The 2nd Annual Queensland Public Sector Managers, Directors and Emerging Leaders Forum 2017

4 - 7 December 2017 - Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre


Building on the success of the first Queensland Public Sector Managers,Directors and Emerging Leaders Forum, Liquid Learning is pleased to present this year’s event, exploring the inherent qualities of innovative, influential and accomplished Public Sector leaders. In a dynamic and changing environment, Public Sector leaders must be brave and lead with conviction to stand out from the crowd. Over this two day forum, you will meet and learn from leaders of the Public Sector who have successfully made the transition from management to leadership. You will also have the opportunity to hear from expert leadership coaches as they break down the psychology of leadership and empower you to reach your leadership potential.


  • Make the transition from manager to leader 
  • Lead through times of change and uncertainty 
  • Explore the core competencies of a successful leader 
  • Take command of your career with confidence

Featured speakers include:

  • Tamara O’Shea Director General Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing
  • Miles Vass Deputy Director-General Department of Transport and Main Roads
  • Damian Gould Chief Executive Officer Building Queensland
  • Kerry Petersen Deputy Director-General, Office of the Commonwealth Games Department of Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games
  • David McGahey Brigadier Director General Plan Centaur Department of Defence
  • Kimberley Dripps Assistant Director-General and Chief Advisor, Queensland Government Procurement Department of Housing and Public Works

View the full speaker line up and program

Contact us:

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  • Phone: +61 2 8239 9711
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