Local Government Professionals Australia WA in consultation with conference committees develop, organise and produce several local government specific conferences including:

Upcoming Conferences

The LG Professionals WA Annual State Conference


Held annually, this conference is the key professional development event in the calendar of Chief Executive Officers, Directors and Senior Managers in Local Government each year.
A great component of this popular event is our diverse trade display, which provides the ideal opportunity for delegates to talk with representatives from various companies; who supply goods and services to  the Local Government Industry. 
This popular event also aims to award and recognise those Local Government officers who demonstrate excellence and a high level of
achievement in Local Government, through the LG Professionals WA Honour Awards. 

  The Finance Professionals Conference

  The LG Professionals WA Finance Professionals Conference is the leading professional
  development event for Local Government officers working in the
  finance sector, with a program that focuses on topical issues from the
  ever changing finance environment. Again held annually, this conference
  also includes a diverse trade display featuring many finance sector
  companies, services and products such as banking, superannuation,
  asset valuation and insurance.    

The Mentors and Aspiring Leaders Conference

Held annually in the South West region of WA this is the key professional development conference for managers and officers in local government, many of whom will move into key decision making roles in the future. 
This conference aims to encourage these delegates to further develop their career in Local Government and to build relationships with suppliers attending the event.

  The Community Development Network Conference

  Hosted by the LG Professionals WA Community Development Network this biennial
  conference consistently delivers a high calibre event, attracting
  delegates from both local government and key community  
  organisations. This conference also features the LG Professionals WA 
  Community Development awards which aim to formally recognise
  the significant contributions made by professionals across a range
  of organisations working in Community Development in WA. 


The Women's forum

The bienneial women's forum aims to provide strategies for career development and is designed for officers who want to build a long term local government career that takes them to the top management levels. 

Delegates take away practical tips to advance their aspirations, boost their motivation and inspire them to take the next step.

Upcoming Conferences