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ICT Skills Migration: Challenges in a changing landscape (Adelaide)

Join us at Lot 14, the state's premier technology hub, to explore the Skilled Migration Program, Federal Migration Review, and ACS' role in supporting migrants. Discover workforce development and multicultural perspectives. Network with experts and peers for practical solutions.

Event Start: Thu 21 Sep 05:30 PM ACST
Event Finish: Thu 21 Sep 08:00 PM ACST


Registration End Date: Thu 21 Sep 10:00 AM

<p><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Join us at this event to hear about:</span></span></span><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">•            How to best navigate the Skilled Migration Program as an applicant.</span></span></span><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">•            How the Federal Government’s Migration Review affects you as an applicant, an employer, an entrepreneur, a Migration Agent, and others supporting that journey.</span></span></span><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">•            ACS’ role, duty of care and opportunities to improve its services to aspiring migrants.</span></span></span><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">•            How we ensure that we a providing a suitably skilled and assessed potential workforce.</span></span></span><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">•            How we calibrate the value that multicultural perspectives can bring to the workplace as we collectively seek to address the skill shortages in South Australia.</span></span></span><br><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">This event will be held at the state&#39;s premier technology, innovation and collaboration hub, Lot 14 and provides a great opportunity for all stakeholders to join in developing a mutual and clear understanding of the issues and solutions. T</span></span></span><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">he event will be followed with a networking opportunity with light refreshments where participants can connect and take the discussion forward in a practical, personal manner.</span></span></span><br><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Panel members:</span></span></span></p> <ul><li><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Siobhan Casey- ACS Director Migration Pathways</span></span></span></li><li><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Konstantin Stepanov – IT Educator and Skills Applicant</span></span></span></li><li>Ali Wright<span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"> - Assistant Director - SA Business, Industry and Regional Outreach – DOHA</span></span></span></li><li><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Kostya Kuzmin - PhD Candidate in Law - Kuzmin Migration Pty Ltd</span></span></span></li><li><span style="font-size: 11.0pt;"><span>Sharon Clarke - National Workforce Solutions, Department of Employment and Workplace Relations</span></span></li><li><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Bessie Holland – Operations Manager, ACS Migration Skills Assessment</span></span></span></li><li><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">TBA - Industry Representative</span></span></span></li></ul> <span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Agenda</span></span></span> <ul><li><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">5:30 – 7:00pm    Presentation and Q&amp;A</span></span></span></li><li><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">7:00 – 8:00pm    Networking and refreshments</span></span></span></li></ul> <p><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">PLEASE NOTE:</span></span></span><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">To confirm attendance on arrival at registration, please make sure to have your event confirmation e-mail with QR code ready to present where your attendance will be recorded. This can be provided via your phone or a printed copy.</span></span></span><br><br><br><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><a href="" style="color: #0563c1; text-decoration: underline;" target="_blank"><strong>Venue Map</strong></a></span></span></span></p>

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Siobhan Casey

Siobhan Casey

Over Siobhan's 25+ year career she has worked in fintech, mortgages, logistics and retail.  She is a passionate supporter of Australia's innovation ecosystem and is currently Chief Growth Officer and Director, Migration Pathways at the ACS (Australian Computer Society) based in Sydney.  

Siobhan is also a Director/Advisory Board member for Wych (Banking as a Service), Director for Silicon Beach Australia, the oldest innovation community, Advisory Board Member and Mentor with Enterprise Ireland helping Irish businesses successfully scale into Australia, Innovation Mentor and Lecturer for Australian Film, Television and Radio School (AFTRS), Education Board Advisor to SP Jain Global School of Management and Board Advisor to BrainSTEM helping raise the next generation of STEM leaders.  

She has an MBA from Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM), a Diploma in Project Management and a Bachelor of Commerce, Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations and Associate Degree of Applied Science, Hospitality Management + Black Belt in Hap Ki Do.


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Konstanin Stepanov

Konstanin Stepanov

Konstantin is a dedicated and goal-oriented ICT specialist with a strong background in cybersecurity and teaching experience. His expertise extends to integration and analytics, enabling a comprehensive approach to tackling security challenges. Konstantin is deeply passionate about cybersecurity, particularly in the areas of threat hunting and incident response.

Konstantin's commitment to cybersecurity excellence is evident in his ongoing certifications in Cisco and CompTIA Security+. He holds a Master of IT degree from Flinders University, where he also served as a casual academic, conducting lectures and workshops for courses in cybersecurity and network security.

In his current role as an Integration Officer in IDS at Flinders University, he optimizes data integration processes and provides support to governance forums, projects, and solution architects, ensuring alignment with security standards.

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Sharon Clarke

Sharon Clarke

Sharon joined the Department of Employment and Workplace Relations in 2007 and has worked across contract management, large scale automotive redundancies and a number of stakeholder engagement roles. Sharon’s current position is focused developing workforce solutions for the ICT industry sector. Sharon has also worked in executive recruitment, insurance, marketing and self-employed within the printing and software development industries. She holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Adelaide and Diploma of Government (Contract Management).


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Frome Road,Adelaide,SA,Australia

  • where

  • Theatre Lot 14, Tech Central Building
    Frome Road
    Adelaide SA 5000
  • when

  • Event Start:
    Thu 21 Sep 05:30 PM ACST

    Event Finish:
    Thu 21 Sep 08:00 PM ACST
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