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New Approaches to Legislative Reform

Date: 21-Nov-17 to 22-Nov-17
Location: Australia
Legislative reform can be politically driven and difficult and lengthy to implement. Governments today are exploring how legislation can be used more wisely and the benefits and pitfalls of using legislative versus non legislative approaches to achieve desired policy objectives. Speakers from state and federal departments and agencies will share practical examples of the processes behind legislative reform and the challenges of operating in the political context. Attend the New Approaches to Legislative Reform Conference to - Know when legislation is the best tool - Take the right approach to legislation - Balance & measure the needs & desires of stakeholders - Discuss modern legislative reform & the political context - Achieve a consistent approach to national ...

Mastering Renewable & Alternative Energies - Singapore

Date: 20-Nov-17 to 23-Nov-17
Location: Singapore / Singapore
Mastering Renewable & Alternative Energies http://www.infocusinternational.com/renewable Dates & Locations: 08 – 11 May 2017, Johannesburg 20 – 23 November 2017, Singapore Overview The course is designed to provide clear, independent and business-focused guidance on market opportunity and risk to those deploying, investing in or regulating renewable power projects. It is presented in language suited to non-engineering commercial executives and investors, so no prior knowledge is assumed or required. Presented throughout in an interactive and market-focused way, the course connects the multiple market environment factors that need to align in order that renewable power can scale up and integrate: from the business, system and policy environment to the project ...

Business Improvement in Local Government

Date: 22-Nov-17 to 23-Nov-17
Location: Sydney / Australia
Local governments have undergone considerable transformation of late, with amalgamations and changes in policy, process, reviews and auditing. In addition to this, recent rate capping and funding cuts have propelled councils to find alternative methods of operating more effectively. Business improvement provides an opportunity to consolidate strategic planning to reduce waste and achieve better service outcomes for their customers. The Business Improvement in Local Government conference will focus on working smarter, more efficiently, finding cost-savings and aligning future direction with the needs of the growing community. Key themes: - Lead change management - Boost financial sustainability - Optimise service planning & delivery - Maximise technology & data ...

Public Sector Women in Leadership

Date: 22-Nov-17 to 23-Nov-17
Location: Canberra / Australia
The Public Sector’s productivity and success depends on Government departments and agencies being progressive, innovative and more responsive to the changing times. This requires leaders who are confident in their ability, and ready to reimagine success and define new pathways. Focused on developing leadership capabilities, building resilience and agility, and enabling career progression, the Public Sector Women in Leadership conference will bring together the most prominent and inspirational women from across the Public Sector, to share their experiences and development strategies, from every stage of the leadership journey. Attend & learn strategies for: - Developing a competitive edge in the public sector - Breaking down organisational barriers - Establishing your voice as ...

The 2nd APS 5-6 High Performance & Leadership Conference 2017

Date: 20-Nov-17 to 24-Nov-17
Location: Canberra / Australia
The Public Sector is known for developing and promoting strong, intuitive and resilient leaders. These leaders come in many forms and have diverse backgrounds built on skills, learning and experience. Built off the success of our first event, Liquid Learning is delighted to present the 2nd APS 5-6 High Performance & Leadership Conference 2017. Throughout this event, emerging leaders in the APS 5-6 roles from across the Public Sector will gain the insight and knowledge required to progress into a leadership role. This conference will bring together existing leaders who have successfully traversed their way through the Public Sector. Throughout the two days, attendees will see what it takes to thrive in a leadership role and how to position themselves for promotion. The ultimate goal ...

GSTF CCS - 5th Annual Contemporary Cultural Studies Conference

Date: 27-Nov-17 to 28-Nov-17
Location: Singapore / Singapore
Cultural Studies is a diverse academic discipline encompassing many different approaches, methods and academic perspectives. It focuses on political dynamics of contemporary culture and its historical foundations, conflicts and defining traits, cultural studies. The Annual International Conference on Contemporary Cultural Studies (CCS) aims to understand how meaning is generated, disseminated, and produced from the social, political and economic spheres within a given culture. CCS will tackle historical culture and how it affects the modern society.

18th Annual Military Airlift and Air-to-Air Refuelling

Date: 28-Nov-17 to 29-Nov-17
Location: Madrid / Spain
This year’s highly anticipated event returns to further explore national approaches to maximising airlift and aerial refuelling capabilities through new technologies and platforms. With nation’s increasingly pooling airlift and air-to-air refuelling assets together to ensure a viable capability remains during times of peace and war, a key focus of 2017 will be the importance of rapid response capabilities. The agenda will also cover the challenge of meeting demands to modernize existing platforms, as well as acquire new capabilities - utilizing cost effective strategies and training. There will also be fantastic opportunities to meet new and old contacts, at 2 networking receptions hosted by Airbus and Boeing, as well as a post-conference site visit to Getafe Air Base. Key topics ...

Advancing Public Sector Data Analytics

Date: 28-Nov-17 to 29-Nov-17
Location: Sydney / Australia
The public sector has moved beyond using data to illustrate what we know today we are leveraging analytics to inform the future. Join the next stage in the government data conversation and learn how to boost analytics capability to support process optimisation, discover new insights and drive transformation within an increasingly digitised government. In a time where data is reshaping the way the public and private sector do business, the Advancing Public Sector Data Analytics conference will highlight innovative case-studies from senior data analysts and thought leaders across the Australian government. Attend & learn strategies for: - Communicating the value of data & aligning this with organisational strategy - Boosting analytics capability to unlock new insights - ...

Planning, Funding & Delivering Community Infrastructure

Date: 29-Nov-17 to 30-Nov-17
Location: Melbourne / Australia
Australia’s population is changing rapidly, with city councils and regional growth areas facing enormous population expansions, whilst the demographics are changing dramatically with certain local electorates creating pockets of young and old people who have specific infrastructure and service needs. Local councils need to be planning for the infrastructure their future population needs. The Planning, Funding & Delivering Community Infrastructure conference will explore progressive case studies from across the country that promote the design and delivery of integrated community infrastructure. This conference will focus on: - How to identify & secure funding - Improving gap analysis to determine projects - Improving facility partnerships & community outcomes Agenda ...

7th annual Social Media in the Defence & Military Sector

Date: 06-Dec-17 to 07-Dec-17
Location: London / United Kingdom
Social Media Within the Defence and Miltary Sector 2017 will bring together a global audience of senior defence, military & industry experts to discuss how social media is being increasingly intertwined within operations. Key themes will be explored from raising innovative campaigns that showcase the latest solutions and products in the market; lessons on educating soldiers and raising awareness of institutional issues; strategies for recruitment campaigns; and utilising digital communications as an overall new front in warfare. As well as tackling the importance of messaging, the event will have a dedicated focus on the considerations of social media strategies and cybersecurity. HIGHLIGHTS: * New speakers and presentations from new nations including Austria, Israel and ...