The National Women in Local Government Leadership Summit 2017
August 29, 2017
30 October - 2 November 2017 - Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
The Local Government sector has entered into a period of significant transformation and change, creating new challenges and opportunities for leaders in local councils. Leaders in this environment find themselves pulled in different directions by internal and external stakeholders, and need to refine influencing skills, political acumen and a diplomatic character to thrive.
Leaders from across the country will gain valuable insights and advice through interactive workshops, case studies, expert commentary sessions and interactive panel discussions. Discover strategies and skill-sets to navigate complex challenges, drive successful change, and to build and achieve career excellence in the Local Government.
Become a champion of change and innovation
Learn to lead effectively through complexity
Enhance communication & stakeholder engagement skills
Foster a culture of accountability for results
Featured speakers include:
Kiersten Fishburn Chief Executive Officer Liverpool City Council
Patience Harrington Chief Executive Officer City of Wodonga
Robert Doyle AC Lord Mayor City of Melbourne
Justine Linley Chief Executive Officer City of Ballarat
Stephen Johnston Chief Executive Officer Bundaberg Regional Council