Special Events

We offer a range of forums and seminars throughout the year.  Our seminars are topical,  relevant and continually evolving.  The success of some of these events have meant we can deliver them annually.

Budget Briefing

This annual event provides an early opportuniity for public servants to learn how the WA State Budget will influence their planning and programs for the coming year. View event resources

Public Sector Research Day

The IPAA WA Public Sector Research Day has been launched to showcase public sector related research in Western Australia. The Research Day calls upon public sector-related academics, students and practitioners from all levels of government to submit an abstract which explores a given theme(s). Click here for more information. 

Reid Oration

The Reid Oration was established in 1991 to honour Professor Gordon Reid’s contribution to public life. A special guest presentation encourages public interest and research into public policy and contemporary thinking of our times; not dissimilar to the work of Professor Gordon Reid. View event resources

Shaping the Views at the Top

Young Professionals gain the opportunity to interact with senior members of the public sector and contribute to policy development. View event resources

Women in Leadership

An exploration of the factors that continue to impact on women’s under-representation in leadership roles including; business drivers, cultural dilemmas, work/life interactions and workplace dynamics. View event resources