Public Sector Governance Forum and Dinner

This is a multi-day event:

Wed 15 - Thu 16 Aug 2018





David Thodey AO FAICD

David Thodey AO FAICD

Chairman, CSIRO

David Thodey is a global business leader focused on technology and telecommunications with more than 30 years of experience creating brand and shareholder value.

He is currently Chairman of Australia’s national scientific research agency, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Chairman of JobsNSW focused on job creation in NSW, and on the Advisory Boards of SquargePeg Capital and UHG. He also had a successful career as CEO of Telstra, Australia’s leading telecommunications and information services company.

Mr Thodey holds a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology and English from Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand. He attended the Kellogg School of Management postgraduate General Management Program at Northwestern University in Chicago, USA.

In the complex framework of the public sector, there is no one-size-fits-all approach to governance. Join us for a full-day forum, created specifically for public sector executives, directors, committee members and advisers, you will hear industry experts discuss how they are approaching the governance issues and challenges facing the public sector today.

During this full-day forum, you will hear from experienced directors, leaders and industry experts discuss how they are approaching the role of the Public Sector in modern society, analysing latest trends and issues facing the Public Sector. Designed to challenge your current thinking and ensure your organisation has the resilience to govern into the future, this interactive program will provide you with new insights and experiences.

The forum is aimed to be of benefit to Public Sector executives, Directors, Committee Members and Advisers.

As part of this years forum, a dinner will be held on Wednesday 15 August, with David Thodey AO FAICD as the speaker.

Click here for the Public Sector Governance Forum program.

Click here for a full list of our speakers. Please note: Program and speakers may be subject to change.

The program will focus on topics including:

  • Culture and trust
  • Risk appetite and the Public Sector
  • Collaboration between sectors
  • Artificial intelligence and productivity
  • Tales from the Public Sector battlefield