APS policy through COVID-19: from crisis to recovery and beyond

(L-R: Will Story, Elizabeth Kelly PSM, Harinder Sidhu and Stephanie Foster PSM)

On 15 September 2020, IPAA and Delivering Great Policy hosted an online event, APS Policy through COVID-19: From crisis to recovery and beyond, which was filmed at the IPAA office in Barton.

The event featured panellists Stephanie Foster PSM, Deputy Secretary, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet; Elizabeth Kelly PSM, Deputy Secretary, Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources and Harinder Sidhu, Deputy Secretary, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The panel discussion was chaired by Will Story, Acting First Assistant Secretary, APS Reform Office, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet and IPAA ACT Councillor.

Poll - guests were asked what they believed was the leading enabler of policy delivery (or innovation) through COVID-19. View the results here
Video – a video of the live-streamed event (60 minutes) is available below or can be viewed on IPAA’s Vimeo channel here

Photos – photos of the event are available below.

This event was held in partnership with Delivering Great Policy.


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