August 2015 (#206)


In this update:

  • TI AUSTRALIA EVENTS: Cobus de Swardt, TI Managing Director, in Australia
  • TI Australia CEO position advertised
  • TI Australia Board – Directorship Opportunity
  • REMINDER: TI Australia Survey – Public Sector Corruption in Australia

TI AUSTRALIA EVENTS

Cobus de Swardt, Transparency International Managing Director, in Australia

Melbourne Event: Purchasing Power: the state of corruption today and what’s coming next

A presentation and Q&A session: Mon 7 Sept – 5.30-7.30pm, Freshwater Place, Level 19, 2 Southbank Boulevard, Southbank. RSVP by 2 Sept 2015 to a1admin@transparency.org.au

 

Sydney Event: A Conversation with Cobus – Are we winning the fight against corruption?

An intimate breakfast event: Wed 9 Sept – 7.30-9am, Ernst & Young, 680 George Street, Sydney.

RSVP: email nswtia@gmail.com including name, email and contact phone by 5pm Wed 26 Aug. Teleconference available.

 

TI Australia CEO position advertised

The Board of TI Australia has recently completed a new Strategic Plan covering the three-year period 2015-2018 and is seeking to appoint an inaugural CEO to establish the team, secure the funding base and roll out the strategy. Details of this vital full-time role (located in Melbourne) available here. The advertising period closes on Monday 31 August.

 

TI Australia Board – Directorship Opportunity

The Board of TI Australia has recently completed a new Strategic Plan covering the three-year period 2015-2018 and is now looking to appoint an additional director to supplement its skills base to align with the organisation’s growth strategy.

 

REMINDER: TI Australia Survey – Public Sector Corruption in Australia

If you have experienced difficulties completing the survey, the technical glitch has been overcome. Just a reminder that the survey closes Fri 28 August. Click here to access the survey.

 

EVENTS

Reflections on Corruption: NSW & Beyond Conference – 28 August 2015: A Law Society of NSW conference with a focus on ethics and regulatory systems. With Prof J Pat Dobel, University of Washington; TI Australia Chair, Roger Gyles AO QC; Quentin Dempster AM; Arthur Moses SC and more.

 

16th International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) – 2-4 September 2015 – registrations open: The IACC will attract up to 1,000 participants from over 135 countries. Under the theme Ending Impunity: People. Integrity. Action, the conference will be held in Putrajaya, Malaysia.

 

TI Australia e-Update #206

August 2015

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