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Events Calendar 2017

Our events calendar contains upcoming events either hosted by, or involving the participation of, the Financial Ombudsman Service.

 

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« 2016 events

1 MAR
We will be in Sydney to discuss the emerging issues and current concerns for FOS, the industry and our members. More Information
2 MAR
Avoiding disputes and dispute resolution focused forum for accountants providing financial advice. More Information
3 MAR
Avoiding disputes and dispute resolution focused forum for accountants providing financial advice. More Information
15 MAR
We will be in Melbourne to discuss the emerging issues and current concerns for FOS, the industry and our members. More Information
16 MAR
We present a series of General Insurance Forums every year that bring together people involved in the industry to discuss common and emerging issues, FOS determinations and share industry insights. More Information
17 MAR
We will be hosting morning Investments and Advice Forums in Melbourne to bring together those involved in the industry to collaboratively build effective IDR strategies and EDR outcomes. More Information
17 MAR
We will be hosting afternoon Life Insurance Forum in Melbourne to bring together those involved in the industry to collaboratively build effective IDR strategies and EDR outcomes. More Information
13 APR
We will be hosting morning Investments and Advice Forums in Sydney to bring together those involved in the industry to collaboratively build effective IDR strategies and EDR outcomes. More Information
13 APR
We will be hosting afternoon Life Insurance Forum in Sydney to bring together those involved in the industry to collaboratively build effective IDR strategies and EDR outcomes. More Information
14 APR
We present a series of General Insurance Forums every year that bring together people involved in the industry to discuss common and emerging issues, FOS determinations and share industry insights. More Information
13 MAY
This General Insurance Open Forum in Brisbane aims to bring together industry people to discuss common and emerging issues, FOS determinations and share insights. More Information
13 MAY
We will be hosting a morning Investments and Advice Forum in Brisbane to bring together those involved in the industry to collaboratively build effective IDR strategies and EDR outcomes. More Information
9 JUN
This General Insurance Open Forum in Adelaide aims to bring together industry people to discuss common and emerging issues, FOS determinations and share insights More Information
10 JUN
This General Insurance Open Forum in Perth aims to bring together industry people to discuss common and emerging issues, FOS determinations and share insights. More Information
8 SEP
The FOS Australia National Conference will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. More Information
13 OCT
This General Insurance Open Forum in Sydney aims to bring together industry people to discuss common and emerging issues, FOS determinations and share insights. More Information
20 OCT
This Life Insurance Operational Forum in Sydney aims to bring together industry people to discuss common and emerging issues, FOS determinations and share insights. More Information
17 NOV
Annual General Meeting of the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) Limited. More Information
26 JAN
FOS staff will be on hand providing information about our service and answering questions at the largest one day celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures in Australia. More Information
12 FEB
FOS joins other community organisations in an event designed to raise awareness of the National Disability Insurance Scheme and other important disability support services. More Information
21 FEB
FOS is collaborating with Ombudsman NSW to raise awareness of external dispute resolution among the LGBTQI community at this popular annual event in Sydney. More Information
24 - 25 FEB
FOS staff will be on hand to raise awareness of our service and resources among consumer advocates working with seniors. More Information
8 - 9 MAR
FOS will provide an update on the streamlined dispute resolution process launched on 1 July 2015 and accessibility initiatives, including the electronic Statement of Financial Position. More Information
22 - 23 MAR
FOS staff will be on hand providing information about our service and answering questions on Seniors Day at the Sydney Royal Easter Show. More Information
24 MAR
FOS staff will be present to inform and answer questions from the community at the Eastwood Community Information Day 2016 in Ryde, NSW. More Information
18 AUG
FOS has been invited to participate in a workshop hosted by Financial Counselling Australia. Workshop participants will consider collaborative approaches to support customers in financial hardship, including a discussion about how different industries are addressing family violence and economic abuse. More Information
2 SEP
FOS will be present at the Festival of Energy - the launch pad of the NSW Aboriginal Housing Office's Dubbo Utility Bill Support program. More Information
6 - 7 SEP
FOS staff are making a number of contributions to the conference program for the financial counselling sector in Victoria and will be on hand throughout the event to answer questions and provide information. More Information
12 - 14 SEP
FOS staff will provide an update to conference delegates from the financial counselling sector in NSW and be on hand to answer questions throughout the event. More Information
16 - 17 SEP
Visitors to the Expo will have a chance to ask questions about the National Disability Insurance Scheme and meet with a range of exhibitors from specialist service providers, including external dispute resolution. More Information
27 OCT
Yarra Valley Water is hosting a Vulnerability Roundtable™ event aimed at encouraging cross-sector collaboration, to design real and meaningful solutions which improve the support available to vulnerable customers. Lead Ombudsman for Banking & Finance Philip Field will attend on behalf of FOS. More Information
3 - 4 NOV
FOS will be on hand to talk to delegates at this national event that invites practitioners, decision makers, community members and thought leaders to discuss the theme: Influencing change, vision and impact. The event is designed to showcase the resilience and strength of immigrant and refugee women. More Information
7 - 9 NOV
FOS staff will be at the Money Workers' Association of the NT conference in Darwin to deliver an interactive workshop for financial counsellors and financial capability workers. More Information
17 - 18 NOV
FOS staff will be on hand at the ACOSS Conference to raise awareness of our service and financial services dispute resolution with social services workers from across Australia. More Information
28 APR
Lead Ombudsman Philip Field will be the keynote speaker for this gathering to mark one year of operation of the Mortgage Wellbeing Service. More Information
5 - 6 MAY
ANZOA's biennial conference provides an opportunity for Ombudsmen - and those in government, regulation, industry, academia and the consumer sector - can discuss and reflect on current issues and challenges in the evolution of the Ombudsman role. More Information
16 - 18 MAY
FOS will participate in an EDR forum at the FCA Conference 2016 to talk about our streamlined dispute resolution process and answer queries from financial counsellors. More Information
25 MAY
FOS will present at the Global Partnership for Financial Inclusion (GPFI) workshop in Xi'an City, China. The GPFI is a platform for all G20 countries, and relevant stakeholders, to carry forward work on financial inclusion, including implementation of the G20 Financial Inclusion Action Plan, endorsed at the G20 Summit in Seoul. More Information
27 JUL
Consumer Affairs Victoria and the Consumer Action Law Centre are co-hosting an expert roundtable on vendor finance and rent-to-buy offerings. The roundtable will include FOS Lead Ombudsman Philip Field. More Information
23 NOV
Philip Field, Lead Ombudsman Banking & Finance will present an in-depth case study, including how FOS approached the dispute, what the parties involved did correctly or incorrectly, and how the situation was resolved. More Information