Elected Member professional development register

The professional development register provides details of conference and training completed by Elected Members in accordance with the Local Government Act 1995 and the Elected Member Continuing Professional Development Policy.

The register is published in the interest of accountability and transparency.

2021 training

Elected MemberKey result areaCourse name and dateCompletion date
Councillor Chris HattonGovernance and LeadershipCouncil Members Essential Course (Compulsory) - Online20 January 2021
Councillor Elizabeth ReThriving CommunitiesIllicit Drugs and Drug Contamination on 27 January 202127 January 2021
Mayor Mark IrwinGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Media and Communications 8 March 2021
Deputy Mayor Bianca SandriGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Media and Communications 8 March 2021
Councillor Karen CaddyGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Media and Communications8 March 2021
Councillor Felicity FarrellyGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Media and Communications8 March 2021
Councillor David LaganGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Media and Communications8 March 2021
Councillor Keith SargentGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Media and Communications8 March 2021
Councillor Karlo PerkovGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Media and Communications8 March 2021
Councillor Stephanie ProudGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Media and Communications8 March 2021
Councillor Chris HattonGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Media and Communications8 March 2021
Councillor Adam SpagnoloGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Media and Communications8 March 2021
Councillor Lisa ThorntonGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Media and Communications8 March 2021
Councillor Suzanne MigdaleGovernance and LeadershipMaking local laws - OnlineTBC
Councillor Suzanne MigdaleVibrant EconomyProcurement and contract management - OnlineTBC
Councillor Karen CaddyGovernance and LeadershipAdvanced Leadership Program (ALP) - OnlineTBC

2020 training

Elected MemberKey result areaCourse name and dateCompletion date
Councillor Elizabeth ReNatural EnvironmentAttendance at the 2020 Wetlands Management Conference31/01/2020
Councillor Elizabeth ReNatural EnvironmentAttendance of Urban Forest Dashboard Webinar15/07/2020
Councillor Suzanne MigdaleSocialAttendance at SHIFT Cooperative Innovation DigiConference31/07/2020
Councillor Elizabeth ReGovernance and LeadershipCommunications webinar on 20 August 202020/08/2020
Mayor Mark IrwinThriving CommunitiesAttendance at CPD Workshop: Disability Awareness Training7/09/2020
Deputy Mayor Bianca SandriThriving CommunitiesAttendance at CPD Workshop: Disability Awareness Training7/09/2020
Councillor Karen CaddyThriving CommunitiesAttendance at CPD Workshop: Disability Awareness Training7/09/2020
Councillor Felicity FarrellyThriving CommunitiesAttendance at CPD Workshop: Disability Awareness Training7/09/2020
Councillor Suzanne MigdaleThriving CommunitiesAttendance at CPD Workshop: Disability Awareness Training7/09/2020
Councillor Karlo PerkovThriving CommunitiesAttendance at CPD Workshop: Disability Awareness Training7/09/2020
Councillor Stephanie ProudThriving CommunitiesAttendance at CPD Workshop: Disability Awareness Training7/09/2020
Councillor Elizabeth ReProfessional Skill DevelopmentMicrosoft Outlook Tame Your Inbox Course14/09/2020
Councillor Felicity FarrellyGovernanceCouncil Members Essential Course (Compulsory) - Online 21/09/2020
Councillor David LaganGovernanceCouncil Members Essential Course (Compulsory) - Online21/09/2020
Councillor Joe FerranteGovernanceCouncil Members Essential Course (Compulsory) - Online21/09/2020
Mayor Mark IrwinGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: LGIS21/09/2020
Deputy Mayor Bianca SandriGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: LGIS21/09/2020
Councillor Karen CaddyGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: LGIS21/09/2020
Councillor Felicity FarellyGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: LGIS21/09/2020
Councillor David LaganGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: LGIS21/09/2020
Councillor Suzanne MigdaleGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: LGIS21/09/2020
Councillor Karlo PerkovGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: LGIS21/09/2020
Councillor Stephanie ProudGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: LGIS21/09/2020
Councillor Elizabeth ReGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: LGIS21/09/2020

Councillor Keith Sargent

Governance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: LGIS21/09/2020
Councillor Lisa ThorntonGovernanceCouncil Members Essential Course (Compulsory) - Online25/09/2020
Mayor Mark IrwinGovernanceCouncil Members Essential Course (Compulsory) - Online30/09/2020
Councillor Keith SargentGovernanceCouncil Members Essential Course (Compulsory) - Online30/09/2020
Councillor Stephanie ProudGovernanceCouncil Members Essential Course (Compulsory) - Online30/09/2020
Councillor Karlo PerkovGovernanceCouncil Members Essential Course (Compulsory) - Online30/09/2020
Councillor Elizabeth ReContinuing Professional DevelopmentIntegrated Planning and Reporting Webinar 30/09/2020
Councillor Felicity FarrellySustainabiityUDIA Future Proofing the Urban Environment on 7 October 20207/10/2020
Mayor Mark IrwinProfessional Skill DevelopmentCompany Directors Course - Online9/10/2020
Mayor Mark IrwinGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Council Leadership Training12/10/2020
Deputy Mayor Bianca SandriGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Council Leadership Training12/10/2020
Councillor Karen CaddyGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Council Leadership Training12/10/2020
Councillor Felicity FarrellyGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Council Leadership Training12/10/2020
Councillor David LaganGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Council Leadership Training12/10/2020
Councillor Suzanne MigdaleGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Council Leadership Training12/10/2020
Councillor Karlo PerkovGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Council Leadership Training12/10/2020
Councillor Stephanie ProudGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Council Leadership Training12/10/2020
Councillor Elizabeth ReGovernance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Council Leadership Training12/10/2020

Councillor Joe Ferrante

Governance and LeadershipAttendance at CPD Workshop: Council Leadership Training12/10/2020
Councillor Elizabeth ReVibrant EconomyProfessional Development event: STIRLING - Supplier Development (Procurement) Program for Business on 4 November 20204/11/2020
Councillor Elizabeth ReSustainabiityJoondalup Community Conversation: A Climate Action Jobs Plan for WA on 18 November 202018/11/2020

2019 training

Elected MemberObjectiveCourse name and dateCompletion date
Councillor Felicity Farrelly Governance

Meeting Procedures

10 December 2019

10 December 2019

2021 conferences

Elected MemberConferenceLocationDatesRegistrationAirfaresAccommodation
Elizabeth Re2021 WA Wetland Management ConferenceMandurah, WA16 March 2021$82.59NilNil

2020 conferences

Elected MemberConferenceLocationDatesRegistrationAirfaresAccommodation
Councillor Elizabeth Re2020 WA Wetland Management ConferenceWembley, WA31 January 2020$82.59NilNil
Councillor Suzanne MigdaleSHIFT Cooperative Innovation DigiConferenceOnline31 July 2020$52.47NilNil
Mayor Mark IrwinLocal Government Professionals WA Annual State ConferencePerth, WA5-6 November 2020$1170.00NilNil
Councillor Felicity FarrellyPIA WA State Conference 2020Scarborough, WA12-13 November 2020$510.00NilNil
Councillor Lisa ThorntonPIA WA State Conference 2020Scarborough, WA12-13 November 2020$485.00NilNil
Councillor Felicity FarrellyUrban Forest Conference Online27 November 2020$50.00NilNil
Councillor Lisa ThorntonUrban Forest ConferenceCrawley, WA 27 November 2020$120.00NilNil
Mayor Mark IrwinLocal Government Professionals Australia National MeetingPerth,WA (Online)1-2 December 2020NilNilNil

2019 conferences

Elected MemberConferenceLocationDatesRegistrationTravel
Councillor Elizabeth ReNDS Victorian State ConferenceMelbourne, VIC4-5 March 2019$780.00$1141.84
Councillor Adam SpagnoloCities and Regions 4.0 Summit 2019Melbourne, VIC12-14 March 2019$1995.00$4317.05
Councillor Elizabeth Re9th Smart City Expo 2019Sydney, NSW2-3 April 2019$1395.00$1415.90
Councillor Giovanni Italiano JPPIA National Congress 2019Gold Coast, QLD15-17 May 2019$2145.00$1759.48
Councillor Elizabeth ReTechnology One ShowcaseSydney, NSW4 June 2019Nil$949.03
Councillor Suzanne MigdaleSocial Innovation SubmitLos Angeles, USA4 - 5 June 2019$2811.11$5058.64
Mayor Mark IrwinNational General AssemblyCanberra, ACT16 - 18 June 2019$969.00Nil
Mayor Mark Irwin2019 National Awards for Local GovernmentCanberra, ACT18 June 2019

Nil

The City were State Award winners so flights, accommodation and expenses were paid for.

Nil

The City were State Award winners so flights, accommodation and expenses were paid for.

Mayor Mark IrwinARA AwardsMelbourne, VIC19 June 2019$267.00$293.00
Councillor David Boothman JPInternational Metropolis ConferenceOttawa, Canada24 - 28 June 2019$1521.31$6025.60

Elected Member

Conference

Location

Dates

Registration

Airfares

Accommodation

Mayor Mark Irwin

 

2019 Asia Pacific Cities Summit and Mayor's ForumBrisbane, QLD7-10 July 2019$1375.00$931.43$1417.00
Mayor Mark IrwinLG Professionals National ConferenceDarwin, NT31 July - 2 August 2019Nil.$811.10$610.00
Mayor Mark IrwinMeetings with Federal MinistersCanberra, ACT4 - 5 December 2019Nil.$998.88$324.00

2018 conferences

Elected MemberConferenceLocationDatesRegistrationTravel
Councillor Elizabeth ReNational Electric Energy ConferenceBrisbane. QLD5-6 April 2018$1160.00$1442.86
Councillor Elizabeth ReAustralian Smart Communities Conference 2018Melbourne. VIC10-11 May 2018$1292.50$956.90
Mayor Mark IrwinNational General Assembly of Local GovernmentCanberra, ACT17-20 June 2018$1099.00$2092.51
Mayor Mark IrwinAustralasian Reporting AwardsSydney, NSW20-21 June 2018$245.00$280.00
Councillor Karen Caddy2018 Dutch Study Tour on Transport InnovationAmsterdam. NL24-30 June 2018$11001.87$4212.00
Councillor Elizabeth ReSocial Impact Summit 2018Perth, WA19-20 July 2018$399.00Nil
Councillor David Lagan2018 WA Local Government ConventionPerth, WA1-3 August 2018$1290.00Nil
Councillor Giovanni Italiano2018 WA Local Government ConventionPerth, WA1-3 August 2018NilNil
Councillor Keith SargentIntelligent Transport Systems World Congress Copenhagen, DK17-21 September 2018$2393.44$3050.08
Councillor Stehpanie Proud2018 Transport and Roads ForumBurswood, WA16 October 2018$50.00Nil
Councillor Elizabeth ReNational Council of Women Australia Triennial ConferenceCanberra, ACT16-19 October 2018$400.60$1304.19
Councillor Elizabeth Re3rd Smart Cities and Urban Transformation ForumMelbourne, VIC25-26 October 2018$1995.00$496.98
Councillor Elizabeth Re43rd National Environmental Health ConferenceFremantle, WA31 October 2018$410.00Nil
Mayor Mark IrwinCanberra LobbyingCanberra, ACT25-29 November 2018Nil$2720.00

2017 conferences

Elected MemberConferenceLocationDatesRegistrationTravel
Councillor Elizabeth ReZonta International Women's Day BreakfastScarborough, WA8 March 2017$50.30Nil
Councillor Rod Willox AM JPTransit Oriented Development Australia Sydney, NSW15-16 March 2017$1595.00$686.86
Councillor Karen CaddyTransit Oriented Development Australia Sydney, NSW15-16 March 2017$1795.00$546.00
Councillor Keith SargentValue Capture in Infrastructure Sydney, NSW15 March 2017$879.00$4213.00
Councillor Elizabeth Re15th World Congress on Public HealthMelbourne, VIC3-7 April 2017$1345.00$863.00
Mayor Giovanni Italiano JPCoastal Cities and their Sustainable Future International ConferenceCadiz, ES24-26 April 2017$1285.00$8811.00
Councillor Andrew GuilfoyleCoastal Cities and their Sustainable Future International ConferenceCadiz, ES24-26 April 2017$1285.00$1806.00
Councillor Terry Tyzack Planning Institute Australia CongressSydney, NSW3-5 May 2017$1425.00$260.36
Councillor David Boothman JPPlanning Institute Australia CongressSydney, NSW3-5 May 2017$2245.00$587.00
Mayor Giovanni Italiano JP2017 Local Government Professionals Australia National Congress and Business ExpoHobart, TAS22-24 May 2017$2185.00$4245.00
Councillor Rod Willox AM JPFuture of Local Government National Summit 2017 Melbourne, VIC25-26 May 2017$594.00$2423.81
Mayor Giovanni Italiano JPNational General AssemblyCanberra, ACT18-21 June 2017$966.10$4052.99
Councillor Rod Willox AM JPSustainable Development and Planning Conference 2017Bristol, UK 27-29 June 2017$1323.00$6352.46
Mayor Giovanni Italiano JP2017 WA Local Government ConventionPerth, WA2-4 August 2017$1908.00Nil
Councillor David Boothman JP2017 WA Local Government ConventionPerth, WA2-4 August 2017Nil (life member)Nil
Councillor Stephanie Proud JP2017 WA Local Government ConventionPerth, WA2-4 August 2017$764.00Nil
Mayor Giovanni Italiano JP2017 Asia Pacific Cities Summit and Mayor's ForumDaejeon, South Korea10-13 September 2017$1026.35$1067.00
Councillor Joe Ferrante12th International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability & 7th International Conference on Energy and SustainabilitySeville, ES18-22 September 2017$2743.68$8412.90
Mayor Giovanni Italiano JP2017 Local Government Professionals State ConferencePerth, WA8-10 October 2017$1740.00Nil
Mayor Mark IrwinCanberra LobbyingCanberra, ACT27-29 November 2017Nil$1991.00

2016 conferences

Elected MemberConferenceLocationDatesRegistrationTravel
Mayor Giovanni Italiano JPFederal Tri-Cities Lobbying VisitCanberra, ACT22-24 February 2016Nil$3848.85
Mayor Giovanni Italiano JP2016 Urban Development Institute of Australia National Congress Adelaide, SA7-10 March 2016Nil (attended as Chairman of Tamala Park)Nil (attended as Chairman of Tamala Park)
Councillor Elizabeth ReDiversity and Inclusion Forum and Australian Local Government Women's Association ConferenceMelbourne, VIC5-7 April 2016$874.50 (Forum)$290.60 (Conference)$701.50
Mayor Giovanni Italiano JP2016 Local Government Professionals National Congress and Business ExpoGold Coast, QLD4-6 May 2016$1975.00$4237.07
Councillor Terry TyzackPlanning Institute of Australia CongressBrisbane, QLD11-13 May 2016$1500.00$455.49
Mayor Giovanni Italiano JPAustralasian Reporting AwardsSydney, NSW7-9 June  2016$245.00$4067.01
Mayor Giovanni Italiano JP2016 National General Assembly of Local GovernmentCanberra, ACT19-22 June 2016$1059.00$3955.00
Councillor Terry TyzackAustralian Local Government Leadership SummitMelbourne, VIC11-12 August 2016$845.00$597.50
Mayor Giovanni Italiano JPAustralian Event AwardsSunshine Coast, QLD20-22 September 2016Nil$4448.98
Councillor Keith Sargent23rd World Congress on Intelligent Transport SystemsMelbourne, VIC10-14 October 2016$1955.00$406.50
Mayor Giovanni Italiano JPFederal Government Lobbying Delegation 2016Canberra, ACT28 November - 1 December 2016Nil $4,093.52
Councillor Keith SargentFederal Government Lobbying Delegation 2016Canberra, ACT28 November - 1 December 2016Nil$4,093.52

Annual Elected Member training report

In accordance with Section 5.127 of the Local Government Act 1995, a report must be prepared annually on all training completed by Elected Members within a financial year. This report must be published on the City’s website within one month after the end of the financial year to which the report relates.

The reporting requirements commenced after the 2019 Local Government Election.

Useful documents

Document nameDownloadable files
Elected Member Training Report 2019-2020(PDF)