People & Culture Network Forum: Lessons Learnt from 2020

  • 15 Oct 2020
  • 9:15 AM - 12:15 PM
  • Virtual (via Zoom)


Registration is closed

This three part forum will reflect on the lessons learnt in 2020

 9:15 AM   Welcome
 9:20 AM                     

 Session  1
 Join us for a panel discussion with
 LG executives and P&C practitioners sharing
 their journey this year, what 2020 has taught them
 about their own leadership style and what they
 are looking forward to in 2021.

 Panel Members

  • Paul Sutton, CEO - City of Charles Sturt
  • Nat Traeger, CEO - Kingston District Council
  • Samantha Killington, Manager People & Culture
    - Campbelltown City Council
  • Ritu Datta, People & Culture Business Partner
    - City of West Torrens
  • Mike Feszczak, HR Business Partner
    - Volunteer Management - City of Onkaparinga
 10:10 AM  Short Break
 10:20 AM

 Session 2
 Samantha Young, Managing Director, Human Psychology will share her insights on   wellbeing in the workplace, including:

  • What is wellbeing and mental health? What behavioural warning signs are we looking for?
  • 2020 snapshot and insights - the impact of COVID-19 layering on top the bush-fires, COVID-19 and the normal stress response
  • Tips and tools for supporting LG teams through challenging times
  • A wellbeing plan for local government agencies
 11:10 AM 

 Short Break

 11:20 AM

 Session 3
 The final session will close the year off on a positive
 note with an interactive networking activity led by the
 People and Culture Network Committee. 

 12:15 PM  Event Close

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