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Conferences, Professional development workshops, Seminars and Webinars hosted by irsnsw.

Our programs are designed to inform and encourage members and their guests to add to their knowledge and understanding of industrial relations by bringing together representatives of trade unions, employers and Government, the legal profession and academics

Our presenters are leading practitioners in their field who bring their experience and expertise to our members. Their willingness to share their knowledge, debate their views and answer questions is a highlight at each of our events. Recent Keynote Speakers have included:

    • Commissioner Janine Webster - NSW IRC
    • Tim Mc Donald - Partner - Moray and Agnew
    • Luis Izzo Managing Director – ABLA
    • Deputy President Peter Sams - Fair Work Commission
    • Gerard Dwyer - National Secretary-Treasurer - Shop, Distributive and Allied Employee's Association
    • Senator the Hon Amanda Stoker - Assistant Minister to the Attorney-General, Assistant Minister for Industrial Relations and Assistant Minister for Women

Many events are complimentary or at a discounted fee for members.

Upcoming Events in NSW

    • 14 Mar 2024
    • 8:30 AM

    Elevating Your IR Expertise and Knowledge

    Onsite and remote attendance options available

    TOPICS Covered will INCLUDE:

    • Advocacy Skills
    • Workplace Investigations
    • Respect at Work
    • Equal Remuneration and Pay
    • NSW Industrial Relations Act 1996 Reform
    • Safety Inspections and Investigations
    • Enterprise Bargaining
    • Developments in relation to unfair dismissals and general protections claims
    Current Program

    Speakers Include:

    Deputy President Judith Wright - Fair Work Commission

    Enterprise Bargaining

    Deputy President  Alexandra Grayson - Fair Work Commission

    “Making Effective Submissions in the Fair Work Commission”

    Fay Calderone, Partner - Hall & Willcox

     “Respect @ Work Reforms"

    Jane Wright, Director and Principal, Workdynamic Australia

    “Workplace Investigations"

    David Cross, Legal Practice Director

    AI Group Workplace Lawyers

    “Developments in Unfair Dismissals and General Protections Claims”

    Christa Lenard Partner, Kingston Reid and President of the IRSNSW

    “The Changing NSW Jurisdiction: IR Act Reform”

    Julian Arndt Director, Australian Business Lawyers & Advisors

    “Equal Remuneration and Pay Equity”

    Michael Duncan and Nathan McDonald- SafeWork NSW

    “The Regulator's Perspective: Insights into WHS Investigations and Site Inspections”


    Interstate ALERA members are welcome to attend online. please email for booking details.

    • Registration commences at 8.30am. Opening Session will commence promptly at 8.45am.
    • Participants attending remotely will receive the link 24hrs before the event
    • Registrants are reminded of irsnsw Event Booking terms and Conditions
    • 03 May 2024
    • 9:30 AM
    • 05 May 2024