Event details

Public Sector Assurance Forum 2022 - Hybrid Event

4 & 5 August 2022

The Public Sector Assurance Forum 2022 is designed for internal audit, risk, compliance and governance professionals working across the public sector. Key topics be addressed at the forum include:

  • ESG Australian and international perspectives
  • Audting policy
  • Auditing supply chain risk 
  • Grants management and best-practice
  • Incorporating mental health into your WHS framework 
  • Cognitive hacking and Big Tech platforms
  • Annual Performance Statements including issues and the role of assurance

Speakers featuring on the program inlcude:

  • Ray Griggs AO CSC, Secretary, Department of Social Services
  • Samantha Palmer, General Manager Visitor Economy and Client Programs; Diversity & Inclusion Champion, Austrade
  • Amy Willmott, Senior Director, Industry and Infrastructure, Performance Audit Services Group, Australian National Audit Office
  • Freya Marsden, Board Director & Chair Risk and Audit, including Independent Chair, Victorian Government Sustainability and Independent Director, APCO
  • Kate Dann, Assistant Secretary - Defence Industry Security Integration, Department of Defence 
  • Jenny Morison AM, Independent Member/ Chair of Commonwealth Audit

In 2022, this forum will be delivered as a hybrid event that will give attendees the option to attend in person at the Hyatt Hotel, Canberra or virtually from the convenience of their home or office.  


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Registration Fees (pp in AUD)

Registration Type

Individual Registration Fee

Fees – Early Bird

Early Bird until 21/07/22

In-person Member


In-person Non-Member


Online Early Bird Member


Online Early Bird Non-Member



Standard starting from 22/07/22

Standard Member


Standard Non-Member


Online Standard Member


Online Standard Non-Member


Workshops - In-person only

Register anytime

Attend One Workshop - Member


Attend One Workshop – Non-Member


Attend Both Workshops – Member


Attend Both Workshops – Non-Member


#Groups Special (Only applicable to in-person booking) - A group discount of 10% applies when 3 or more people from the same organisation book at the same time and a 4th person can attend free of charge. Applicable Member/Non-Member rates apply within the group booking.


Please note that group discounts are not available for virtual attendees.


Updated Cancellation Policy for in-person bookings.    
If you are registered to attend the in-person program and are unwell or in isolation due to COVID we will offer you a refund or less AUD $200.00 administration fee, or hold your funds on credit to use at another time. Subject to provision of evidence from the relevant government bodies. A substitute delegate will be accepted at no extra charge.


Post Forum Workshops

In-person only - Friday, 5 August 2022

Two half-day workshops are available as separately bookable sessions and non-conference attendees are welcome to register.

Workshop 1 – 8.30am - 12.30pm - Assessing cybersecurity readiness 

Workshop 2 – 1.00pm - 5.00pm - Auditing projects and programs 


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Venue and date:

Date: Thursday, 4 August 2022 - 8:45 AM to 5:30 PM

Location: Canberra & Online


Hyatt Hotel Canberra

120 Commonwealth Avenue

Canberra, ACT 2600


Status: Available

For more information please contact Rosanna Yip

+61 02 9267 9155