The aged care sector has experienced over a decade of disruption in funding, clinical requirements and legislative changes amidst a background of changing consumer needs and expectations.The learnings from the financial services royal commission, as well as the recently established royal commission into Australia’s aged care sector highlight the importance of putting the consumer first and finding the right balance between societal purpose and sustainability.

Who should attend?

This workshop aims to equip directors, company secretaries, risk managers and other senior managers in aged care with insights, tools and questions to refine and strengthen their approaches. What work is required to ensure the board is well informed about governance and risk management framework issues?


Return to your organisation with:

  • insight into your organisation’s future challenges, requirements and key impacts of AACQA Standard 8, the royal commission and other government investigations,  inquiries and reviews
  • tools to assist you identify key governance risks for the aged care sector board
  • questions to help you evaluate the effectiveness of information given to the board
  • lessons learnt from inquiries into other industries.


Please click on your chosen date and region below to be taken to the registration portal.

Dates and Regions:

Tuesday 4 December 2018 – Adelaide, South Australia
BDO, 420 King William Street, Adelaide SA 5000

Tuesday 4 December 2018 – Brisbane, Queensland
Karstens Conference Centre, Level 24, 215 Adelaide Street, Brisbane QLD 4000

Tuesday 4 December 2018 – Perth, Western Australia
Governance Institute of Australia, Ground Floor, 8 Victoria Avenue, Perth WA 6000

Friday 7 December 2018 – Melbourne, Victoria
Governance Institute of Australia, Level 7, 500 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Tuesday 11 December 2018 – Sydney, New South Wales
Governance Institute of Australia, Level 10, 5 Hunter Street, Sydney NSW 2000


Proudly hosted by Governance Institute and Leading Age Services Australia:

Governance Institute of Australia is the only independent professional association with a sole focus on whole-of-organisation governance — best practice culture and ethics from the boardroom to the staff room. We are a leading professional membership association dedicated to the support and empowerment of those responsible for governance and risk management. Our events, education programs and extensive resources, provide our 7,000+ members and subscribers with the tools and knowledge to drive strong, accountable performance in their role and enhance their career in the future.