Who Attends?

Third Sector LIVE is open to anyone who is in the business of creating positive change in the community and environment we live in.


Third Sector LIVE invites executives from the NFP sector and its supporting industries, including charities, associations, NGOs, member-based organisations, chambers of commerce, research and academia, government, philanthropy, social enterprises and corporates committed to social responsibility and shared values.


Third Sector LIVE promises to be a thought provoking and stimulating two-day event, offering the perfect platform to progress your personal career, enhance the businesses you run and ensure you keep up with what’s happening in the sector.

A little sample of real attendees:

ACNC / Commissioner
Asthma Foundation QLD & NSW / CEO 
Australian Red Cross / National Manager Voluntary Service
Breast Cancer Network Australia / State Dev’t Manager, NSW
Camp Quality / GM – Fundraising
Can Too Foundation / CEO
Cancer Council Australia / Partnerships Unit Manager
Epilepsy Action Australia / CEO
Evolve Housing / CEO
Garvan Institute of Medical Research / Head of Corporate & Community Partnerships
Grassrootz / CEO
Hepatitis NSW / Deputy CEO
House with No Steps / CEO & MD
Lifeline / Board Director
Macquarie Group Foundation / Program Manager
McGrath Foundation / Senior Manager Media & Communications
National Seniors Australia / CEO
nib foundation / Executive Officer
ReachOut Australia / CEO
Royal Flying Doctor Service / CEO
Salvation Army / CFO
The Fred Hollows Foundation / CTO
The Heart Foundation / National Corporate Partnerships Manager
The Smith Family / CEO
UNICEF Australia / CEO
UnitingCare / Head of Social Investment
White Ribbon Australia / Executive Communications Manager
World Vision Australia / Relationship Manager, Philanthropy

Our audiences

What previous attendees had to say:

Found the overall content personally & professionally relevant
Rated the overall event excellent or very good
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Audience breakdown

Latest speakers

Monika Watt
ELMO Cloud HR & Payroll
General Manager - HR and Administration
Leah Willis
Australian Ethical Investment
Head of Client Relations
Christi Moller
Xtreme Productivity
Founder and Managing Director
Ben Graetz
Chief Executive Officer
George Liacos
Spark Strategy
Managing director
Nick Chadwick
Australian Ethical
Foundation Officer
Liska Turner
Beaumont People
Executive Search Consultant - Charity Sector
Lucas Ryan GAICD
Australian Institute of Company Directors
Senior Policy Adviser
Jenny Geddes headshot
Jenny Geddes
Chief Executive Officer
Workplace Giving Australia
Jono Nicolas headshot
Jono Nicolas
Chief Executive Officer
ReachOut Australia
Alan Beattie headshot
Alan Beattie
Social Enterprise Manager
Ian Wishart headshot
Ian Wishart
The Fred Hollows Foundation
Chief Executive Officer
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Holly Masters
McGrath Foundation
Chief Executive Officer
Louise Baxter headshot
Louise Baxter
Starlight Children's
Chief Executive Officer
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Martin Paul
More Strategic
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Sashenka Worsman
Chief Executive Officer
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Craig Connelly
Ian Potter Foundation
Chief Executive Officer
Ron Hooton headshot
Ron Hooton
Vision Australia
Chief Executive Officer
Sanchia Aranda headshot
Professor Sanchia Aranda
Cancer Council Australia
Chief Executive Officer
Michelle Stewart headshot
Michelle Stewart
Cure Brain Cancer Foundation
Chief Executive Officer
Martin Laverty headshot
Martin Laverty
Royal Flying Doctor Service
Chief Executive Officer
Kristy Muir headshot
Professor Kristy Muir
Centre for Social Impact
Chief Executive Officer
Deborah Gold headshot
Deborah Gold
National Aids Trust (UK)
Chief Executive Officer
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David Crosbie
Community Council for Australia
Chief Executive Officer
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The Hon. Dr Gary Johns
Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission
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The Hon Dr Andrew Leigh MP
Parliament of Australia
Shadow Minister for Charities and Not-for-Profits