Join IPAA for our annual CEO's and Future Leaders breakfast with keynote speaker Deng Adut, 2017 NSW Australian of the Year and Defence lawyer and refugee advocate, who will provide a key note address about leadership and resilience.
We encourage all Secretaries, agency heads and CEOs to purchase and host a table of emerging and future leaders from within their organisation.The event provides a great opportunity for senior executive leaders to connect with and enjoy informal conversations with the future generation of leaders.
2017 NSW Australian of the Year
Defence Lawyer and Refugee Advocate
Deng Adut is a community leader, author and internationally renowned lawyer. He has been nationally recognised for his achievements with then NSW Premier Mike Baird inviting Deng to give the 2016 Australia Day Address, which drew critical acclaim home and abroad. In November 2016, Deng was named NSW Australian of the Year.
Having come to Australia as a refugee, following life as a child soldier in Sudan, Deng put himself through law school and has become a formidable advocate. His life story recently featured in an advertisement for the University of Western Sydney, which went viral and accrued more than 2.7 million views.
Before registering, please note that all Australian Public Service departments have been pre-allocated a corporate table for this event. Additional table sales are welcome or individual tickets can be purchased. If you require assistance with a booking, please contact the IPAA office on 02 6154 9800.
|Event Date||Friday 20 October 2017|
|Event Time||7:15 AM to 8:45 AM|
|Venue||National Ballroom, Hotel Realm|
|All prices are in Australian Dollars and GST inclusive|