Public Sector Seminar 2023 - AU

Public Sector Seminar 2023: Navigating the Future of Government Excellence

Public Sector Seminar 2023 is designed for professionals working in government agencies across Australia and New Zealand. This event combines pre-recorded webinars with a live online seminar that focuses on key topical issues impacting audit and reporting teams across the public sector now and in the future.

Dive into a transformative two-day exploration of the evolving landscape of the public sector this October. The Public Sector Seminar offers attendees a deep dive into the challenges and opportunities shaping government operations, emphasizing the intertwining roles of technology, leadership, and innovation. From the intricacies of climate-related reporting and the dynamic realm of public sector leadership to the synergy of AI and human talent in accounting, each session is designed to offer a fresh perspective.

Engage with experts as they unpack the potential of groundbreaking AI tools for the public sector and delve into the amplified role of Finance Business Partners. Furthermore, the seminar emphasizes mastering the art of insightful communication, fostering stronger stakeholder relationships. Whether you're an established leader or an emerging professional, this event promises a wealth of knowledge and insights to shape the next era of public sector advancement. Join us and be at the forefront of driving government excellence.

Learning Outcomes:

  • In-depth Understanding:
    Gain insights into the current trends and future direction of climate-related reporting within government entities, informed by experts from leading global institutions.
  • Leadership Development:
    Grasp the nuanced challenges and strategies for effective leadership within the public sector in today's ever-evolving landscape.
  • Future-Proof Skills:
    Recognize the synergy between AI tools and human talent, and learn how to leverage technology like Copilot and ChatGPT effectively within public sector accounting.
  • Strategic Partnership:
    Understand the elevated role of Finance Business Partners as critical strategic advisors, emphasizing the irreplaceable human element amidst growing automation.
  • Effective Communication:
    Acquire skills to frame deeper, more insightful questions and deliver concise, targeted messages, fostering enhanced stakeholder relationships.
  • Innovation in Practice:
    Learn to harness the latest tools and techniques for a more transparent, efficient, and innovative public sector.

In essence, attendees will depart equipped with a comprehensive toolkit of knowledge, skills, and best practices, ensuring they remain at the forefront of public sector advancements.

Please click here to learn more about the programme.

Topics covered in the program

  • Leadership in Government
  • Sustainability in Public Sector Reporting
  • Talent and the future of Accounting
  • AI in Accounting - Tools for the Public Sector
  • Finance Business Partnering - Amplifying Our Value
  • Communication - The Art of Inquiry and Clarity

Please click here to learn more about our presenters.

  • Chris Meredith, Speaker, Author, Teacher, Facilitator, Coach and Podcaster
  • William Pegg, Managing Director, Synthesis Group

Online Seminar
Thursday 26 & Friday 27 October 2023
Please note the start time in your time zone:

8 - 11am |Perth
9:30am - 12:30pm | Darwin
10am - 1:00pm | Brisbane
10:30am - 1:30pm | Adelaide
11am - 2:00pm | Sydney/Melbourne/Canberra/Hobart

Up to 8 CPD Hours


Topic: People & Leadership, Reporting

Sub-Topic: Financial Reporting, Future of Business, Leadership, Sustainability, Talent Management

Format: eConference

Proficiency Level: All

CPD: Upto 8 hours