Program

Wednesday 25 September
Time Presentation Speaker
8:15am - 8:45am Registration  
8:50am - 9:00am Event Open and Welcome Lainie Anderson, Master of Ceremonies
9:00am - 9:30am SA Economic Update TBA
9:35am - 10:45am Future of Small Business in SA Government Agencies Panel Discussion with Q&A

John Chapman, Small Business Commissioner SA
Ian Nightingale, Industry Advocate
Steve Whetton, Deputy Director of the South Australian Centre for Economic Studies
Georgette Elston, Director for Business Growth & Competitiveness

10:45am - 11:10am Morning Tea  
11:10am - 11:40am IPA Books+, how to streamline your workflow through new solutions Sam Allert, CEO of Reckon Limited
11:45am - 1:00pm

Mental Health in the Accounting and Small Business World
Panel Discussion with Q&A
Moderated by IPA President Damien Moore

Prof. Andrew Conway FIPA FFA, IPA CEO
Patrice O'Brien, Beyond Blue
Tim Hoopmann, Spinn Business Solutions

1:00pm - 1:45pm Lunch  
1:45pm - 2:15pm IPA Advocacy and Technical Vicki Stylianou, IPA Executive General Manager Advocacy & Technical
2:20pm - 2:40pm What to do when a client is in financial trouble Nick Cooper, Partner Worrells Solvency & Forensic Accountants
2:45pm - 3:45pm

SA Business Success Stories
Panel Discussion & Q&A

Leila Henderson, Newsmaker
Michael Cameron, Pirate Life
Matt Draper, Deliver It Group
Sheree Sullivan, Udder Delights

3:45pm Closing Address Lainie Anderson, Master of Ceremonies
3:45pm - 4:30pm   Networking Drinks