"Our Mission is to generate and maintain an active network of finance and accounting professionals encompassing all organisations in the NSW public sector."



 

 - Upcoming Events --

2018 - Beans for Beancounters

Beans for Beancounters is a new program to assist in building contacts and a support network, share ideas and experiences to help others, and draw upon others to assist in solving problems and dealing with issues. All this while having a cup of coffee with your colleagues across the Sector.

These sessions contribute to your CPD hours with CPA Australia and CA Australia and New Zealand. The sessions are being held across Sydney including Burwood, Parramatta, Gosford, as well as different parts of the Sydney CBD.

For the upcoming schedule, please click HERE.

For more information, please contact Libby Stratford: EStratford@odpp.nsw.gov.au 

 

 - Other Planned Events --

Final details will be added closer to the event dates.


 - Past Events -

~2017~

Technical Session: Focus on
Revenue Recognition and accounting for Leases;

19 October 2017
City Venue – William Wilkins, Bridge Street
Morning event.

The ever popular HOT TOPICS; Contemporary Issues on the Move
Date: Thursday 24th August 2017
Registration: 2:45pm - 3:15pm
Event: 3:15pm (sharp) - 6:30pm (including refreshments and networking from 5:30pm)
Venue: William Wilkins Gallery (Department of Education),
 Level 7, 35 Bridge Street, Sydney

CFO and Senior Finance Executive Forum; 
Office of State Revenue - the collection of State Debt - an end to end debt management and collection solution, with presentations from The Hon. Victor Dominello, Minister for Finance, Services and Property and senior Executives of the Office of State Revenue including Chief Commissioner of State Revenue, Stephen Brady.
 
Event Details

Date: Tuesday 27th June 2017
Registration: 9:00 – 9:30am
Event: 9:30 – 12:30pm
 

Minister Dominello at the June 2017 CFO Forum

Commissioning in Practice: the implementation of NDIS from a Line Agency perspective.
This event brings together senior representatives from Line and Central Agencies including Family and Community Services and NSW Treasury to provide a unique insight into the impact of the NDIS in NSW.

Event Details

Date: Friday 26th May 2017

Registration: 1.45 – 2.15PM

Event: 2.15 – 4.30pm

Drinks and canapés to network and welcome the new Advisory Board members; 4.30 – 5.30 pm

Venue: Sydney Water, 1 Smith Street, Parramatta NSW 2150


Technical Session: Valuations,
avoiding the pit falls and stories from the Sector;

Date: Wednesday 21st March 2017
Registration: 8:15 - 8:45am, Event: 8:45 - 12:30pm
Light lunch and networking opportunity: 12:30 - 1:30pm
Venue: William Wilkins Gallery (Department of Education), Level 7, 35 Bridge Street, Sydney
Further details
here.

The recent March 2017 CoFP Technical session on valuations, which had an excellent attendance.


CFO Forum
Event details:
Date: Thursday 24th November 2016
Registration: 8:15am – 8:40am
Event: 8:40am – 12:20pm
Networking and Lunch: 12:20 – 1:15pm
Venue: William Wilkins Gallery (Department of Education), Level 7, 35 Bridge Street, Sydney

Breakfast with Jane Gleeson-White to discuss her latest novel:
Six Capitals – The revolution capitalism has to have –
or Can Accountants Save the Planet
Event details:
Date: Wednesday 16th November 2016
Registration: 7:30 – 8:15am
Event: 8:15 - 9:30am
Venue: William Wilkins Gallery (Department of Education), Level 7, 35 Bridge Street, Sydney

The Value of a Cup of Coffee
 Event details:
Date: Wednesday 17th August 2016
Registration: 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Event: 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Networking and Refreshments: 5:00 - 6:15pm
Venue: William Wilkins Gallery, Level 7, 35 Bridge Street, Sydney
 
Western Sydney Update
 Event details:
Date: Friday 24th June 2016
Venue: Sydney Water, 1 Smith Street, Parramatta.
 
CFO Forum
Thursday 5th May 2016
Event Details
Registration: 8:15- 8:45am
Event: 8:45am - 12:30pm
Networking and Lunch: 12:30 - 1:30pm
Venue: William Wilkins Gallery (Department of Education), Level 7, 35 Bridge Street, Sydney.

Wednesday, 23 March 2016

The GREAT DEBATE: In the public sector environment, TOPIC:

EQ versus IQ, which is more important for today’s financial professional?

 

Event Details
Registration: 3:15 - 3:45pm
Event: 3:45 - 5:30pm
Networking and Refreshments: 5:30 - 6:30pm
Venue: William Wilkins Gallery (Department of Education), Level 7, 35 Bridge Street, Sydney.

~2015~ 

Wednesday, 18 November 2015

BREAKFAST EVENT - Innovation and the Australian Knowledge Economy

Registration and light breakfast: 7:15am to 8:00am

Event: 8:00am to 9:30am 

Venue: Centenary Auditorium, Art Gallery of New South Wales,

Art Gallery Road, the Domain

Wednesday, 29 July 2015

HOT TOPICS

Hot Topics is back! We will have another Hot Topics event this year, where we can discuss current issues in accounting and finance as well as other soft-skills related topics, in a speed dating type of format.

Event 3:30pm to 5:30pm followed by networking and refreshments

To be held in the William Wilkins Gallery, 35 Bridge Street, Sydney

Friday, 22 May 2015

PARRAMATTA: Finance Professionals supporting Utilities in NSW

Including Sydney Water, TransGrid, and the Financial Management Transformation Program

Event: 3:00pm to 5:15pm; To be held at Sydney Water

Wednesday, 22 April 2015

The GREAT DEBATE: In the public sector environment, youth is a greater asset than experience

Event 3:30pm to 5:30pm followed by networking and refreshments

To be held in the William Wilkins Gallery, 35 Bridge Street, Sydney

~2014~

Wednesday, 26 February 2014

Event: 3:30 to 5:30pm

(followed by networking)

COMPLEXITIES IN ASSET VALUATION

Venue: Level 41, Governor Macquarie Tower, 1 Farrer Place Sydney

~2013~

Wednesday, 11 December 2013

Registration & Breakfast: 7:15 to 8:00am
Event: 8:00 to 9:30am

INNOVATE AT BREAKFAST

Venue:Level 41, Governor Macquarie Tower, 1 Farrer Place Sydney

To find out about RSVP details, please view the Invitation Flyer here

Wednesday, 14 August 2013

from 3:15pm to 6:30pm (including refreshments and networking from 5:30pm)

Hot Topics: Contemporary Issues on the Move

Venue: William Wilkins Gallery, Level 7, 35 Bridge Street

Sydney (Department of Education and Communities)

Tuesday, 19 March 2013

from 3:30pm to 6:30pm (including refreshments and networking from 5:30pm)

Complexities of Public Sector Accounting

Toll Roads & PPPs Asset Valuation

Venue:Level 41, Governor Macquarie Tower, 1 Farrer Place Sydney

For more information, please click here.

To register go to the IPAA NSW website using this link.

~2012~

Tuesday, 7 August 2012

from 3:15pm to 6:30pm (including refreshments and networking from 5:30pm)

Hot Topics: Contemporary Issues on the Move

Venue: William Wilkins Gallery, Level 7, 35 Bridge Street

Sydney (Department of Education and Communities)

For more details, please click here.

Wednesday 28th March 2012 (Member Event)

Topic: The impact of the GFC on the public sector

Speaker: Percy Allan

Venue: Level 41 Governor Macquarie Tower

For more details please click here.

Thursday 15th March 2012 CFO Forum

~2011~

22 November 2011: Decades of Experience - Breakfast at GMT

For more details click here.

To register click here.

10 August 2011: Hot Topics (for all members) "Contemporary Issues on the Move" was held in the Steve Waugh Room at the Sydney Cricket Ground (Map)

For more details click here.

Monday 21st March 2011: Lunchtime Forum

Venue: The Apprentice Restaurant, TAFE NSW

Level 7, Building E, 731-695 Harris St, Ultimo

~2010~

Monday 29th November 2010: Topic - How to Build Optimism and Influence People.

Venue: Level 47, MLC Centre

Trade & Investment Centre: State & Regional Development

Click here for more information.

Thursday 18th November 2010: Hosted by NSW Treasury
Venue: Level 41, Governor Macquarie Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney

Tuesday 24th August 2010: Hosted by ServiceFirst
Venue: McKell Building, Rawson Street, Sydney

Tuesday 17th August 2010: Hot Topics - Contemporary Issues on the Move.

Venue is Powerhouse Museum, Transport Exhibition

500 Harris Street, Ultimo

For more details click here.

Tuesday 18th May 2010: Hosted by Department of Education & Training
Venue: William Wilkins Gallery, Bridge Street, Sydney

Thursday 29th April 2010: COAG: Co-operative Reform Panel

Click here for more information on the COAG Panel.

Tuesday 23rd February 2010: Hosted by WorkCover
Venue: State Library of New South Wales, Macquarie Street, Sydney

Click CFO Forum Invitation for details.

~2009~

17 November 2009: Quarterly CFO Forum - Sharing ideas on Contemporary Issues

29 October 2009: Sustainable Service Delivery: A Panel Discussion (for all members),

was held at Governor Macquarie Tower, Sydney

Click on the hotlink for information flyer.

26 August 2009: Quarterly CFO Forum - Sharing ideas on Contemporary Issues

17 August 2009: Hot Topics 2008/09 (for all members) "Contemporary Issues on the Move" was held at McKell Building, Sydney

For more information click on the hotlink Hot Topics Forum 2009 event Flyer

20 May 2009: Quarterly CFO Forum - Sharing ideas on Contemporary Issues.

5 February 2009:  "A Conversation with the Auditor General" (for all members)  was held at              Governor Macquarie Tower, Sydney

Click on the hotlink for information flyer.

 

~2008~

"Enhancing Your Career" was held at William Wilkins Gallery, Department of Education & Training, Sydney on Wed 3rd December 2008.

Click on HERE to download information.

~Launch~

The Official Launch of The Community was held at The State Library of NSW on Thursday 18th September 2008. For an online video of the Official Launch click HERE.

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