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The following speeches and presentations have been made by Commission representatives or at Commission events.


2013

  • Digital transition is an essential public sector reform - 31 May 2013
    Speech by the Australian Public Service Commissioner on changes to technology and their impact on the APS
  • New Graduates in the Australian Public Service of the future - 26 Mar 2013
    The Commissioner talks to graduates about working in the APS
  • State of the Service 2011-12 briefing - 06 Mar 2013
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, delivered a series of presentations across the nation on the main findings in the State of the Service report 2011-12

  • 2012

  • Investing in Human Capital - Building Leadership, Workfoce and Agency Capability in the APS - 12 Nov 2012
    Ian Fitzgerald, Chief Human Capital Officer at APSC, delivers a speech to the CPA Congress in Canberra
  • Performance Management in the Public Sector - 25 Sep 2012
    Ian Fitzgerald, Chief Human Capital Officer at APSC, delivers a speech at an IPAA event
  • Thinking outside the square - new approaches in tight times - 29 Aug 2012
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, spoke at both the Melbourne and Sydney Australian Government Leadership Network (AGLN) forums about “Tight Times”
  • New directions for providing independent advice - 28 Aug 2012
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, delivered a speech at the Bureaucracy reform exhibition conference in Indonesia
  • Women as agents of change - 29 Jun 2012
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, delivered the keynote speech at CEDA's Women in Leadership forum
  • Looking to the future: leadership in the APS - 28 Jun 2012
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, addressed the ELLN forum on APS leadership issues
  • APS disability employment strategy - 16 May 2012
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, addressed the Australian Network on Disability National Conference
  • APSC initiatives to ensure a future-ready public sector workforce - 15 May 2012
    Ian Fitzgerald, Chief Human Capital Officer at APSC, delivers a speech at the Contemporary Public Sector Conference in Canberra
  • As One – APS Disability employment strategy launch - 14 May 2012
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, launches the APS Disability employment strategy
  • Workforce Planning and Workforce Development Initiatives in the APS - 26 Apr 2012
    Ian Fitzgerald, Chief Human Capital Officer at APSC, delivers a speech at the 2012 Inaugural International Conference

  • 2011

  • State of the Service Report 2010-11: Launch - 05 Dec 2011
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, launches the State of the Service Report 2010-11
  • Use of social media in crisis management - 26 Oct 2011
    Mick Keelty AO APM, presents ‘Use of social media in crisis management’ at the Australian National University and Charles Sturt University
  • Work health and safety laws - 20 Oct 2011
    Melissa Ryan and Paul O'Connor from Comcare talk about the new Commonwealth Work Health and Safety Bill
  • Leadership in immigration - 29 Sep 2011
    Mr Andrew Metcalfe, Secretary of the Department of Immigration and Citizenship, speaks at Old Parliament House in Canberra
  • Building a culture of service excellence: Lessons from Service Canada - 16 Sep 2011
    Richard Rochefort, Vice President of Program Operations at the Canada School of Public Service talks about the public sector client service model that has been implemented by the Canadian Government
  • Building and leading a new culture for success - 31 Aug 2011
    Carolyn Taylor, author of Walking the talk speaks about culture, culture management and walking the talk to bring about success
  • Evaluating the Current State of the Public Sector and its Future Demands to Up Skill its Workforce - 09 Aug 2011
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner speaks about Workforce Planning
  • The Right Stuff - Resilience, Innovation, Leadership and Diversity - 03 Aug 2011
    Ian Fitzgerald, Chief Human Capital Officer at APSC, delivers a speech to the Australian Government Leadership Network in Western Australia
  • Boss in the yellow suit - 07 Jul 2011
    A Valedictory Address by Lynelle Briggs on the occaision of her retirement from the Australian Public Service
  • Making a federal case out of it:Promoting reform in the COAG context - 14 Jun 2011
    Mary Ann O'Loughlin, Executive Councillor and Head of Secretariat of the COAG Reform Council speaks about reforms in the financial relationships between Commonwealth and State governments
  • Delivering practical solutions to embed ethical behaviour in the public sector - 09 May 2011
    Karin Fisher, Group Manager of Ethics at APSC, speaks about using a values based approach to develop a positive workplace culture
  • Strategy execution through talent management - 07 Apr 2011
    Chris Blake, Executive General Manager of Australia Post speaks about three challenges for organisations in talent management
  • Minority government: Six months on - 29 Mar 2011
    Mr Bernad Wright, Clerk of the House of Representatives, speaks about some of the issues that arose from the formation of a minority government
  • Canberra Evaluation Forum: Evaluation And Australian Public Service Reform - 17 Feb 2011
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, speaks at the Canberra Evaluation Forum

  • 2010

  • Citizens, culture and leadership - 08 Dec 2010
    Terry Moran AO, Secretary, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, speaks at the Institute of Public Administration Australia (ACT)
  • State of the Service Report 2009-10: Launch 29 November 2010 - 29 Nov 2010
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, launches the State of the Service Report 2009-10
  • Connecting Across Boundaries—Making the Whole of Government Agenda Work - 19 Nov 2010
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, presents the keynote address ‘New Whole of Government Framework’
  • The Reform of Australian Government Administration: Boosting Capability through Better Management of Our Human Capital - 19 Nov 2010
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, presents a keynote address to the CPA Congress 2010, Canberra Session
  • Moving from People Management to Human Capital Management - 11 Oct 2010
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner
  • AHRI Leadership Conference: Keynote Address - 10 Sep 2010
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, presents the keynote address to the AHRI Leadership Conference
  • Launch of the 2009 Census Report—Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander APS Employees - 14 Jul 2010
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, launches the 2009 Census Report
  • Australian Public Service reform: The past, the present and the future - 08 Jun 2010
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, speaks at the Bureaucratic Reform Dialogue
  • Strategic policy development and APS values - 12 May 2010
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, gives the keynote address to the Leaders in the Public Sector 2010 conference
  • Australian Public Sector Reform - 06 May 2010
    Stephen Sedgwick AO, the Australian Public Service Commissioner, speaks at the 2010 Government Business Conference
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