Personal and Executive Assistants' Conference

This conference is dedicated to inspiring and empowering local government personal and executive assistants to further fulfil their potential and achieve new standards of performance.

The event this year will be held on Friday 10 August 2018 at the Swissotel, 68 Market St SYDNEY from 9am–4.30pm.

Senior staff are encouraged to support their personal and executive assistants and other interested administrative staff to attend this important professional development activity.

On Thursday 9 August 2018, LGNSW will hold the pre-conference networking dinner, welcoming delegates from the metropolitan, rural, regional and far west councils.  The networking event will include dinner and feature fabulous musical entertainment with members of the popular Australian band The Cockroaches and previous members of The Wiggles.  The theme is 'Diamonds are Forever'. The dinner is included in the conference registration.

By attending the conference, personal assistants will learn from a mix of professional and leading practitioners about trends, ideas and practical skills that will support them to meet the multiple demands of their daily work.  There are also lots of networking opportunities with local government peers.

Key learning areas include:

  • The Role of the Assistant
  • Leadership and Business Acumen
  • Working with different management & communication styles
  • The Power of Mindfulness
  • Working with Emotional Intelligence
  • A career journey and one in the making, plus others

See agenda for details



A special rate has been secured with the Swissotel but there are limited places.

You can now book accommodation using the code LOCA0818 to receive the rate of $305 room only.

Email – or call +61 2 9238 8888 and ask to speak to Reservations.