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August 2014

MAV Technology Annual Conference 2014

August 2014

The MAV Technology Annual Conference is a two-day event that explores the transformative role of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in delivering services to Victorian councils and their communities.

Date: Wednesday 13 August 2014

Time: 08:40AM

Location: Melbourne

MAV Technology Annual Conference 2014

August 2014

The MAV Technology Annual Conference is a two-day event that explores the transformative role of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in delivering services to Victorian councils and their communities.

Date: Wednesday 13 August 2014

Time: 06:00PM

Location: Melbourne

Open data workshop with Shannon Spanhake

August 2014

Shannon Spanhake will lead a discussion on how local government is benefiting from data publishing and how we can develop better business models for ongoing innovations between government and the people it serves.

Date: Friday 15 August 2014

Time: 09:30AM

Location: Melbourne

Procurement Planning and Specification Development

This program focuses in detail on the critical steps associated with planning and specification development for successful contracts.

Date: Thursday 21 August 2014

Time: 09:00AM

Location: Colac

Evaluation & Negotiation in LG

Procurement

Designed for all Council Officers involved in Evaluation Panels, this one-day course will develop understanding and skills across all aspects of evaluation from planning and criteria setting to probity and selection processes.

Date: Friday 22 August 2014

Time: 09:00AM

Location: Melbourne

The company directors course - Aug-Sept 2014

Conducted by the Australian Institute of Company Directors

The company directors course aims to enhance councillor's own learning and development, to contribute to their councils at a higher level, and to create new opportunities for themselves.

Date: Wednesday 27 August 2014

Time: 08:45AM

Location: Melbourne

Social media for rural and regional councils

For any local government employee whose role involves communication or community engagement

This workshop explores how these resources can be leveraged by regional councils to communicate – even with offline stakeholders.

Date: Thursday 28 August 2014

Time: 10:00AM

Location: Melbourne

September 2014

Managing contracts in local government

This one-day program provides a full introduction to end-to-end contract management, tailoring modern contract management practice specifically for Victorian local government.

Date: Thursday 11 September 2014

Time: 09:00AM

Location: Melbourne

Procurement Planning and Specification Development

This program focuses in detail on the critical steps associated with planning and specification development for successful contracts.

Date: Friday 12 September 2014

Time: 09:00AM

Location: Morwell

Maternal and child health conference, September 2014

September 2014

The conference will provide information about new initiatives and updates on clinical practice for maternal and child health nurses. Regional video conference sites will be available at Churchill, Horsham, Robinvale, Wangaratta and Warrnambool.

Date: Thursday 18 September 2014

Time: 08:30AM

Location: Warrnambool

Maternal and child health conference, September 2014

September 2014

The conference will provide information about new initiatives and updates on clinical practice for maternal and child health nurses. Regional video conference sites will be available at Churchill, Horsham, Robinvale, Wangaratta and Warrnambool.

Date: Thursday 18 September 2014

Time: 08:30AM

Location: Melbourne

Maternal and child health conference, September 2014

September 2014

The conference will provide information about new initiatives and updates on clinical practice for maternal and child health nurses. Regional video conference sites will be available at Churchill, Horsham, Robinvale, Wangaratta and Warrnambool.

Date: Thursday 18 September 2014

Time: 08:30AM

Location: Horsham

Maternal and child health conference, September 2014

September 2014

The conference will provide information about new initiatives and updates on clinical practice for maternal and child health nurses. Regional video conference sites will be available at Churchill, Horsham, Robinvale, Wangaratta and Warrnambool.

Date: Thursday 18 September 2014

Time: 08:30AM

Location: Churchill

Maternal and child health conference, September 2014

September 2014

The conference will provide information about new initiatives and updates on clinical practice for maternal and child health nurses. Regional video conference sites will be available at Churchill, Horsham, Robinvale, Wangaratta and Warrnambool.

Date: Thursday 18 September 2014

Time: 08:30AM

Location: Wangaratta

Maternal and child health conference, September 2014

September 2014

The conference will provide information about new initiatives and updates on clinical practice for maternal and child health nurses. Regional video conference sites will be available at Churchill, Horsham, Robinvale, Wangaratta and Warrnambool.

Date: Thursday 18 September 2014

Time: 08:30AM

Location: Robinvale

Managing Contractor OH&S

Procurement

Designed specifically for the Victorian Local Government environment, this course will assist all those involved in managing contracts and contractors in developing and implementing effective Contractor OH&S Management processes.

Date: Thursday 18 September 2014

Time: 09:00AM

Location: Melbourne

The future of local food

Local food is coming to a municipality near you

This conference will explore how to design food systems to meet the challenges of the 21st century and the role of local government in supporting this emerging trend.

Date: Thursday 18 September 2014

Time: 09:00AM

Location: East Melbourne

October 2014

Innovation as leadership in local government

Innovation and collaboration are the new imperatives, but how to deliver?

This conference challenges delegates to rethink how councils function from the inside out, and re-imagine how public services can help strengthen communities and improve quality of life.

Date: Wednesday 8 October 2014

Time: 08:30AM

Location: Melbourne

Evaluation & Negotiation in LG

Procurement

Designed for all Council Officers involved in Evaluation Panels, this one-day course will develop understanding and skills across all aspects of evaluation from planning and criteria setting to probity and selection processes.

Date: Friday 10 October 2014

Time: 09:00AM

Location: Melbourne

The future of communities - power to the people conference

Innovative ways to create vibrant communities led by active, caring and engaged citizens

This celebrated annual national event continues to focus on the fact that we are living in times of unprecedented change and complexity and that governments are becoming increasingly aware they often do not have the answers to the major challenges confronting society.

Date: Wednesday 15 October 2014

Time: 08:00AM

Location: Melbourne

MAV planning improvement conference 2014

Operation excellence

This event will provide an opportunity for councils to review how to translate operational change into a lasting organisational culture of excellence.

Date: Friday 17 October 2014

Time: 09:00AM

Location: Melbourne

Procurement Planning and Specification Development

This program focuses in detail on the critical steps associated with planning and specification development for successful contracts.

Date: Thursday 23 October 2014

Time: 09:00AM

Location: Bendigo

Evaluation & Negotiation in LG

Procurement

Designed for all Council Officers involved in Evaluation Panels, this one-day course will develop understanding and skills across all aspects of evaluation from planning and criteria setting to probity and selection processes.

Date: Friday 24 October 2014

Time: 09:00AM

Location: Ringwood

November 2014

Managing contracts in local government

This one-day program provides a full introduction to end-to-end contract management, tailoring modern contract management practice specifically for Victorian local government.

Date: Friday 7 November 2014

Time: 09:00AM

Location: Melbourne

Social Procurement and Economic Development

Procurement

Councils across Australia are exploring innovative new approaches to achieving social and local and regional economic development objectives through procurement, as part of their commitment to triple bottom line objectives.

Date: Tuesday 11 November 2014

Time: 09:00AM

Location: Melbourne

 

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