How Do We Get to 7 Per Cent? - Improving Employment for People with Disability in the APS

An event in advance of International Day of People with Disability.

IPAA is partnering with the Australian Public Service Commission (APSC) to bring together people from the public and private sectors and members of the Disability Community for a discussion about disability and inclusion in the workplace.

Join members of the APS Disability Champions Network (DCN) to assess the current state of play and challenges, find solutions and ways forward.

Dr Heather Smith PSM (Opening Remarks)
Secretary, Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
Chair of the APS Disability Champions Network

Dr Ben Gauntlett (Panellist)
Disability Discrimination Commissioner
Australian Human Rights Commission

Suzanne Colbert AM (Panellist)
Chief Executive Officer
Australian Network on Disability

Scott Grimley (Panellist)
Diversity and Wellbeing Support Officer
National Museum of Australia
2018 APS Diversity and Gender Equality Individual Award Winner 

Peter Woolcott AO (Closing Remarks)
Australian Public Service Commission

Dr Jill Charker (Host)
Deputy Secretary, Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business
IPAA ACT Councillor

This event is delivered in partnership with the Australian Public Service Commission.

Online bookings for this event have now closed. If you wish to attend please contact IPAA.

Event Details

Event Date Tuesday 26 November 2019
Arrival Time 8:45 AM AEDT
Formalities 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM AEDT
Networking 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM AEDT
Member Price $0
Non-Members Price $0
Venue Gandel Hall, National Gallery of Australia


IPAA ACT acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of country throughout Australia, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.

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ABN: 24 656 727 375
Phone: (02) 6154 9800
Unit 4A, 16 National Circuit,
Barton ACT 2600

Postal Address

PO Box 4349
Kingston ACT 2604

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