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Upcoming events

We hold over 100 events and professional development seminars each year. Browse the list below or see key dates for 2017 and upcoming MAV Insurance events.

Alternatively, find out more about our professional development program.

Many of our events can be sponsored, find out about our sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities.


BESS Training

BESS Training Wednesday 22 November (other dates available)
Half-day and full day training courses on how to use the BESS tool to assess the sustainability performance of buildings, including large and small residential, non-residential and mixed use developments.
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Establishing Community Advisory Boards

Establishing community advisory boards Monday 27 November
This workshop, facilitated by David Hammond, will explore a successful new approach to re-engaging communities in decision-making, projects and community priorities through a new community-led governance structure, called a ‘Community Advisory Board’ in New Zealand.
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Rebooting Democracy National Tour

Rebooting Democracy National Tour Monday 27 November to Friday 1 December
These workshops, facilitated by Cormac Russell, are designed to facilitate a strategic conversation regarding the process of an authentic and effective shift from government-centric top-down approaches to citizen-centred bottom-up approaches to democracy.
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The Future of Communities: Power to the People Conference

The Future of Communities: 2017 Power to the People Conference Tuesday 5 December to Wednesday 6 December
Australia’s only national community engagement conference: highlighting innovative ways to create vibrant communities led by active, caring and engaged citizens.
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2017 Mayors' Induction Day

2017 Mayors' Induction Day Thursday 7 December
This full-day program for new and returning mayors is designed to draw out the real world challenges and experiences of mayors and provide a rich opportunity to learn, debate, challenge and understand the complexities of being mayor.
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AICD Company Directors Course

AICD Company Directors Course Monday 29 January to Friday 2 February 2018
The Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) Company Directors Course is essential for the professional development of anyone who wants to further their directorship skills and knowledge. Participants include executive and non-executive directors, CEOs and senior executives who report to boards.
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Councillor Professional Development Training Program

Councillor Professional Development Training Program Thursday 15 February to Friday 4 May 2018 (various venues)
The MAV councillor professional development training program is a three-year, broad-based learning and development program, offering a wider range of training pathways for councillors and council officers.
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MAV Technology Conference 2018

MAV Technology Conference 2018 Sunday 18 March to Wednesday 21 March 2018
The MAV Technology Annual Conference is on in March 2018 – and it’s going to be huge! We will be welcoming delegates from the local government ICT associations of the UK, USA, Canada, New Zealand, Belgium, the Netherlands and Sweden, in addition to delegates from interstate LG ICT associations.
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Enquiries

Contact us on 03 9667 5555 or events@mav.asn.au.​