LACHLAN MACQUARIE LECTURE

Eddie Woo | Leader, Mathematics Growth, School Operations and Performance, NSW Department of Education

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

Hon. Sarah Mitchell MLC | NSW Minister for Education and Early Childhood Learning

Introduced by Murat Dizdar | Deputy Secretary School Operations and Performance, School Infrastructure NSW

GREATER WESTERN SYDNEY'S ECONOMIC OUTLOOK

Peter Achterstraat AM | Commissioner, NSW Productivity Commission

Leanne Bloch-Jorgensen | Head of Thought Leadership and Insights, Corporate and Institutional Bank, National Australia Bank

Adam Leto | Executive Director, Western Sydney Leadership Dialogue

Graeme Loy | Chief Executive, Western Sydney Local Health District

Moderator: Greg Dobson | Partner, EY

 

WELCOME & CITY SHOWCASE

Clr. Khal Asfour | Mayor, City of Canterbury Bankstown (Host City, Out There Summit 2019)

 

BEYOND BOOKS: DEVELOPING THE SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND LEADERSHIP OF GREATER WESTERN SYDNEY’S GEN-NEXT

Kerry Penton | Chief Delivery Officer, TAFE NSW

Andrew Phong | Community Adviser (The Academy), Western Sydney University

John Vassallo | Chief Executive Officer, Celestino / Sydney Science Park

Greg Whitby AM | Executive Director, Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta

Moderator: Dr. Linda O’Brien AM | Principal, School Leadership, Leadership and High Performance, NSW Department of Education

 

AUTHOR OF CHANGE

Bilal Hafda | Storyteller-in-Chief, Parramatta, Story Factory

Dr. Catherine Keenan AM | Executive Director, Story Factory

FEATURED ARTISTIC PERFORMANCE

Bryan Brown AM | Australian Actor and Bankstown Boy Sara Mansour | Co-Founder and Director, Bankstown Poetry Slam

DEFINING & GOVERNING THE CENTRAL RIVER CITY

Christopher Brown AM | Chairman, Western Sydney Leadership Dialogue

Lucy Turnbull AO | Chief Commissioner, Greater Sydney Commission

 

THE POPULATION DEBATE: IS IT TIME TO “TAP THE BRAKES” OR HIT THE ACCELERATOR?

Hon. Bob Carr | Professor (Climate and Business), UTS

Chris Johnson AM | Chief Executive Officer, Urban Taskforce

Janice Lee | Director, Economics, Regulation & Policy, EY

Kevin Young | Managing Director, Sydney Water

Moderator: Dr. Andy Marks | Assistant Vice-Chancellor, Strategy & Projects, Western Sydney University

 

CLOSING PERFORMANCE

320 Punchbowl High School

 

UNLEASHING GREATER WESTERN SYDNEY'S CREATIVE AND ACTIVE COMMUNITIES

Graeme Beattie | Director Community Services, City of Canterbury Bankstown

Lisa Havilah | Chief Executive, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences (Powerhouse Museum)

Marie Kanaan | Executive Manager of Sport and Community Development, Bankstown Sports

Craig McMaster | Executive Director, Sydney Coliseum Theatre, West HQ

Moderator: Rebecca Grasso | Director City Growth, Campbelltown City Council

EDUCATION INFRASTRUCTURE SHOWCASE: BUILDING A SMARTER GREATER WESTERN SYDNEY

Prof. Barney Glover AO | Vice-Chancellor and President, Western Sydney University

Lillian Gordon | Director Kimberwalli, Aboriginal Affairs NSW

Erik Maranik | Chief Operating Officer, School Infrastructure NSW

Dr. Michael Spence AC | Vice-Chancellor and Principal, The University of Sydney

Moderator: David Tow | Lead - Cities Consulting Group, WSP