27 & 28 March 2019 - Parkroyal Darling Harbour, Sydney
It's all about people and teams - Teams for the Future
We’re all challenged by tough problems.
Do you have a team mindset to meet the challenges?
Is an innovation skillset important to achieve your goals?
Are new tools valuable to your future success?
At innovation2019, we’ll address these issues and present case studies from an inspiring line up of leaders. Our speakers are from the coalface of innovation, sharing their insights. How they addressed their tough problems to create successful change.
At Hargraves, we talk to people every day about the challenges they face. Those conversations shape our agenda. The ideas and insights help us help you, your team and organisation deal with the tough problems. Learn how to improve performance through innovation and collaboration.
Innovation2019 delivers with thought-leading presentations and interactive sessions. Whether you’re new to innovation, a leader, or an expert, we’re sure you’ll experience an ‘ah ha’ moment.
The diversity of our presentations and workshops offers topics for everyone. Whether you learn something new for personal growth or discover a tip or new tool to make your work smarter.
2019 is all about TEAMS. Ensuring you and your team are engaged and empowered.
Why attend innovation2019?
We’re a trusted community, encouraging genuine and open collaboration and knowledge exchange.
Connect, share and learn from the personal experience of peer attendees.
An invaluable opportunity to network with peers from diverse sectors and industries.
CURRENT SPEAKER PROFILE
Do you know what Connected Leadership is?
Hear from one of our keynote speakers, Simon Mariner, Managing Partner of Black Isle Group. Simon will share how a connected leader is tomorrow’s answer to today’s issues – high performing individuals and teams who have the skills and tools to tackle complex challenges across the domains of customers, employees and technology.
innovation2019 leaders & experts in the room
This is what previous attendees said
“Firstly, thanks for a great day. Overall I found it very informative and thought provoking. I thought there was a great diversity of speakers over the day who provided unique insights and thoughts around innovation.”
“One of the most positive and valuable networking events I’ve attended: I left with a new perspective, new tools, and new friends, all of which will help me meet my organisation’s innovation challenges.”
– Linfox Australia
“If you want to learn about the latest innovation trends then I’d highly recommend attending a Hargraves’ event. Bringing like-minded people together to openly discuss issues is invaluable. I value the openness of attendees.”
“As someone who cares passionately about creating the best places for innovation and work, the Hargraves Conference certainly ticks the boxes! The people, the environment and the permission to spend time thinking and connecting are what makes this event so worthwhile.”
– Lend Lease
“Hargraves members always offer practical insight and advice about how to innovate. I could immediately see how to apply some of the lessons to our organisation to improve our innovation capability.”
– Coca-Cola Amatil
“The Hargraves conference provided exposure to people and their innovation experiences. Hargraves allows you to meet people that you wouldn’t normally meet and experience those innovation interactions you normally otherwise wouldn’t experience. Fantastic exchange of innovative ideas and experiences.”
– Meat & Livestock Australia
“I really enjoyed the recent Hargraves Conference and therefore wanted to extend my thanks and appreciation to you and your team for the effort around organising it, very relevant and fruitful.”
“I thoroughly enjoyed the day and the opportunity to network with other like-minded people. The presentations were varied and highly engaging – the perfect length too! Can’t wait for this event again!!”
– Health Education & Training Institute
“Attending the Hargraves Institute conference provides inspiration that is easily transferred into my daily work life, seeing how other organisations embrace innovation and positive change is highly effective and motivating.”
– Mid North Coast Local Health District
Thanks to our sponsor
Program : 27 March – Keynote Presentations
|9:20||Welcome, Allan Ryan, Executive Director
|9:30||Robert Meredith, Chief of Mindfulness
Do more for your core
|9:55||Simon Mariner, Managing Partner
Black Isle Group Australia
The Connected Leader – an antidote to chaos
|10:20||Janet Sernack, Founder & CEO
Innovation Coaching – applying creativity, design thinking, and innovation to leadership and teams in life and work
|11:15||Alex Blackwell, Captain
Sydney Thunder WBBL
Tools for success from the field of hard knocks
|11:40||Garth Worboys, A/Director Business Performance and Melissa Pollard, A/Associate Director – Continuous Improvement and Innovation
Breaking through the innovation barrier
|12.05||Sam Dransfield, Service Delivery Officer and Michael Malikides, Senior Project Manager
Uncomfortable truths – blind spots that can kill innovation
|12:30||Lunch & Networking|
|1:55||Brianna Casey, CEO
The power of partnerships
|2:20||Dr Christina Kirsch, Improvement and Innovation Manager and Damien Drew, Works Management Lead – Major Works Division
How to make Innovation work – Corporate Activism and Innovation in Government Bureaucracies
|3:15||Allan Ryan, Executive Director
Collaborate to Innovate
|3:40||Alister Webb, Author, Co-founder and Consulting Partner
What’s the Innovation Sweet Spot, and how do we get there?
|4:05||Peter Glasheen, Director
InnovationIQ – A global rating system for innovation management – enhancing performance and results
|4:30||Day 1 Conference close
|6:30||‘Blue’ Networking Dinner (Blend, Listen, Unwind & Enjoy)|
This agenda will be updated with presentation content as it is received and may be subject to change.
Program : 28 March – Workshops
Stream 1 – Team Tools
|9:00||Using involvement to grow teams
In this hands on workshop learn a dynamic framework that empowers teams to take accountability for decisions while ensuring high quality and sustainable outcomes.
Facilitated by Belinda Bright, Regional Managing Director Australia & NZ, Kepner-Tregoe
|11:00||Problem solving with confidence
Problem Solving skills are increasingly cited as the #1 transferrable skill for future leaders. This practical workshop will share 5 tips to make your problem solving faster and more effective and then give you an opportunity to your learning. Facilitated by Belinda Bright, Regional Managing Director Australia & NZ, Kepner-Tregoe
Stream 2 – You and Your Team
|9:00||Work on your career, not just in it
In this session you will learn how to manage your career by reconciling the often contradictory forces that face you every day. You will get tips and tools for navigating many tough questions.
Facilitated by Tess Julian, Program Director, Hargraves Institute
|11:00||An Inside Job – A collaborative workshop for future focussed teams
If you’re responsible for a program of work that represents systemic and sustainable change, this collective conversation is purposefully designed for you. An opportunity to workshop practical tools and strategies designed for teams in complex environments and hear from peers in different industries and organisations.
Facilitated by Jacqui Jordan, Founder and Executive Coach, The Black Crayon Collective
Stream 3 – Leaders Forum (Invitation Only)*
|9:00||Sharing the secrets of community, collaboration and innovation.
In this forum you’ll be invited to raise your ‘tough problem’ and have peer participants and experts collaborate and share solutions. Likewise, share your experience to help others address their ‘tough problems’. This invite only* Leaders Forum is suitable for all leaders of innovation including strategy, communications, HR and community managers. Facilitated by Allan Ryan, Executive Director, Hargraves Institute
|11:00||Leaders Forum continues|
|12:30||Lunch & Networking|
|1:30||STREAMS 1, 2 & 3 NOW MERGE
Collaboration Masterclass for leaders and teams
This is an insight session to see how everyone can be a Connected Leader in today’s modern workplace.
Facilitated by Tess Julian, Program Director and Allan Ryan, Executive Director, Hargraves Institute
|3:30||Innovation Capability (mindset, skillset, toolset) for individuals and teams
Facilitated by Tess Julian, Program Director and Allan Ryan, Executive Director, Hargraves Institute with Peter Glasheen, Director, Stratovation
* Acceptance at Hargraves discretion and on a first in first served basis to maintain your confidentiality.
Individual Member $1,750
Individual Guest $2,080
Team Pack (3 people to all events) $4,800
Corporate Pack (4 to D1 & D2 + Table 8) $9,900
@ Parkroyal Darling Harbour
27 & 28 March 2019
Thanks for your support and purchasing a Corporate Pack
We hope you will join us at innovation2019
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Lisa,
our Conference Coordinator, email@example.com