Upcoming Young Professionals events
Friends with Professional Benefits
One of your favourite events is back for 2019. Think 'speed dating' but with inspiring professional leaders. This event is specifically tailored for professionals, 36 years and under to help improve your networking skills and work out the next steps in your Local Government career. Meet and network with senior leaders and other young professionals from the sector over drinks and canapés. In an informal setting, hear advice and insights for our guest mentors on their career journey, learn what key steps you can take now and into the future to capitalise on opportunities to grow your networks and career.
- Director Innovation and Organisational Improvement, City of Ballarat.
Cam is a self-described local government tragic and a customer experience advocate. Ask Cam about how he got where he is today, and how he manages to challenge the status quo and push boundaries in local government.
- Group Manager People Culture and Community, Yarra City Council.
Gracie is a self-motivated senior executive with 14 years in local government. Her areas of expertise range from human resources to risk management. She brings to her work plenty of energy, passion and drive. She is able to provide insights on how to have a successful career while also having a family.
- CEO, City of Whittlesea.
Simon has extensive experience in senior management roles across various
sectors. Hear from Simon about his unique experiences and what it’s
really like being a CEO.
- Principal Consultant at Davidson Executive and Boards.
Melanie has worked in the recruitment industry for over a decade. You can ask Mel all the burning questions you have for an experienced Executive Search Recruiter to help you make the next step in your career. Mel can also provide insights into her own career progression and what she has learned along the way.
- Director Engagement and Partnerships, Moreland City Council.
Joseph has more than 20 years’ experience in local government across various portfolios. He has recently made the transition from Manager to Director. Talk to Joseph about this transition and hear how he brings vision, tenacity and a sense of his humour to his work.
- CEO, Bass Coast Shire Council.
Ali is an authentic leader and an outstanding communicator. Hear from Ali about how she develops high performing teams and creates a workplace culture that is innovative, empowering, and fun!
Thursday 13 June
6pm - 8pm
Smart Artz Gallery, 2 Alfred Place South Melbourne
Young Professional Members - Free
Non Members - $68
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What else is 2019 offering young professionals?
Leaders in Conversation
Join us for an intimate conversation with leaders where you can ask questions to a panel and hear insightful honest answers.
Thursday 5 December
Taking the Next Step
We will be providing you with practical skills and a set of tools you can use to take the next step in your career at this one day conference.