Conferences in Australia

Annual Credit Law Conference

Date: 06-Oct-15 to 09-Oct-15
Location: Australia
The 2015 event will be held on the 7-9 October and will attract an audience of in-house counsels, compliance and risk managers from corporate organisations alongside senior partners from Australia's top law firms. CPD points are available to delegates. The 2014 event covered topics including: Sector Updates Electronic Conveyancing Privacy Reform The NCCP Act Anti-Money Laundering Fees and Penalties Financial Services Industry Governance Issues Consumer Update Consumer Finance Advertising

2015 Team Marbles Challenge

Date: 10-Oct-15 to 10-Oct-15
Location: Australia
The Team Marbles Challenge is being developed by the Inner City SUPER group to support the development of The Recovery Cave at the O’Brien Centre at St Vincents Hospital, Darlinghurst, NSW. Individuals are being encouraged to join a team and support the development of the 2015 Team Marbles Challenge. The 2014 event was held in Newcastle on 3rd December at Life Without Barriers starting at 2 pm. Draft rules for 2015 ICTMC Rules V0.1 060315 There are currently 4 people who are interested in developing  team : To like Team Orange on Facebook click here Captain Daryl Paul Holmes To like Team Green on Facebook click here Captain Bill Yan To like Team Red on Facebook click here Captain Lynda Hennessy To like Team Blue on Facebook ...

13th Australian Tunnelling Conference

Date: 12-Oct-15 to 14-Oct-15
Location: Australia
The 13th Australian Tunnelling Conference is set to be held on the 13-14 October 2015 at The Menzies Hotel, Sydney. This two day conference is supported by the Australasian Tunnelling Society (ATS) and brings together tunnelling leaders, engineers and industry experts to share best practice in tunnelling design, construction, safety and maintenance. The conference agenda focuses on updates from Australasia's current and future tunnelling projects, plus case studies from leading International projects and shares best practice and lessons learnt from those leading recent projects. Attracting 90+ delegates the two day program for Informa's 12th Australian Tunnelling Conference offered delegates updates from Australasia's most current tunnelling projects; including Sydney's North West Rail ...

Government Workforce Planning & Organisational Capability

Date: 14-Oct-15 to 15-Oct-15
Location: Australia
The Government Workforce Planning & Organisational Capability conference is a timely and valuable forum to understand and adopt best practice frameworks and strategies for aligning HR and people strategies to organisational objectives. The conference will help NSW agencies meet key aspects of the Government Sector Employment Act reform, and also assist other agencies and public sector organisations in commonwealth, state and local jurisdictions achieve transformative workforce management and employment change. Explore strategic & operational HR outcomes: * Improve workforce planning & capability frameworks * Senior executive leadership reform * Building a mobile, adaptive & flexible workforce * Recruitment and retention during transitions & change * Workforce ...

Ending Domestic & Family Violence

Date: 14-Oct-15 to 15-Oct-15
Location: Australia
We’ve made significant progress towards ending domestic violence in 2015. Family Violence Campaigner Rosie Batty has been named Australian of the Year, there’s a Senate Inquiry and a national Advisory Panel had been established...and that’s just at the national level. There’s been great progress made in individual States as well. With domestic and family violence at the top of the agenda, now is the time to come together and explore how we can take the next steps and move things to the next level. This conference has been designed with this in mind.

2nd Annual Northern Australia Defence Summit

Date: 14-Oct-15 to 16-Oct-15
Location: Australia
The north has proven to be an attractive and resourceful location for defence/industry with close links to the Asia Pacific, a strong economy, existing military presence & capabilities, and accessible land which together provide many opportunities for growth and development in the region. Now in its second year, the 2014 summit will have a theme and focus on ��_Building sustainable and productive Defence Industry in Northern Australia' and will examine major projects, joint initiatives, the 2015 defence white paper, opportunities, issues and challenges facing defence and industry. The event will hear from senior military officers, government officials, defence suppliers, think tanks, industry experts, associations/agencies, consultants and academics. Some of the key topics to be ...

CCF National Conference

Date: 13-Oct-15 to 17-Oct-15
Location: Melbourne / Australia
Further details on the program will be available shortly, the agenda this year will again look to tackle the key issues facing the civil contractor industry whilst providing organisations with insights into the areas that will drive their businesses forwards into the next year. Including: New developments in construction equipment and machine guidance Succession planning A look inside major civil construction projects Safety in construction An update on the economic and policy landscape in Australia

Outpatients: Accelerating Flow and Improving Service Integration

Date: 19-Oct-15 to 20-Oct-15
Location: Brisbane / Australia
Presenters at this seminar will showcase their innovations programs and share their knowledge on outpatient service improvement with 20 minute presentations on topics such as: 1. Reconciling demand and capacity to drive throughput and reduce wait lists • managing ratio and discharge strategies to generate capacity • contribution of activity based funding as a driver for improved service delivery • data collection as a tool for predicting future resource requirements 2. Improving referrals, referral management, bookings and scheduling etc (eg through centralised hubs etc) 3 . Successful pathways that cover the continuum of care from referral to discharge 4. Innovations in service and care integration (including acute, hospital avoidance, ...

Transitioning to an Integrated Health Service

Date: 20-Oct-15 to 21-Oct-15
Location: Australia
The number of people living with complex and chronic health conditions is increasing, which as a result is changing the nature of healthcare delivery. Integration across health providers is essential to ensure patients receive appropriate and efficient care. This conference will explore practical case studies that promote improved integration of health services to support patient centred care through sustainable collaboration. This conference will focus on: • Improving service planning to meet capacity and drive patient centred care • Building meaningful partnerships and driving collaboration between health providers • Utilising shared information and tools to improve patient outcomes Who Will Attend? Local Health Districts, Hospitals, Departments of Health and Primary ...

Designing & Delivering Mental Health Services within the NDIS

Date: 21-Oct-15 to 22-Oct-15
Location: Sydney / Australia
Prepare your service provider In the previous disability support system, people with disability were left skirting on the edge of society, as the Productivity Commission report (2011) stated “current disability support arrangements are inequitable, underfunded, fragmented and inefficient and give people with a disability little choice”. However, the reforms of the NDIS will empower the consumer, allowing them to choose the best services for themselves. The NDIS was rolled out in trial sites across Australia catering to people with physical disabilities, however mental health was a late addition, with roll-out across the country in July 2016, how have mental health providers fared in the trial sites? How will people with mental health be catered for?