Limited Early Bird available now. Submissions opening on 13 June.

LAST Conference Melbourne 2022.

Friday 11 November.
Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne.

 

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Update 27/5 2:58pm: Earliest Bird registration sold out in < 2 days.

It was great to see people in-person again last Dec.

Our 2022, in-person event will:

  • have compelling speakers and interesting breakout sessions
  • have a stimulating physical environment; much better than a hotel or bland conference centre
  • be a genuine community and peer learning environment
  • give you lots of bang for your buck
  • provide opportunities to reconnect with people we hadn't seen since…forever
  • enable connections with new people and discover companies you want to work for

10 years of LAST Conference

In 2012, we set out with the intention of creating a gathering we would want to go to ourselves.

This turned into the most collaborative, engaging, valuable and community driven event of its type in Australia, with editions in 5 cities, including Melbourne. Please help us in 2022, to celebrate 10 years of great interaction and learning.

We will have compelling speakers and interesting and active sattelite sessions. Submissions are now open!

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Vaccination requirement to enter Abbotsford Convent.
 

In accordance with the Abbotsford Convent Covid Safe Plan 

"All persons (ages 16 and over) entering the Abbotsford Convent Precinct must be fully vaccinated in accordance with Victorian Government Directions, unless a lawful exemption applies. Visitors will be asked to show their vaccination status when checking-in to the precinct."

 

Compelling keynotes & engaging Satellite sessions

Participants will have the opportunity to choose from multiple in-person satellite talk/workshop sessions. In the spirit of our events, many sessions are facilitated by LAST community members. Submissions will return for this event. We will also use our extensive network to find inspiring and thoughtful opening & closing speakers.

You can see the lineup of presenters we had in 2021, in the accompanying image.

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Will this be recorded or live streamed? Can I submit a session?What if this can't be an in-person event? See the FAQs…

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Date/Time:

Friday 11 November, 2022

9am to 5pm

Agenda

All times in AEST (Summer time) and are subject to change

09.00-10.15    Opening/Keynote Address
10.15-10.45    SOCIAL BREAK
10.45-11.30    Satellite Workshop/Talk sessions 1
11.30-12.15   Satellite Workshop/Talk sessions 2
12.15-13.45    LUNCH and Lunch Address
13.45-14.30    Satellite Workshop/Talk sessions 3
14.30-15.15   Satellite Workshop/Talk sessions 4
15.15-15.45    SOCIAL BREAK
15.45-17.00    Closing address and Final Wrap Up

Cost & Availability:

Early Bird registrations will open in the last week of May, for a limited time and with limited numbers.

  Non-member Special for LAST Club Full Members

Earliest Bird (limited numbers)

 

SOLD OUT -

Early Bird 

$325.00 -

Regular 

$375.00 $325.00

 Prices are inclusive of GST. 

We will have well-ventilated outdoor spaces and selected sessions will be recorded and made available to participants and Full Members via the LAST Club website.

Annual Full LAST Club Members can claim a $50 Credit (Login to Full Member site for details)

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The historic Abbotsford Convent arts and cultural precinct

We aren't pumping money into a commercial conference venue or a multinational hotel chain. The Abbotsford Convent is a social enterprise and  amazing community arts precinct, that we are proud to have as a venue. We think its spaces are much more stimulating and interesting than a regular conference venue.

Here is a selection of the stimulating spaces that we have selected at our venue at the Abbotsford Convent. We are using the same spaces as in December 21 and also adding more spaces, throughout the precinct. 

FAQs

What is LAST?

LAST stands for Lean, Agile and Systems Thinking. We help people who are working in modern organisations and those that aspire to change the way they work to find ideas, people, companies and community that will enable them to do so. We have grown from grass-roots, collaborative, practitioner origins in the meetup community, with people from small and large organisations, and a wide range of industries participating.

Find out more about LAST Conf and LAST Club here.

Join the Club

We've been doing this since 2012. In that time, we have built up a library of recorded content that is available to members of the LAST Club.

Benefits for Full members include: 

  • access to everything in our online content archive
  • exclusive channel/s in our online community of over 2000 people
  • be first in the queue for any capacity limited events
  • discounts to paid events (like this mini-LAST)
  • discounts to paid courses that we host on our platform.

You can join on an annual or monthly basis. There is also a Free Member option.

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The content library includes

  • John Cutler
  • Dr Elise Bialylew
  • Dr Peter Senge
  • Norman Bodek
  • Professor Henry Mintzberg
  • Joanne Molesky

Topics range from Meaning and Purpose to DevOps, Community Building to Mindfulness, Product Management to Agile fluency, Leadership to Remote work and everything in-between.

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This event will be held on Wurundjeri land. We acknowledge the people and elders of the Wurundjeri of the Kulin Nation who are traditional custodians of this land. We respect the cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.