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Not-for-Profit Governance Forum


Tuesday, 13 October 2020
9:00am to 3:30pm

View Sydney
17 Blue Street

CPD Hours


Cost (Inc GST)

$395.00 Member
$415.00 Subscriber
$425.00 Non-member

The health and wellbeing of our members, course attendees, and employees is a key priority. Read the latest information and updates about how we are managing events during the Coronavirus pandemic.  

Enrich. Pivot. Thrive.

Join our community of not-for-profit (NFP) employees and volunteers. You'll gain practical insights on best practice governance within the NFP sector. 
This year, we’re running a hybrid forum — attend in a safe face-to-face event or register to watch the session online.

Why you should attend?

  • Good governance and strong leadership is essential to the strength of your NFP organisation during these challenging times of significant sectoral change 
  • Our expert speakers will challenge current thinking, encourage innovation and share solutions that assist with operational and governance challenges 
  • You’ll gain practical governance knowledge and skills to support you in your role and lead to enhanced performance for the organisation as a whole 
  • This is an opportunity to interact with fellow NFP professionals on the key issues facing the sector. 

Key insights

  • director obligations  
  • workforce HR nuances 
  • innovation and sustainability during a pandemic 
  • financial crime and risks during a crisis 
  • practical case studies from NFPs in a crisis.   


  • Regulatory update
  • Legal implications for directors and officers during and post-covid
  • Sustainability and innovation in a new economic era
  • Governance in the aged care sector 
  • Governance reform

Speaker Highlights

  • Jack de Groot, Chief Executive Officer, St Vincent de Paul Society (Vinnies) NSW
  • Gary Johns, Commissioner, ACNC
  • Hannah Rose, Group Principal, Nexus Law Group
  • Paul Sadler, CEO, Presbyterian Aged Care
  • Trent Dean, CEO, Mercy Connect
  • Catherine Maxwell FGIA FCG, General Manager, Policy and Advocacy