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A quiet revolution is starting to take place in Australian public life. Many public organisations are shifting their focus away from organisational structures - towards people, and the places and activities that are important to them - at a local level.
This requires a very different kind of leadership, based more around collaboration than on authority.
Such a local 'leadership of place' could make a significant contribution to the revitalisation of civic society in Australia.
This talk will discuss some of the new techniques and initiatives that are being taken up here and abroad.
Speaker: Professor John Fien, Executive Director, Swinburne Leadership Institute.
When: 7.30pm to 9pm, Monday 13 October
Where: Ashburton Library, 154 High Street Road, Ashburton