Events

Governance Institute of Australia 34th National Conference

Start date: 2nd September 2019

End date: 3rd September 2019

Location: Sofitel Sydney Wentworth

Join us for our biggest governance event of the year — National Conference 2019.

Come together with business leaders across Australia to address the latest national and international insights to challenge your thinking on the critical issues that will influence governance and risk management best practice in the coming years.  This year’s theme is around people with the key words respect, trust and challenge. we’ll use a human-centric lens to frame central governance discussions — from the role and engagement of boards, auditing culture, ethics and risk appetite to data governance, mission assurance, climate risk and design thinking.

Hear from leading international and Australian experts across three topic streams: leadership, governance and the risk universe.

Speakers include:

  • Sir Winfried Bischoff, Chairman, JP Morgan Securities plc and Chairman, Financial Reporting Council UK
  • Madelyn Antoncic PhD, Chief Executive Officer, the SASB Foundation USA
  • Deidre Willmott, Non-executive Director, Australia Post
  • Andrew Buay, Vice President, Group Sustainability, Singtel
  • Anna Bligh AC, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Banking Association
  • Darryl Newton, Non-executive Director, ING Bank (Australia) Limited
  • Jane Halton AO PSM, Non-executive Director, ANZ Banking Group & Clayton Utz
  • Peter Achterstraat AM, NSW Productivity Commissioner
  • Kate Palmer, Chief Executive Officer, Sports Australia

The Governance Leadership Programme

Start date: 7th October 2019

End date: 10th October 2019

Location: De Vere Theobalds Estate, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, UK

This executive development programme is designed for company secretaries and governance professionals. Enhance your confidence and knowledge in the areas that make the difference between good and outstanding performance – strategy, influencing and leadership.

The Governance Leadership Programme is a series of residential collaborative workshops, centred on the Lyons Bateson model of Situational Intelligence. Situational Intelligence enables individuals to perform better by understanding themselves, the stakeholders they need to engage, and the context in which they operate.

During your stay, immerse yourself in 5-star surroundings with inspirational speakers and individual coaching. Leave with passion, enthusiasm, insights and strategies to make a difference.