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The Power to Persuade Symposium
Big data and small government? The future of social services
17 August 2018, 9.30am-5.00pm
Leighton Hall, John Niland Scientia Building, UNSW Kensington Campus

Cost: $110-$220.

The symposium provides an opportunity for frank and open dialogue between public servants, academics and the community sector.

  • Keynote 1: How and why are the capability needs of the public sector being reshaped?
  • Panel 1: What are the future capabilities for the public sector workforce?
  • Keynote 2: Problematising current trends in public policy
  • Panel 2: Changing nat ure of the workforce & workforce regulation
  • Panel 3: Market stewardship: an emerging capability gap

Speakers include:

  • David Schmidtchen, EY
  • Helen Dickinson, Public Service Research Group, UNSW Canberra
  • Maria Katsonis, Victorian Public Service
  • Amanda Pagan, Brotherhood of St Laurence
  • Susan Goodwin, University of Sydney
  • Lauren Solomon, Consumer Policy Research Centre
  • Peter Whiteford, Crawford School, Australian National University
  • Lucy Poole, Digital Transformations Office, Australian Government
  • David Heatley, New Zealand Productivity Commision
  • Alison McClelland, Former Productivity Commissioner
  • Gordon Duff, National Disability Services
  • Gemma Carey, Centre for Social Impact UNSW

More information and registration

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