27 - 28 November, 2018 | Canberra, ACT

Julie Sloan


Chief Executive
Workforce Planning Global


10:00 AM Strategic and Operational Workforce Planning Master Class – from Foundational to Advanced Capabilities

What an opportunity to learn from the best.  Join international award winning and globally recognised leaders in Workforce Planning and HR Analytics as they deliver a Master Class in Strategic and Operational Workforce Planning. 

Julie Sloan, lead writer of the Australian and ISO Workforce Planning Standards and CEO Workforce Planning Global, and  Quentin O’Grady, Chief Architect of the Workforce Optimisation Tool will guide you through the core elements of and build your capability in foundational, intermediate and advanced level workforce planning, analytics and reporting.

Key Learning Outcomes:

  • Building strategic and operational workforce planning capability
  • Applying the Australian and ISO Workforce Planning Standards
  • Understanding the more complex steps in workforce planning – segmenting the workforce, demand and supply gap analysis, future focused scenario planning
  • Understanding low to high complexity workforce analytics
  • Demonstration of a user friendly and transferrable to any size organisation workforce planning and analytics dashboard
  • Applying evidence based workforce planning to workforce risk management and mitigation strategies
  • Integrating workforce planning into the business planning cycle
  • Establishing workforce planning succession in your organisation
  • Measuring the ROI in workforce planning initiatives

9:00 AM Opening Remarks and Presentation by the Conference Chair: International Accreditation on Workforce Planning

As the lead writer for both the inaugural Australian and International standards on Workforce Planning, Julie Sloan will open the conference with an overview of what’s happening around the globe in strategic workforce planning. 

Conference Chair and Speaker:

9:00 AM Opening Remarks by the Conference Chair

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1:20 PM Expert Panel Discussion: Collaborative Workforce Planning to Increase Workforce Engagement

With workforce planning being a critical cog in shaping your organisation’s future, it is important to understand why collaboration is a key to success. Knowing what’s important to your business and your employees will help to inform better decisions and increase the level of engagement, which will help build the right skills and people for the future. This panel will look at:

  • Avoiding silos – How to maintain relationships with key departments to increase skill sets and engagement of multiple roles
  • Human Resources and Data Maturity – Understanding your responsibilities and what is required on your part to help facilitate growth in the workforce
  • Analysing your organisation’s readiness for change and how to adapt a broad willingness to control change, engage early and engage often


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Julie.

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