Secretary Series with David Fredericks PSM

Join IPAA ACT for a keynote address from David Fredericks PSM, Secretary of the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources.

David Fredericks was appointed Secretary of the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources with effect from 1 February 2020. David previously served as Secretary of the Department of the Environment and Energy from early November 2019. Over a four year period, David was previously Deputy Secretary at the Department of Finance, with responsibility for Budget and Financial Reporting and, prior to this, Deputy Secretary of Business Enabling Services.

David was also Deputy Secretary in the Attorney-General’s Department for more than four years, as Chief Operating Officer and, previously, as Deputy Secretary, Civil Justice and Legal Services.

David has held senior ministerial adviser roles at both the Commonwealth and state level. 

David Fredericks (Keynote)
Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources

Dr Steven Kennedy PSM (Chair)
Secretary, The Treasury
President, IPAA ACT

Event Details

Event Date Thursday 5 August 2021
Formalities 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM AEST
Networking 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM AEST
Venue National Portrait Gallery, Parkes
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