be inspired by the most successful leaders across Australia and become a more confident and effective leader. Reflecting on advice, guidance and experiential how-to-lessons, you will develop your authentic leadership skill-set and be prepared for the challenges that come with advancing in today’s competitive executive landscape. This event is the opportunity to network with other ambitious, emerging leaders, refine your plan for progression and gain the skills necessary to excel as an executive leader.


Liquid Learning is proud to present the inaugural APS 5 & 6 EmergingLeaders Forum 2017. A new event designed specifically to inspire and educate APS 5 & 6 level officers who aspire to progress into leadership roles. It provides insights from seasoned leaders who have ‘walked in their shoes’ and successfully navigated their way through this evolving sector. This two day conference will tackle what makes a great leader in the Public Sector, how to highlight potential leadership calibre while functioning in a non-leadership role and provide tangible takeaways to prepare for the step up into leadership. The sector is looking for new leaders across all levels. It’s time to step up.


The 11th National Public Sector Executive Assistant Conference 2017 is an essential professional development program, exploring some of the complexities of the role and the challenges faced by Executive Support professionals today. This event will provide an open forum to discuss and develop skills to adapt to change, refine communication skills and manage difficulties in the workplace. The event will feature inspirational presentations from some of the Public Sector’s most influential Executive Support professionals. This is supported by interactive expert commentary sessions and workshop sessions that will provide practical approaches and tools designed to empower, motivate maximise effectiveness in the role.


As the premier learning and networking event, The 9th National Public Sector Women in Leadership Summit 2017 brings together a variety of leaders to share their inspirational journeys, practical advice and insights. We are proud to present a speaker line-up showcasing the Australian Public Sector’s diversity of thought, experience, gender and culture. Aspiring female leaders will gain valuable insights and advice through interactive workshops, case studies, expert commentary sessions and two interactive panel discussions. Discover strategies and skill-sets to navigate complex challenges, drive successful change, and achieve career excellence in the Public Sector.


Liquid Learning is proud to present The 10th National Policy Officers’ Conference 2017. Specifically designed for Policy Officers, Analysts and professionals working in related policy management and evaluation roles to explore the future of policy development and provide the practical advice and skills necessary to become more effective and successful in policy roles.


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