TalentX Agenda

Day 2 – Wednesday 16 October 2019
7.30

REGISTRATION OPEN

7.45

BREKKIE SERVED

8.00

LEARN @ BREKKIE LIVE!

Speaker: Graeme Cowan, Board Director, R U OK?/Co-Founder, FactorC
Brenden Carter, Co-Founder, FactorC

Talk: How Future Ready Leaders Build Team Mental Health
The future of work includes an increasing mental ill-health risk. CSIRO recently named rising mental health issues as one of the TOP 6 MEGATRENDS for the next 20 years.

Key Learning Points at a Glance:
– International and local case studies and discuss data driven decision making
– Caring for our teammates mental health … at scale. What can we do?

8.30

Interval

8.50

FUTURISTIX LIVE! 2019

MC: Danny Ginsberg, Outward Mindset Facilitator

Talk: Opening Comments

9.00

KEYNOTE LIVE!

Speaker: Cameron Schwab, Founder & CEO, idesignCEO

Talk:
Leadership is not Something to do, it is Something to be!
At the age of 24, he was appointed CEO of the famous Richmond Football Club, the youngest CEO in the 160-year history of the AFL, the preeminent ‘professional elite’ sporting competition in the country. As a CEO in this environment, expectations of the position often move faster than your capacity to build capability – always stretched, forever tested and never comfortable. Learning is a constant.

9.45

Interval

10.00

HEADLINER LIVE!

Topic at a Glance:
THE BIG QUESTION! How will the Future of Work, Influence Learning and Development

Panelists:

– Melanie Taylor, Global Director of L&D, O-I
– Debbie Key, National L&D Manager, Forty Winks (Moderator)
– Sue Dark, Co-Founder, Totara Learning
– Nicole White, Founder, The ID Crowd
– Paul Boicovitis, Senior Content Curator (Global), Telstra

10.45

NETWORK REFRESHMENT BREAK

11.30

TALENTX LIVE!

Speakers: Tani Jacobi, Group Learning Leader & James Bevelander, Creative Director, Digital Learning, Cotton On Group

Talk:
Developing a Leadership Program… the COG Way
When COG Uni was challenged to create a Leadership program, we knew we needed to think differently. Our solution? Leadership Academy: a program for everybody regardless of role or remit, level or location. Come see how we did it!

Key Learning Points at a Glance:

– Making leadership relevant and meaningful for everyone
– Embedding our ‘Leadership Academy’ and making part of the everyday.

12.00

Interval

12.15

TALENTX LIVE!

Speaker: Lauren Trethowan, Head of Organisational Development, MYOB

Talk:
Are you ready to Flex?
Come and find out how we’re structured to deliver great employee experiences and why we believe an exceptional Flexperience is a key moment that matters for employees.

Key Learning Points at a Glance:
– Our mindsets and beliefs about flexible work
– The importance of team working styles and readiness to flex.

12.45

Interval

1.00

TALENTX LIVE!

Speaker: Daniel Mottau, Regional L&D Manager, Zendesk

Talk:
Agility – The Secret to Greater People Experiences
Learning to treat your employees the way you’d treat your customers, with empathy, trust and compassion.

Key Learning Points at a Glance:
– Behaviourism teaches us that people operate differently under different circumstances. Let go, and let your people define their journeys to success
– Challenging systems, governed by fear, which pander to the lowest common denominator and fail to build on high performance.

1.30

BUFFET NETWORK LUNCH

2.45

TALENTX LIVE!

Speakers: Heidi Mayhew-Sanders, HR Director & Alex Gee Kee, People & Culture Advisor, Bentleys

Talk:
How Bentleys QLD Developed a High Performance Culture through a Curated Learning Journey
Find out how Bentleys created a learning program tailored to developing a high performance workforce that led them to winning a LearnX award.

Key Learning Points at a Glance:
– How to develop and refine a performance and learning culture through curated learning journeys
– Understand how you could build real differentiation by supporting your team in progressing their skills, and careers.

3.15

Interval

3.30

TALENTX LIVE!

Speaker: Anthea Piening, Best Practice Lead, Lion

Talk:
How can you Empower Employees to Navigate their Career in the Future of Work?
Learn how the award-winning team at LION successfully developed a career and development program for their marketing teams which drove both employee engagement and skills development.

Key Learning Points at a Glance:
Practical steps to put employees at the heart of every stage of the process
– Tips on navigating the challenges of a complex project with multiple stakeholders.

4.00

EVENT CONCLUDES

Celebratory network drinks will be served!

4.30

LEARNX LIVE! AWARDS SHOW KEYNOTE

Speaker: Lorin Nicholson, Record-Breaking Cyclist, Award-Winning Musician, Best-Selling Author, Motivational Speaker, Blind from Birth
Topic: The Risk we all Must Take!
Many people consider living a normal life a huge achievement for someone who is blind. If this is the case, then Lorin is ‘definitely’ not normal!
Get Ready to be Captivated and Inspired by Lorin.

5.15

LEARNX LIVE! AWARDS CEREMONY

7.00

EVENT CONCLUDES!