IRSWA 2016 CONFERENCE

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CPD Points - CA2 - 3 Points, CA3 - 0.5 Point, CA4 - 1 point

The Industrial Relations Society of Western Australia is proud to announce that this year’s annual State Conference is being held on Friday, 18 November 2016 in the CBD.

 

The Conference will be held at Brookfield Place, Tower 2 123 St Georges Terrace, Perth WA 6000.

 

CONFIRMED PROGRAM:

 

8:30am

9:00am

Registration and Breakfast

9:00am

9:05am

Welcome

9:05 am

10:00am

Session One

Workplace Dispute Resolution

Fair Work Commission –          Senior Deputy President Hamberger

10:00am

10:30am

Session Two

Contentious IR issues and lessons for unions and employers

Belinda Burke                                  Director of Legal Services, The Australian Nursing Federation

10:30am

11:00am

Morning Tea

11:00am

11:55am

Session Three

Workshop on Interest Based Bargaining

Fair Work Commission –         Deputy President Booth

11:55am

12:30pm

Session Four

Workplace bargaining in decentralised systems: case studies from Australia and Denmark

University of Western Australia – Professor Ray Fells

12:30pm

1:30pm

Lunch and Networking

1:30pm

2:30pm

Session Five

Conciliation Panel Session:

The Dos and Don’ts of Conciliations - with a key theme of how to effectively and expediently resolve matters at conciliation

Conciliation Panel

  • ·         WAIRC - Commissioner Toni Emmanuel
  • ·         Department of Commerce - A/Executive Director Labour Relations and Industry Development, Kristin Berger
  • ·         CSA/CPSU Industrial Officer - Kendra Hagan
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth – Partner, Nicholas Ellery

2:30pm

3:00pm

Afternoon Tea

3:00pm

3:30pm

Session Four

The Future of Work and IR - what can we learn from the mining engineering services industry?

Associate Professor Trish Todd

 

3:30pm

4:25pm

Session Six

Advocacy Skills Masterclass

Ian Neil SC

4:25pm

4:30pm

Conference Close

4:30pm

 

Networking Drinks

Level 6, Corrs Chambers Westgarth – Brookfield Place Tower 2

 

 

 


 

 

Conference Details

 

Date:    Friday 18 November 2016

 

Time:    Registrations commence at 8:30am. 9am commencement. Conference networking drinks will commence at 4:30pm

 

CPD Points: 4.5 Points

 

Register online via the IRSWA website. Payment must be received within 7 days of registration. No refunds will be provided - changes to individual attendees is allowed though. NOTE: When registering please include a '1' next to the relevant price field. Please note there is a credit card surcharge so please select the correct price when registering. 

 

Post Conference Networking Drinks

Tickets are available to purchase for $50 each for the Post Conference Networking Drinks ONLY. Please email irsocietywa@gmail.com to purchase.

 

The Industrial Relations Society of WA would like to thank the Conference Gold Sponsors Corrs Chambers Westgarth and the Department of Commerce.

 

November 30th, 2016 8:30 AM   through   7:30 PM
Brookfield Place, 123/125 St Georges Terrace, Perth WA 6000
Australia
Early Bird Member Price - For payment by direct debit/cheque $ 420.00
Early Bird Member Price - For payment by Credit Card $ 435.00
Early Bird Non Member Price - For payment by Direct Debit/Cheque $ 570.00
Early Bird Non Member Price - For payment by Credit Card $ 590.00