Whats On

Event Date Where State Contact
ALGA National General Assembly 18-21 June 2017 National Convention Centre, Canberra ACT

The NGA represents a unique opportunity to connect with over 800 delegates from councils across Australia. The theme this year is ‘Building tomorrow’s communities’. Keynote speakers include journalist and commentator Laura Tingle. For more information visit: conferenceco.com.au/alga_nga/

ALGWA Networking Breakfast
19 June 2017

National Convention Centre, Canberra ACT Book now to secure your place at the Australian Local Government Women’s Association (ALGWA) annual breakfast as part of the ALGA NGA. Guest speaker this year is Virginia Haussegger AM, Director, 50/50 by 2030 Foundation, a new gender equality initiative at the University of Canberra. For more information and to book your place visit: trybooking.com/book/event?eid=265245
LGPro Women’s Professional Development Forum
22 June

Melbourne Park VIC The 2017 LGPro Women’s Professional Development Forum and Women’s Network Dinner provide fantastic professional development and networking opportunities for women in the Victorian local government sector. Keynote speakers are Tracks author Robyn Davidson and professional mentor Dr Louise Mahler. LGBTQI advocate and human rights lawyer Anna Brown will address delegates at the dinner.
National Local Government Infrastructure and Asset Management Conference 26-27 June 2017 The Angliss Conference Centre, Melbourne VIC This 14th national conference investigates the financial sustainability of the local government sector. This conference is suitable for councillors, CEOs, directors, and managers working in the asset, service, financial, sustainability, risk and corporate areas, stakeholders and consultants. The conference will continue the long tradition of sharing knowledge, tools and templates to maximise council sustainability. Participants will also be able to implement many of the advancements presented at their own councils.
Technology in government 1-2 August  National Convention Centre, Canberra ACT

The annual meeting-of-the-minds for 1000s of government technology leaders across federal, state and local government.
The 11th annual Technology in Government Summit 2017 is an innovative public sector led conference, with suppliers of ICT and emerging digital technologies, as well as a free on-floor seminar programme and a solutions focused expo floor. techingov.com.au