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Very Public Affairs Podcast

Very Public Affairs is a regular update, examination and exposé of the latest trends and developments in how public affairs is managed in large organsiations globally. Each episode examines an aspect of best practice in corporate public affairs internationally, providing insight and guidance to public affairs practitioners working in corporations.

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How to form and manage high performing corporate public affairs teams

This module focuses on high performing teams in corporate public affairs functions globally, and best practice in team formation, composition, and modus operandi

17 Feb 2021 to 18 Feb 2021
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2021 Annual Heads of Function and Senior Practitioners Dinner and Roundtable

The Roundtable is the one day in the year for the function's leaders to be part of important conversations and stimulating discussions about managing the corporate public affairs function


4 Mar 2021 to 5 Mar 2021
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Public affairs professional development for executive assistants and team coordinators

The only offering of its kind specifically designed for EAs and Team Coordinators working in corporate public affairs


29 Apr 2021 to 30 Apr 2021
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Corporate Public Affairs Leadership in the 21st Century

A four-day intensive executive education program for emerging corporate public affairs leaders - the next step for graduates of the Centre’s Institute program, and/or for public affairs practitioners who aspire to be leaders in the function

9 May 2021 to 12 May 2021
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Online Learning

Centre for Corporate Public Affairs Issues Management Certificate

The Centre is offering an Issues Management Certificate course which will be delivered over 8 weeks – from 15 February 2021 to 29 March 2021.

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About The Centre

The Centre for Corporate Public Affairs is the only entity of its type internationally, connecting, via corporate membership, the corporate public affairs and communication function across Australia, New Zealand and Asia. We assist our members embrace best practice public affairs structure and strategies.

Our research, professional development programs, events and international thought leadership opens doors to help organisations and practitioners build and apply corporate public affairs as a core management tool and function.

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