LGAT Monthly Webinar Series

LGAT is hosting a series of lunchtime webinars designed to inspire, provide guidance and take away learnings.

Keep and eye on this page for information about upcoming webinars.


Next Webinar - 19 August 2020

The Heart Foundation & the Premier's Health and Wellbeing Advisory Council

With thanks to JLT Public Sector

In August, Mr Graeme Lynch AM, CEO of the Heart Foundation, will be joining us to discuss the current and future priorities of the Heart Foundation & the Premier's Health and Wellbeing Advisory Council. The webinar includes a formal presentation followed by a question and answer session.

Mr Graeme Lynch AM  

Graeme is the CEO of the Heart Foundation and plays an active role in the public health space in Tasmania. He has a background in business with professional legal, accountancy, company director and commerce experience as well as interest in Tasmania’s economic development and tourism. Currently in addition to his Heart Foundation role, he is the chair of a number of councils and organisations, including Premier’s Health and Wellbeing Advisory Council, Tasmanian Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance, Health in All Policies Collaboration and is also Deputy Chair of Primary Health Tasmania. Graeme also serves as a member of the Tasmanian Tobacco Control Coalition, Tasmanian Health Care Improvement Expert Advisory Group and Tasmanian Data Linkage Unit Steering Committee.

Graeme is committed to influencing social and health policy that promotes healthy lifestyles, addresses the social determinants of health, and minimises chronic disease risk factors such as smoking, lack of physical activity and overweight and obesity.

  • LGAT Members - Free
  • Heart Foundation Members - Free
  • Non-members $30 inc gst. Non-members can register by emailing reception@lgat.tas.gov.au

For more information and to register click here


Upcoming Webinars - Save the Date

With thanks to JLT Public Sector

Speakers are being finalised for subsequent webinars. Details will be added as finalised:

  • 16 September
  • 21 October
  • 18 November.

Past Webinars

Creating a Contemporary Regulatory Environment

With thanks to JLT Public Sector

Held on 15 July 2020

Mathew Healey Director, Policy and Sector Performance, State Government joined us to discuss: Creating a Contemporary Regulatory Environment. How the Local Government Division engages with Local Government on both legislative and non-legislative reforms focused on continuous sector improvement.

Speaker Mathew Healey
Director, Policy and Sector Performance State Government

To view supplied handouts and recording of this webinar, please access our Extranet here– www.lgat.tas.gov.au/extranet.

Leading in a time of a Pandemic

With thanks to Edge Legal

Hosted by LGAT CEO Dr Katrena Stephenson and LGAT President Mayor Christina Holmdahl.

Held on 25 June 2020

The program included

  • An address from the Hon Peter Gutwein Premier of Tasmania
  • Mathew Healey, Director, Policy and Sector Performance, State Government
  • Professor Libby Lester, The University of Tasmania
  • Mayor Bec Enders & Sarah Wilcox, Huon Valley and Kingborough Councils
  • Dave Dilger, specialist employment and safety lawyer and co-founder at Edge Legal

To view supplied handouts and recording of this webinar, please access our Extranet here– www.lgat.tas.gov.au/extranet.