Each year AIM WA holds over 50 seminars and events. They range from large seminars involving international speakers from business schools and universities around the world to more intimate breakfasts, sundowners and workshops with national and WA speakers.

Although these seminars and events are different in their content and style, they all provide an opportunity for you to build your knowledge, skills and competence and to meet new people and develop your professional networks. 

AIM WA Leadership Summit 2019

AIM WA Annual Leadership Summit

Wednesday, 23 October 2019


Dr Nikki Stamp FRACS

Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Nev Power

Chairman, Perth Airport and Foundation for the WA Museum

Tara Moss

Bestselling author, novelist, documentary maker and presenter, speaker and human rights advocate

Liam Bartlett

60 Minutes Reporter/Presenter, Award Winning Broadcaster, Journalist, Columnist, Speaker, Facilitator

Ita Buttrose AC OBE

Chair of the Australian Broadcasting Commission, Businesswoman and Best-selling author

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With an unrivalled reputation for providing access to the best in the world, the Institute presents Perth's business community with some of the world's leading authorities on management theory and practice. Past seminars have included senior faculty from Harvard Business School and London Business School.

Inspirational Leader Series

Inspirational Leader Series - Trevor Gleeson

Wednesday, 07 August 2019


Trevor Gleeson FAIM

Head Coach, Perth Wildcats

Join us for breakfast as Trevor shares his personal leadership story.

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Professional Development Sundowners

These informative evening events feature a range of experienced presenters throughout the year, providing practical, management and leadership skills-focussed information. Examples of topics covered are Stakeholder Management, Word and Excel Tips and Tricks, Mindful Management and Flexible Work Practices.

Sundowner - One More Small Step.... for Leaders

Tuesday, 30 July 2019


Dr Shaun Ridley FAIM

Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Australian Institute of Management WA

Following on from the success of his first book, One Small Step…for Leaders, Shaun will deliver the latest installment of actions leaders can take in the next 24 hours to be a better leader tomorrow than they were today.

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Your Best Self Series

Your Best Self Series takes a holistic approach to self-development offering inspiration, information and expert guidance across a range of personal development areas. These lunch break briefings will cover topics such as healthy diet, exercise and lifestyle; how to find a career you're passionate about; managing your personal finances to achieve your life goals and developing a positive mental attitude and building resilience.

Business Book Club

These more intimate sessions are informal, facilitated discussions about popular management and leadership texts. They focus on the sharing of ideas and the practical application of the learning that comes from reading the text. The book is chosen by AIM WA and advised to members at least 8 weeks prior to the event.

Business Book Club - Loonshots

Tuesday, 10 September 2019

Read Safi Bahcall's book, Loonshots, and join the discussion where Bahcall shows us how a new kind of science helps us understand the fate of companies and empires.

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Members Site Visits

These small sessions provide guests with an exclusive look behind-the-scenes at how other interesting organisations and entities operate their businesses. Member groups have made visits to organisations such as WA Police Forensics Department, WA Newspapers, Fremantle Dockers Football Club and ABC Studios.

Special Events and Promotions

Many other opportunities arise during the year to engage with the Institute. These include research briefings, Leadership Week events and on-site workshops.


Tuesday, 20 August 2019

AIM WA is proud to be partnering with Media Stable to present #MeetTheMedia, Australia's largest media connection and engagement half day conference in the country. With over 12 media personnel in the room you have a chance to connect, engage and meet WA's most influential media.

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How to Access Funding to Increase Skills in Your Workplace

Tuesday, 27 August 2019

Do you employ older workers – aged between 45 and 70 - who need assistance to continue or change their career? Do you know you can access up to $2,200 from the Australian Government to fund these re-skilling or up-skilling opportunities? If you answered “Yes” to the first question and “No” to the second question, then this free Briefing Session opens the door to a substantial opportunity to fund a pathway to a new or changed career for your mature aged workers.

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Let's Talk Commercialisation Series #1

Wednesday, 18 September 2019


Peter Malone

Chairman of the Board, CSC Ltd

Peter Clarke

General Manager - Industry Engagement, METS Ignited

Professor Tim St Pierre

Chief Scientific Officer, Resonance Health Ltd

Nick Veitch

Commercial Manager, Geo Oceans

James Eggleston

Senior Analyst, Power Ledger

In partnership with the Australian Institute of Management WA, the newly launched Commercialisation Studies Centre invites you to join in this national dialogue to foster and share knowledge about innovation, new product development and the process of commercialisation.

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The Rise of Drones

Tuesday, 27 August 2019

The advancement of drone technology and capability has created a uniquely disruptive opportunity. Drones are rapidly changing the way many industries collect, analyse and use aerial data to reduce costs, reduce risk, improve efficiency and most importantly safety.

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