ITECA Executive Leadership Briefings


The ITECA Executive Leadership Briefings are exclusive member-only events for senior executives from independent providers in the higher education, vocational education, training and skills sectors.

Guest speakers include Ministers, Shadow Ministers, senior government officials, plus leaders from across the nation’s business community.  They provide insights into what is driving changes to the commercial and regulatory environment in which independent tertiary education providers deliver high-quality training.

Participation in ITECA Executive Leadership Briefings is by invitation only, highlighting the value of these events that comes with ITECA membership.  The next event is:

Sen. Hon. Jonathon Duniam
Federal Assistant Minister for Regional Tourism

Topic: Path to recovery in tourism and hospitality
17 November 2020 – Online Event
Invitation only (Numbers Limited)

The ITECA Executive Leadership Briefings are a high-value business and career opportunity.  They introduce you to key stakeholders across government, the business community, and education sector who can help provide you with insights into make informed business decisions.


Past Presenter –
Kate Carnell AO

Federal Small Business & Family Enterprise Ombudsman

From the challenges in small businesses accessing loans to the wayward nature of vocational training regulators, Kate's presentation provided an assurance that somebody is looking out for small business.
Past Presenter
James Pearson, Chief Executive Officer

Chief Executive, Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry

The leadership of independent tertiary education providers heard from one of Australia's leading policy advocates on what a skills and knowledge-based economic recovery looks like.
Past Presenter
Ged Kearney MP

Federal Shadow Minister for Skills

The federal Labor Opposition has an overt preference for public TAFE colleges, so leaders received an update on how the alternative government views a competitive skills training sector.
Past Presenter
Craig Robertson, 
Chief Executive Officer
TAFE Directors Australia

Although there is some competitive tension between independent providers and public TAFE colleges, they have a shared interest in promoting the reputation of the sector which was the focus of this briefing.

ITECA members are united, informed and influential thanks to events such as the ITECA Executive Leadership Briefings, it’s a great time to get involved.

Further Information ―

The ITECA events team welcomes the opportunity to discuss these events with you further and for information simply email or alternatively telephone 1300 421 017.  You can also keep up to date by following ITECA on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.


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