Australia’s Leading Sports Administrators to Speak at Graduate Institute

PLUS Deadline Extended for Graduate Institute Scholarship Applications! 

The Venue Management School (VMS) is pleased to announce an extension to the deadline for the 2017 Graduate Institute (GI) Scholarships.

There are three GI Scholarships available, all fully funded at a value of $5,145.00 each, with the deadline for applications now extended until COB Monday 31 July 2017.

This senior leadership program is held concurrently with the Venue Management School, 12-16 November at Salt Resort, Kingscliff. Learn more about the program.
One Scholarship will be awarded in each of 3-categories:
1)      International Venues (outside Australia)
2)      Australian Regional Venues, and
3)      Australian Metropolitan Venues

To be considered for these scholarships, students should enrol in the program using the online form and complete the section related to ‘eligibility for scholarships’.

The VMS is also pleased to announce two of Australia’s Leading Sports Administrators will present at the 2017 GI.

As such, we are thrilled to advise that James Sutherland, CEO Cricket Australia, will be joining us as a guest speaker. James, a former first class cricketer, will be inspiring us with his sporting world journey, focusing on the areas of leadership, experience in negotiation, and developing a winning culture. The GI is your one and only opportunity to spend time with James in an intimate setting and learn from one of the greats.

National Rugby League CEO, Todd Greenberg, will also be returning as a guest speaker at this year’s GI program. Todd has enjoyed a long and successful career in sports administration and venue management, and as a past graduate and instructor of the VMS, will be able to share significant and practical insights into leadership and change management, subjects close to his heart with years of experience gained from managing high profile sporting organisations.