Brett de Hoedt
Public relations expert
He recently returned to the airwaves, hosting a Saturday morning show on Melbourne's 1377AM MyMP. Brett is a true believer in community causes, community organisations, and the people who choose to support them.
Brett will moderate a panel session at the next Communities in Control conference in May 2017.Learn more and register for the 2017 conference
Brett de Hoedt, Luke Hilakari, Rodney Croome AM, Dr Sonja Hood, Matthew Phillips, Katerina Gaita
Power to the People: Creating change from the ground up
There's more than one way to win a spat - and you need to be adept at all of them. Politics is a competition of ideas, and the community sector can't shy away.
Brett de Hoedt, Alan Crabbe, Alicia Darvall, Jo Lim, Anna Robinson
Panel Session: Crossing the electronic frontier - or straddling the electric fence
Uber is disrupting taxi driving, airbnb is disrupting the hotel business, what new app is going to disrupt the community sector? Or has it happened already and nobody's told you?
Brett de Hoedt, Cr Stephen Mayne, Rowena Doo, Maggie Maguire, Peter Kenyon
Panel Session: The Great Debate - Bambi v Godzilla - Not-for-profit, charity and council mergers
Should community groups, charities and local government authorities be small, nimble, and responsive, or big, cost-effective, and secure?
Brett de Hoedt, Eyal Halamish, Cr Stephen Mayne, John Thwaites, Fran Bailey
Panel Session: Government Works - The OurSay Panel Responds
Hear what our panellists have to say on the issues you and your peers voted as most important.
Brett de Hoedt, Hugh de Kretser, Paul Bird, Cr Stephen Mayne
The Great Debate: Are Communities Out Of Control?
If you believe the shock jocks, our communities are spiralling out of control with increased crime, race attacks, knife fights and other dysfunction. But is this the reality?