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Shaping the future of governance in Australia

A national membership association, Governance Institute of Australia advocates for a community of governance and risk management professionals, equipping over 8,000 members with the tools to drive better governance within their organisation.

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Governance Institute offers exclusive membership and a range of diverse study programs and courses, providing comprehensive expert training and knowledge in good governance practices.

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Unlock the gateway to professional advancement with Governance Institute of Australia's membership. Elevate your career, impress your board, and stay ahead of the competition as you become the go-to expert.

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Effective Director Course - Women's Only

Supporting women on their journey to the boardroom. Listen and learn from the real-world stories of our female facilitators on how they have successfully navigated the boardroom. Meet an executive recruiter and meet a female non-executive director as they outline ways to find your first board roles and how to thrive in the boardroom.

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Join us throughout the year for a diverse array of events, from engaging conferences and insightful webinars to vibrant social gatherings, fostering connections among industry professionals.

  • Thu 18 Jul
    Virtual discussion group: Emerging professionals - QLD Not Applicable
  • Wed 24 Jul
    Not-for-Profit Governance Forum 2024 Emporium Hotel 267 Grey St, Southbank QLD
  • Wed 24 Jul
    Virtual Not-for-Profit Governance Forum 2024 Not Applicable
  • Wed 24 Jul
    Virtual Postgraduate Information Session: Semester 2/24 Not Applicable
  • Thu 25 Jul
    NSW Fellows Roundtable: How Leaders can Build Psychosocial Safety in the Workplace PKF Sydney Level 8, 1 O’Connell Street, Sydney NSW
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Stay informed and empowered with our Governance Institute journal, Governance Directions, delivering the latest articles and practical updates for mastering your governance and risk management role.

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