Conferences in Australia

3rd Annual Reducing Avoidable Pressure Injuries

Date: 08-Sep-14 to 09-Sep-14
Location: Melbourne / Australia
The first-ever national conference to look solely at the prevention of pressure injuries in Australia. A comprehensive case study led program covering:Meeting Standard 8, Our ExperiencePressure Injury Prevention During the Surgical Patient JourneyPressure Injury Risk Assessment in Intensive CareBest Practice Guidelines for Pressure Injury Prevention in the Adult Intensive Care PatientThe Prevention of Pressure Injuries in People with Spinal Cord InjuriesPressure Weights For No; One-Educating Patients and FamiliesThe Implementation of a Hospital Wide Wound Care ProgramResponding to the Challenges Created by the Different Shapes of the ObeseTranslating Research into Clinical Practice ChangeWith key contributions from:Sutherland Hospital - St VincentsHealth Network - Australian ...

5th Annual Correctional Services Healthcare Summit 2014

Date: 10-Sep-14 to 11-Sep-14
Location: Melbourne / Australia
The 2014 Australian Community Workers Association (ACWA) conference will take place on 10th-11th September 2014 in the spectacular setting of the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne. Bringing together a faculty of prominent industry experts, the event will provide timely and in-depth insights for community work practitioners and their companies into the fields of organisational, community and professional development. Reflecting the theme of 'Many occupations, one profession', the event will not only enhance the knowledge and skills-base of community workers, but will also bring together the whole sector for knowledge-exchange and network-building. Alongside a powerful keynote session, the event will also feature the option to choose between two streams of content for a more personalised ...

Intergovernmental Relations

Date: 16-Sep-14 to 17-Sep-14
Location: Canberra / Australia
Preparing for the changes ahead 2014 has already seen significant changes in the area of intergovernmental relations (funding decreased to the states, the abolition of the COAG Reform Council…) And changes look set to continue with the upcoming White Paper’s on Federalism and Taxation. This conference is your one-stop-shop for an update on reform and an explanation of what this will mean on a practical level; for you and your role. You will learn: Where the White Paper on Federalism is up to What changes (and potential changes) will mean on a practical level How we can operate most effectively in the new era How we can measure performance and ensure positive outcomes for citizens URL: Booking: http://atnd.it/12568-1 Price: Standard: 2899 Time: 08:30 - 17:15

Preventing and Controlling Infection

Date: 17-Sep-14 to 18-Sep-14
Location: Sydney / Australia
Complying with Standard 3 There are around 200,000 healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) in Australian acute healthcare facilities each year. This makes HAIs the most common complication affecting patients in hospital. Apart from causing unnecessary pain and suffering for patients, these adverse events prolong hospital stays and are costly to the health system. Is your organisation complying with Standard 3? This conference will provide solutions for healthcare organisations to successfully meet the requirements of Standard 3. It will address practical, clinical strategies to aid the prevention of acute healthcare associated infections. This conference will address how to: Strengthen accountability at all levels Utilise new technology to aid infection Build awareness through ...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Housing

Date: 23-Sep-14 to 24-Sep-14
Location: Australia
Strengthening affordable housing in remote and regional communities. The rate of homelessness for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people is currently four times that of non-Indigenous Australians. Indigenous households are also ten times more likely to be living in overcrowded conditions compared to non-Indigenous households. Are you struggling to deliver affordable Indigenous housing solutions? This conference will focus on how both housing providers and government departments can better deliver and manage Indigenous housing solutions in regional and remote communities. This conference will address how to: Manage maintenance costs Improve tenancy compliance Increase access to affordable housing options Strengthen accountability at all levels Time: 8:00 am - 5:...

Business Improvement in Universities

Date: 24-Sep-14 to 25-Sep-14
Location: Melbourne / Australia
Transforming back-of-house functions to maximise efficiency gains With Universities subject to reduced government funding, at a time when federal government is driving a more competitive market, Universities are being forced to 'do more with less'. Significant changes need to be made, now, more than ever. Universities are restructuring and streamlining processes. The program focuses on process improvement, service improvement and change management in order to increase efficiency and improve service delivery. Leading Universities will demonstrate how to improve business processes, optimise resources and streamline working to meet high standards of quality. Attend and hear insights on: • Implementing new strategies to achieve transformational change • Critical needs analysis to ...

Data as a Strategic Asset

Date: 24-Sep-14 to 25-Sep-14
Location: Canberra / Australia
How to maximise the potential of data in the public sector In light of the recent National Commission of Audit and Federal Budget priorities around driving efficiency and productivity improvements across all areas of Commonwealth, data analytics has been highlighted as key priority for the Abbott Government. The name of the game now is to move from a risk adverse government culture, where data analytics is minimal, to one that is strategic, data driven and commercially focused. This conference will look at data as a strategic asset and will shine a light on how Government can transform its strategy to maximise data potential and ultimately deliver better service outcomes whilst saving valuable dollars. Attend and discover: How open data can transform government service How data ...

The 8th National EA and PA Convention

Date: 01-Oct-14 to 02-Oct-14
Location: Sydney / Australia
The essential skills to strategically accelerate your professional growth. The demanding role of executive and personal assistants has rapidly changed over recent years, now requiring a much broader skill-set to handle increased responsibilities and tasks. The need to develop the necessary business management skills to excel in your role and set yourself apart has never been more important. This event will help you optimise your value by providing you with the essential skills to strategically accelerate your professional growth. Step away from our 8th National EA and PA Convention with transferable business skills feeling empowered, motivated and inspired! • Step-up and play a strategic role in your organisation • Enhance performance through emotional intelligence • ...

The 24th Annual Credit Law Conference

Date: 01-Oct-14 to 03-Oct-14
Location: Brisbane / Australia
The 2013 Credit Law Conference took place on 24th October 2013 exploring key insights from the regulators; thought-provoking sessions from industry leaders; and updates on all the regulatory changes impacting the sector. URLs: Booking: http://atnd.it/8126-1 Price: Two and half day conference (1-3 October 2014): $ 2414.50 AUD End Time: 9 am to 5 pm Category: Conferences | Business & Economics | Finance

Vitality

Date: 10-Oct-14 to 12-Oct-14
Location: Sydney / Australia
The Vitality Show will be a mecca for all things Health, Beauty and Wellness related. Included in the show will be a Holistic Therapy and Massage Zone, Teen Zone and a Health Awareness and Education Zone. Time: On Friday October 10, 2014 at 12:00 pm and ends Sunday October 12, 2014 at 5:00 pm