Topic: Navigating industrial and workplace relations changes in 2023
Date: Tuesday, March 21 2023
Time: 9:30am to 11:00am
Venue: Brisbane Business Hub
Address: Level 2, 155 Queen St, Brisbane 4000
Speakers and Panellists
Joanna Minchinton, General Manager, Workplace Relations and People & Culture at Business Chamber Queensland
Joanna is a recognised workplace relations expert, having been awarded life membership of both the Industrial Relations Society of Queensland; and Australian Labour and Employment Relations Association in recognition of her service to the field.
In her role with Business Chamber Queensland, Joanna’s focus is on what businesses need to understand to fulfil their obligations and responsibilities, and work with them to achieve positive outcomes. Joanna provides practical, real-world advice and assistance on a wide range of employment matters, right through to providing formal representation in jurisdictions such as the Fair Work Commission, the QIRC, and the Queensland Human Rights Commission.
Cletus Brown, Director Compliance Branch at Fair Work Ombusdman
Cletus Brown is a Director in the Compliance Branch at the Fair Work Ombudsman.
He has more than 25 years experience in the workplace relations field and has held managerial roles in key operational positions in all major reforms over the last 15 years including the introduction of WorkChoices, the Fair Work Act and the implementation of modern awards.
In his current role, Cletus leads two teams of Inspectors and another that manages Enforceable Undertakings and Compliance Partnerships. This work includes handling a number of the larger employers who are self-reporting underpayments to the workplace regulator.
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