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Public Sector Young Professionals’ Conference: Crafting a career with impact

Institute of Public Administration Australia WA

Event outline

IPAA WA’s dedicated Young Professional Advisory Committee (YPAC) presents a must-attend full day conference. Once again it will provide young professionals in the public sector with a forum to explore and discuss the critical issues affecting their career prospects with leaders and peers. The conference features an exciting program developed for young professionals by young professionals, and will keep you inspired the whole day through thought provoking and interactive sessions.

The keynote speaker for this years' conference is the Department of Finance Director General, Jodi Cant. Jodi is highly regarded for delivering a nationally recognised innovation program equal to or better than any comers from business and the public sector. Her capacity to cut through the hype and get to the core of matters ensures that you will be much wiser following her keynote address. She will be joined on the program by the Director-General of the Department of the Premier and Cabinet, Darren Foster, and a host of speakers from across the public and private sectors who will explore the theme, ‘crafting a career with impact’.

Attend this years' conference to gain a host of new tools and knowledge to advance your own skills and make an ever stronger contribution within your organisation.

Keynote Speaker

Jodi Cant
Director General, Department of Finance

Presenters (More to come)

Darren Foster
Director General, Department of the Premier and Cabinet

Rebecca Ball
Acting Chief Executive Officer, South West Development Commission

Megan Orchard
Psychologist (Organisational), Centre for Transformative Work Design, Future of Work Institute, Curtin University

Samantha Kennedy
YPAC Member; Project Director, Department of Fire and Emergency Services

Shaun Nannup
Indigenous Consultant, Wisdom In Your Life

Dates & registration

There are no dates listed for this event.

Provider information

Western Australia's Institute of Public Administration is a not-for-profit professional association for the public sector. We offer opportunities for sharing and learning through our range of events, training courses and networking opportunities.