On the Couch with Kathrina Lo: Online

On the Couch with Kathrina Lo: Online
Live Online Event
Monday 31 August 2020
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (AEST)
Professional & Associate $0
Affiliate $35
Non Member $55
Registrations for this event close 28 August at 12:00 PM



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Our 23rd On the Couch series features Kathrina Lo, Commissioner, Public Service Commission.

ABOUT THIS EVENT

Stewards of the Sector is a series of informal interviews with key leaders of the public sector. Hosted by former ABC journalist, Monica Attard, these interviews explore the person behind the role, their influences and priorities, and their insights into the future of the public sector. 

Our special guest for this event is Kathrina Lo, Public Service Commissioner, Public Service Commission. 

Prior to being appointed to the role, Kathrina was Deputy Secretary for the Department of Communities and Justice.

Previous On the Couch interviewees have included Amy Brown (Deputy Secretary, NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet), Rodd Staples (Secretary, Transport for NSW), Margaret Crawford (Auditor-General of New South Wales),  Emma Hogan (Secretary, Customer Service Cluster and former Public Service Commissioner), Damon Rees (Chief Executive Officer, Service NSW), Tim Reardon (Secretary, NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet), Mark Scott (Secretary, NSW Department of Education) and Elizabeth Koff (Secretary, NSW Ministry of Health).

WHY YOU SHOULD REGISTER

100% of respondents to our event survey rated the On the Couch with Amy Brown as good to excellent. 

“These events provide wonderful insights to the thinking of senior leaders that would be unavailable except to close friends” – Anonymous

 
The Public Service Commissioner is an independent office holder. Kathrina is passionate about working in the public interest and is a champion for diversity and inclusion.

This is an opportunity to hear first-hand about Kathrina’s leadership style and aspirations in an informal interview conducted by an award-winning journalist. 

The interview concludes with a brief Q&A session with live questions from the audience.

SPEAKER

Kathrina Lo
NSW Public Service Commissioner
NSW Public Service Commission



Kathrina joined the Commission in April 2020 after previously working as a Deputy Secretary for the Department of Communities and Justice.

Kathrina has extensive public sector experience with both state and federal governments. She has held senior executive roles in the NSW Department of Justice, NSW Audit Office and NSW Information and Privacy Commission.

Kathrina has qualifications in law and economics. She is passionate about working in the public interest, and is a champion for diversity and inclusion.

The Public Service Commissioner is an independent office holder.


FACILITATOR

Monica Attard


Monica spent 28 years at the ABC working across radio and television. She was the ABC’s Russia correspondent at possibly the best time in modern history to be a Russian correspondent.

She reported on the coup against Mikhail Gorbachev, the collapse of Soviet communism, the rise of Boris Yeltsin and his peculiar brand of capitalism and democracy, the first Chechen war and she covered civil wars across the old Soviet Union. Four years of covering the revolution left her with just enough energy to pump out a book about the events.

Monica is now working with CNN International and The Hoopla, a women’s website, based in Sydney.
 

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Due to the content of On the Couch IPAA does not record these events, therefore this event will not be available for retrospective viewing.

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Contact

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When
31/08/2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where
Sydney, NSW AUSTRALIA
 

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