Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, Barton Deakin Government Relations & Chairman, Business Events Council of Australia
Matt Hingerty is one of the most experienced political and industry figures working in government relations consulting in Australia. He leads Barton Deakin’s national government relations business and is responsible for all client quality assurance along with assisting Barton Deakin’s clients in the NSW and Commonwealth jurisdictions. Matt’s career has spanned the highest level of state and federal Liberal/National governments and been a senior industry representative for more than 20 years. Prior to joining Barton Deakin, he worked as a Ministerial Chief of Staff for the first 15 months of the O’Farrell Government. In the world of industry representation, Matt has worked as the Managing Director of the Australian Tourism Export Council, with TTF Australia and the NSW Minerals Council.
11.00 am – 12.30 pm | Friday 8th February 2019
Make the most of your membership – a campfire session
Whether you are looking to network with industry peers, learn new skills and gain from other’s professional experience, have your say on industry policy submissions or become a mentor – an industry or association membership or networking group is a great way to expand your reach and influence in the industry.
Session take outs:
- find out what these different industry bodies can offer your business and how you can take advantage of this to drive growth
- understand which of the bureaus or associations you and your business should be members of – which is right for your business objectives