NAIDOC Week Hackathon 2024: Keep the Fire Burning! Blak, Loud and Proud


The 2024 NAIDOC week theme - 'Keep the Fire Burning! Blak, Loud and Proud' – celebrates Australian Indigenous identities. This theme centres on inviting all Australians to listen, engage, learn and celebrate the wisdom, achievements, and contributions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.  In its third year, our NAIDOC Week hackathons explore ways of […]


Frances Adamson Oration: Dr Wendy Craik AM FTSE

Hotel Realm, 18 National Circuit Barton

This year’s Frances Adamson Oration will be delivered by Dr Wendy Craik AM FTSE, scientist, public policy adviser, and company director.   This event is for established and emerging leaders in the public sector who want to deepen their understanding of institutional and individual integrity, resilience, and challenges in the service.   Join us for a […]

Secretary Series: Adam Fennessy PSM

Canberra Rex Hotel

Join us for our upcoming Secretary Series with Adam Fennessy PSM, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. Adam will reflect on his first year in the role, followed by an audience Q&A. After the discussion, join us for a networking session and connect with other public sector professionals. 

Spirit of Service Awards gala dinner

National Arboretum Canberra, Molonglo Valley

Save the date! Join us for our annual celebration of dedicated public service initiatives creating positive change for Australia’s communities. This gala will award recipients across four Spirit of Service Awards categories: Learning, Collaboration, Community, and Breakthrough. Enjoy an evening of great music, food, and drinks at the National Arboretum and network with fellow public […]

2024 IPAA ACT Conference

Hyatt Hotel Canberra

Save the date! Are you prepared to solve the challenges ahead for the public service? We're here to get you ready. Our biennial IPAA ACT Conference 2024 provides a platform to stimulate conversation and drive thought leadership on issues affecting the public service. We want to support you in building your capability and connections for […]

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