Annual Heads of Function and Senior Practitioners Dinner and Roundtable
||8 Mar 2018 to 9 Mar 2018
|Discounted Member Price
The Centre’s Annual Roundtable is the once-a-year opportunity for the function’s senior management to join peers in the profession to flag and discuss how the function is being managed, and how its most senior executives are managing disruption, talent, socio-political change, interaction with other management functions, business as usual, and themselves. What does the news media environment look like after a heady year of change in 2017, and what are the likely outcomes of the Turnbull Government’s new media ownership regime?
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The political year ahead, and the policy issues that will dominate it.
Heads of Function and senior practitioners are encouraged to participate in this annual Roundtable to connect with peers, share insights about where the corporate public affairs management function is heading, and understand how other organisations and heads of function are managing their public affairs departments, and stewarding corporate reputation.
Most sessions will start with an address or presentation on a key issue by an industry leader or commentator, followed by an examination of issues through dialogue, in an active roundtable setting and full group participation.
The agenda and discussions will focus on:
Discussion leaders include:
Luisa Megale, Group Head of Corporate Affairs, Lendlease
Andrew Hall, Executive General Manager Corporate Affairs, Commonwealth Bank
Karyn Munsie, Group Executive Corporate Development, Australian Unity
Malcolm Farr, Political Editor, news.com.au and Insiders panellist
Matthew Percival, former Head of Function, AMP, ANZ, Fosters
Steve Allen, Chief Executive, Fusion Strategy
Tony Boyd, Chanticleer Editor, Australian Financial Review
Proceedings are conducted under the Chatham House rule and participation in the Roundtable on 09 March is restricted to senior practitioners to enable full and frank discussions among peers about managing the function, including the ups and downs.
Roundtable Dinner: Thursday 08 March
John Daley, Chief Executive Officer of the Grattan Institute will deliver the keynote address Post-Brexit, post-Trump: what does it mean for Australia?
Hilton Hotel, 488 George Street, SydneyTimings:
Dinner, Thursday 08 March, 6.30pm for a 7.30pm start
Roundtable, Friday 09 March, 8.00am - 4.30pm
Register now and be part of important conversations and stimulating discussions to inform your decisions and the manner in which you manage as a senior executive.
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