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TDSA 2013 CONFERENCE DVD – Now Available~

NFPs – Survive or Perish 

“What’s Driving Your Future?”

The conference according to the feedback forms was VERY well received; Rave reviews indeed!

This conference we are not loading powerpoint presentations to the website.  Rather we have made available for sale at a discounted price for attendees versus those who couldn’t make it, but were interested a DVD of the event.

The DVD contains:

  • 5 keynote video presentations professionally recorded and edited
  • powerpoints for ALL speakers’ presentations
  • all supporting documents/resources provided by some speakers
  • post conference folder with conference photos and listing of attendee organisations and first names

All conveniently arranged in separate folders for each presenter.


$40 to conference attendees      $80 for non-attendees

To order a copy click here to download an order form.

Thank you for coming along and making the conference the excellent proceeding the feedback forms overwhelming indicated.

 To refresh your memory of the presenter and the program scroll down:

Day 1

Thursday 25th July

07.30 Registration & competition entry  &  Light  breakfast
08.00 Official opening & Welcome to country
Theme:    “The big picture
08.15 – 09.15 Keynote # 1: “The current confidence of NFPs”Mark Reading – Corporate Responsibility Partner, PriceWaterhouseCoopersStretch before next speaker
09.20 – 10.20 Keynote   # 2: “Policy context for the third sector – Future direction”Christopher Stone – Research Director, Centre for Policy Development, Public Service Research ProgramStretch before next speaker
10.30 – 11.30 Keynote   # 3: “How NFPs will operate – Future direction” Alex Lara, Advice Services, Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission
11.30 – 11.45 Morning Tea &    networking
Theme: “Financial survival – More things to consider”
11.45 – 1.15
•Jovita Gartlan, Corporate Finance Partner, Deloitte
•Linda Lavarch, Chair, NFP Sector Reform Council
1.15 – 2.30 Lunch  and   Launch of 4 Self-Help Guides
Theme: “Will survival depend on volunteers
2.30 – 3.30
•Karyn Walsh, President, Qld Council of Social Service (QCOSS)
•Jelenko Dragisic, Former CEO, Volunteering Qld
3.30 – 3.45 Afternoon Tea & networking
Theme: “Sector thoughts on YOUR future”
3.45- 4.45 Focus groups to brainstorm around key questions such as:

•What issues does the future for NFP raise for you?
•What you need to address in your organisation to survive?
•How we can be heard
•And more
5.00 TDSA  AGM

Day 2

Friday 26th July –  Theme: Upgearing for a changing  environment

08.00 – 08.15 Welcome to day 2, welcome to country & competition entry
08.15 – 9.15 Legal entity structure – NFP & Social Enterprise – Glenn Poole, Executive-in-Residence, Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies
9.15 – 10.15 Measuring Social Outcomes (Social Auditing) & Finance Structures– Ken Leigh
10.15 – 10.30 Morning Tea  & Competition draw & networking
10.30 – 11.30 Business planning vs Strategic Planning – Bruce Moffat, Chief Financial Officer, Kyabra
11.30 – 12.30 Working Together for Sustainability: Partnerships, Collaborations and Mergers – Trevor Carlyon, author or the Green Paper: Working Together
12.30 – 1.15 Lunch
1.15 – 2.15 HR – Giving your staff a pay rise that doesn’t cost you anything – Gaylene Smith, Business Consultant
2.15 – 3.15 Managing and leading in changing environments – Paul Johnson, Community Care Manager, Leading Age Services Australia
3.15 Conference Close & Afternoon Tea