Speed Networking Event

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The IRSWA is pleased to be hosting for the first time a Speed Networking Event that offers members and guests a novel way to meet people within the IR and HR community and to expand on network connections whilst enjoying refreshments during the evening.



Date: Tuesday 18th July

Venue: Public House – 263 Adelaide Terrace Perth

Time: Registration from 5.30pm with the Speed Networking event from 6.00pm – 8.00pm

Registration: Please register online via the IRSWA website.

Cost: Tickets will be $30 per member, $40 per non member, $25 for students.


The proceedings for the night begin with a welcome drink on arrival and the chance for informal networking and then the format for the speed networking part of the evening involves seated table arrangements (approx. 8 people to a table) with a Guest Networker at each table. People will rotate tables throughout the evening so they have the opportunity to speak with numerous Guest Networkers and also network with other attendees whilst enjoying light snacks.

The "Guest Networkers" possess varying skills and experience and cover backgrounds in the areas of the Commission, the government, HR, legal, union and academic and will facilitate the rotation of attendees.

Guest Networkers include:

Guest Networkers include:

Tim Dymond, Research Officer, Unions WA

Christine Langdon, National HR Manager – Projects, Automotive Holdings Group Limited (AHG)

Samantha Maddern, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright Australia

Deputy President Melanie Binet, Fair Work Commission

Professor Kerry Brown, ECU

Sandy Newby, Executive Director, Public Sector Labour Relations, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


This event provides a great opportunity to encourage new acquaintances with people from all areas of interest and expertise and ticket prices include a welcome drink on arrival and light snacks throughout the evening.


July 18th, 2017 6:00 PM   through   8:00 PM
Public House
263 Adelaide Terrace, Perth Western Australia 6000
Member Price $ 30.00
Non Member Price $ 40.00
Student Price $ 25.00