NEXT GENERATION is NOW 2019 STEM Workforce Conference AGENDA

COFFEE AND REGISTRATION 8am
CONFERENCE COMMENCES 8.45am
JAN OWEN AM

CEO, Foundation for Young Australian

Conference MC

WELCOME & INTRODUCTION
JOHN TURNER

Chair, RDA Hunter

RDA HUNTER WELCOME & CONFERENCE OVERVIEW
JONATHAN BARR

Head of the Employment and Skills Unit

OECD – Paris

NEXT GENERATION: GLOBAL SKILLS TRENDS
NICOLETTE BARNARD

Head of Human Resources, Siemens

PRESENTATION TBC
MORNING TEA 10.30am
INDUSTRY PANEL – FACILITATED BY JAN OWEN

Andrew Chapman – BAE Systems

Claire Kluge – Boeing Defence Australia

Andrew Doyle – Lockheed Martin Australia

Martin Sainsbury – NSW Health Pathology

WHAT DOES NEXT GENERATION MEAN FOR INDUSTRY?
PROFESSOR ALEX ZELINSKY AO

University of Newcastle

INDUSTRY & UNIVERSITIES COLLABORATING FOR NEXT GEN SKILLS
LUNCH 12.35pm
TREVOR JOHN

Director of Regional Development and EO, RDA Hunter

THE VALUE OF RDA HUNTER’S STEM INITIATIVES
STUDENT PANEL – FACILITATED BY JAN OWEN

Primary, Secondary, TAFE, University

ARE WE READY FOR THE FUTURE?
JAN OWEN AM

CEO, Foundation for Young Australian

THE FUTURE OF WORK & LEADING CHANGE
CONFERENCE CONCLUDES 3pm
NETWORKING/DISCUSSION SESSION 3pm – 5pm
Conference Agenda (PDF)