Australian Human Resources Institute National Convention
Sir Ken Robinson and Richard Watson will explore ideas about doing business in times of economic uncertainty and will share their insights into the future world of work. Physicist and philosopher Danah Zohar and Moet Hennessey, Louis Vuitton's Dr Concettta Lanciaux will speak about ideas on employee satisfaction, peak performance and total intelligence.
The convention will also present Australia's largest HR trade show of 130 industry exhibitors showcasing the latest in HR and people management practices.
WISE Workplace Investigations will be exhibiting at stand 43 next to the book shop so come and say 'hello' and talk to our Jo or Harriet about how our business can help you.
- When: 15-16 June 2009
- Where: Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre, Darling Harbour
Australian Public Sector Anti-Corruption Conference 2009
This years conference is a joint initiative of the Crime and Misconduct Commission (QLD), the Independent Commission Against Corruption (NSW), and the Corruption and Crime Commission (WA).
This is a significant opportunity for Australian and international public officials to learn about contemporary anti-corruption trends and strategies, and to network with senior representatives of leading AUstralian public sector agencies. This conference will also be of particular interest to health administrators, tertiary institutions and agencies providing services in remote locations, with sessions focusing on each of these areas.
Four days of workshops and conference sessions between 28 - 31 July 2009
- When: 28th -31st July 2009
- Where: Sofitel Hotel, Brisbane
The Disability and Age Discrimination Law Reform Summit
Key note address by the Hon. Bill Shorten MP, Parliamentary Secretary for Disabilities and Children's Services. This summit will discuss legal aspects of discrimination in the workplace, provide advice on key issues for employers such as handling discrimination claims against your organisation and present case studies from IBM Australia and New Zealand; City of Sydney and Telstra Diversity Council and others.
- When: 30th and 31st July 2009
- Where: Swissotel, Sydney
For more information - www.iir.com.au
Performance Management Conference
The Performance Management and Behavioural Change Conference is designed for HR professionals and will address both the technical aspect of performance management and the communication skills managers can develop to improve outcomes during performance reviews.
Hear leading HR professionals discuss how to take performance management forward from being a largely paper-based, annual chore to a daily tool line mangers can use to lift productivity. The conference will examine such issues as
- Changing the behaviours and attitudes of line managers to make performance management successful
- Establishing clear goals for all employees linked to corporate objectives
- Developing strategies to deal with misconduct and poor performance
- When: 27-29 July 2009
- Where: The Grace Hotel Sydney
For more information - contact Tonkin Corporation: 02 9224 6000 www.TonkinCorporation.com