Coaching for Performance

Monday 29 & Tuesday 30 May, 2017   MCG Melbourne, Australia

  

 

 

 

 

Keynote Sessions

Mark Scott AO
Secretary of the NSW Department of Education



Mark Scott AO is the Secretary of the NSW Department of Education and has a distinguished record in public service, education and the media.

The department is the largest education system in Australia, operating 2,200 public schools for almost 800,000 students.

Mark's career began as a teacher in Sydney. He built on his interest in education with senior roles working with two NSW education ministers before joining Fairfax Media where he held a number of senior editorial and executive positions.

From 2006 to 2016, Mark was Managing Director of the ABC, overseeing the creation of new services and leading a shift within the organisation from a process-based culture to one that emphasises the values of respect, integrity, collegiality and innovation.

Mark was named an Officer of the Order of Australia in 2011 for distinguished service to media and communications, and to the community through advisory and governance roles with a range of social justice and educational bodies.

Mark holds a Bachelor of Arts, a Diploma of Education and a Master of Arts from the University of Sydney; and a Master of Public Administration from Harvard University. He has also been awarded honorary doctorates from the University of Sydney and UNSW

 

Christian van Nieuwerburgh


Andy Buck



Lea Waters



Rachel Lofthouse


Simon Breakspear