Workshop Presenters

Crispin Butteriss PhD, Managing Director, Bang the table
'Gathering Digital Stories'
Tuesday 10 September, 11:15am - 12:00pm

Barbara Campany, GHD Principal Consultant –Stakeholder Engagement and Social Sustainability
'Coal Seam Gas & Shale Gas'
Tuesday 10 September, 2:45pm - 3:30pm

Kylie Cochrane, Sinclair Knight Merz
'Social licence to operate latest fad or nirvana community engagement?'
Wednesday 11 September, 3:45pm - 4:30pm

Andrew Coulson, Community Engagement Officer, City of Salisbury
David Clayton, Recreation And Open Space Planner, City of Salisbury
'An old reserve, a blank piece of paper and a small budget. Go engage the community!'
Monday 9 September, 2:00pm - 2:45pm

Colby Crane, Engagement Coordinator, Wyong Shire Council
Sue Ledingham, Manager of Customer and Community Relations, Wyong Shire Council
'It's everyone's problem'
Tuesday 10 September, 4:15pm - 5:00pm

Rhee Duthie, Gold Coast Medicare Local
Marcia Dwonczyk, Gold Coast Medicare Local
'Taking the Pulse of the Gold Coast - A community engagement that will make your heart race!'
Wednesday 11 September, 3:45pm- 4:30pm

Dr Donna Ferretti, Director of Planning, Strategy and Policy - Department of Planning, Transport & Infrastructure
Chris Russell
Mayor David O'Loughlin
SA Expert Panel on Local Government and Planning
Wednesday 11 September, 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Keren Flavell, Chief Engagement Officer, Wholesome Media
'Engaging the Disengaged - Social Media and Local Government'
Monday 9 September, 2:00pm - 2:45pm

Clare Forrest, Senior Consultant, Stakeholder Solutions, GHD
'It's OK to be left of the spectrum!'
Wednesday 11 September, 3:45pm - 4:30pm

Kodi Galleghan, Community Consultation and Social Research
'Consulting with urban Aboriginal communities my experiences a an Aboriginal consultant'
Monday 9 September, 2:00pm - 2:45pm

Matthew Gordon, Director, OurSay
'Letting them decide: Gaining traction in a citizen-led paradigm'
Tuesday 10 September, 4:15pm - 5:00pm

Max Hardy, Director, Twyfords
'Getting the Right Head Set (about engagement) - Confronting our most challenging health reform' '
Monday 9 September, 2:00pm – 2:45pm

Janette Hartz-Karp
'Emerging Practice, Locally and Globally: Challenges and Opportunities'
Tuesday 10 September, 8:45am - 10:45am - Main Plenary Session
Wednesday 11 September, 10:45am - 12:15pm - Intensive follow up session

Jodie Healy, Engagement Coordinator, Wollongong City Council
'Building resilience in engagement practitioners: an exploration of the causes and consequences of staff burnout and real-life strategies to keep them engaged with the organisation and community.'
Wednesday 11 September, 3:45 - 4:30pm

Eleanor Howe, Community Engagement Consultant, Capire Consulting Group
'How to Engage a Hipster'
Monday 9 September, 2:00pm - 2:45pm

Amy Hubbard, Director, Capire Consulting Group
'Beyond the Spectrum'
Tuesday 10 September, 4:15pm - 5:00pm

Helen Hutchings, Group Executive Director, Stakeholder Engagement , Phillips Group
'Listening to the Community research project'
Tuesday 10 September, 4:15pm - 5:00pm

Tanya Jackson, Penrith City Council
Wendy Connell, Penrith City Council
'How to engage over 5,000 people with 1.8 staff'
Tuesday 10 September, 11:15am - 12pm

Dianne Knott, Urbis
Suzie Hatherly, Urbis
'Applying community development concepts in response to the changing engagement context in Australia'
Wednesday 11 September, 3:45pm - 4:30pm

Lyndal Mackintosh, City of Melbourne
'Establishing an evidence base for engagement: do you really know what your community wants to be engaged on - and how?'
Tuesday 10 September, 4:15pm - 5:00pm

Lucy Marshall, Senior Consultant, Community and Stakeholder Engagement, Capire
'Community Engagement 2013: Recent Trends and Innovative Tools to Engage Our Communities'
Tuesday 10 September, 2:45pm - 3:30pm

Bec McHenry and Hugo Lamb, Policy Booth
'Seeing is believing - exploring innovative, visual, experiential ways to communicate with constituents and create and consult community simultaneously'
Wednesday 11 September, 3:45pm - 4:30pm

Dr Kieran Moffatt (CSIRO)
'Voice, agency, and the illusion of control'
Tuesday 10 September, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Jane Munday, Managing Director, Michels Warren Munday
'Cross-Cultural Engagement for a remote housing project'
Monday 9 September, 2:00pm - 2:45pm

Patricia Munro
'Six Waves of Collective Wisdom'
Monday 9 September, 11:15am - 12:45pm

Patricia Munro
'The Golden Circle - Reflecting on the Nature of Innovation in Public Participation'
Wednesday 11 September, 9:00am - 10:30am

Heather Nesbitt
'One Community One Mob - Planning for a positive change'
Tuesday 10 September, 2:45pm - 3:30pm

Anne Pattillo
3-hour Masterclass - Engagement Impact = Engaging organisation and effective practice
Wednesday 11 September, 9:00am - 12:00pm

Daniel Popping, Senior Community Engagement Consultant, Adelaide City Council
Sheila Brown, Community Liaison and Engagement Officer, Adelaide City Council
'Chocolate Frog Engagement - embedding engagement into an organisation'
Monday 9 September, 2:00pm - 2:45pm

Martin Richardson, Executive Officer, Gippsland Lakes Ministerial Advisory Committee
'Trust me: I work for the government!'
Tuesday 10 September, 2:45pm - 3:30pm

Carol Schmidt, Volunteers and Partnerships Unit, Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (SA)
Lynn Newman, Volunteers and Partnerships Unit, Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (SA)
'Revitalisation: Breathing new life into an ailing volunteer program'
Wednesday 11 September, 3:45pm - 4:30pm

Monika Schott, Deakin University
'Stakeholder engagement to influence policy and strategy'
Tuesday 10 September, 2:45pm – 3:30pm

Russell Seaman, Advisor - Major Projects, DEWNR
'How can an environmental program contribute to Community resilience and capacity?'
Tuesday 10 September, 11:15am - 12pm

Gae Synnott, Director, Synnott Mulholland Management Services Pty Ltd
'Empowerment in community engagement (indigenous)'
Monday 9 September, 2:00pm – 2:45pm

Aaron Wallis, Director, Playce Pty Ltd
'Are we asking the right questions? A designer's perspective on effective inclusive youth engagement'
Wednesday 11 September, 3:45pm - 4:30pm

Sara Wilson, Associate Director - Communication & Community, AECOM Australia
'Hard lessons learned from critical infrastructure projects'
Tuesday 10 September, 11:15am - 12:00pm