As the situation regarding COVID-19 continues to unfold, the health and safety of IPAA’s customers, speakers and staff is paramount.

Therefore, we have made the decision to reschedule IPAAeX to Tuesday 20 October 2020. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact IPAA Events Team on 02 8066 1911 or at

IPAAeX is the National Conference for the Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA), the professional association focused on excellence and professionalism in public administration. IPAA has divisions in all states and territories of Australia, with a different division hosting the National Conference each year. In 2020, the IPAA National Conference is being hosted by IPAA NSW.

Attracting more than 400 delegates and exhibitors from around the country, IPAAeX is Australia’s premier event for the public sector. This one day event will be filled with inspiring TED-style presentations, thought provoking conversations and our interactive IPAAeX hub where you can meet the speakers. Discover what re-inventing service in a new decade looks like including how to create and realise public value, deliver better customer service, build a public service that is fit for the future and more. 

The Conference will be held in Sydney on Tuesday 20 October 2020 at Riverside Theatres, Parramatta.

The Dinner and Garran Oration will be held the evening before the Conference at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney.

We hope you will join us and be inspired to build your connections, your capabilities and your confidence for the purpose of increasing your impact on the lives of citizens.

For more information, please visit the IPAAeX website.