FastTrack 2020 'The Final Countdown'

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Friday, 28 February 2020 09:30 AM to 6:30 PM
RACV City Club
501 Bourke Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000
Event Fee(s)
VLGA Member $ 440.00 (includes GST of $ 40.00)
Non Member $ 660.00 (includes GST of $ 60.00)

FastTrack 2020 'The Final Countdown'

FastTrack 2020 'The Final Countdown'

NOTE: This event is currently full. If you wish to join the waitlist please email

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The VLGA Annual Leadership Development Program for Mayors, Deputy Mayors and Councillors.

The Hon Adem Somyurek will open the program and conduct a Q&A with the delegates.

This year we will be considering governance procedures for the 2020 local government elections, with a panel discussion led by Chris Eddy with the Deputy Commissioner of Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission (IBAC) David Wolf, CEO of Monash Andi Diamond and Celia Robinson, Governance Coordinator Wyndham City.

There will be an important workshop on Circular Economy: Opportunities for Local Leadership with the esteemed ARC Laureate Professor Veena Sahajwalla, Director of Aspire Cameron McKenzie and City of Melbourne Cr Cathy Oke, Chair of ICLEI. This session will be moderated by Chris Eddy

An important session to discuss and debate the topic: Campaigning and Social Media for the 2020 Elections. This session will feature Ruth McGowan, Stephen Mayne and Cr Sarah Carter, Maribyrnong City Council.

Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea will be provided.

Please stay for informal drinks and canapes at the end of the day.

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