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Blue Connections

What is Blue Connections?

Life Saving Victoria has recently launched a fantastic new networking event series – it’s called Blue Connections.

Why Blue Connections?

Connecting the broader Victorian lifesaving community to develop, learn, and network together while sharing experiences and common goals in an innovative and interactive personal and professional development series.

Together participants learn, grow and network through interactive workshops. Each event features a different key speaker, and topics are related to professional and personal development.

When and where do Blue Connections events take place?

Events are held once a month at Life Saving Victoria’s headquarters:
200 The Boulevard
Port Melbourne, VIC

Blue Connections Calendar

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Next Blue Connections Event

Date: Wednesday June 26 2019
Time: 6:30pm for 7:00pm start
Location: Life Saving Victoria,  200 The Boulevard, Port Melbourne
Keynote Speaker:
Matti Clements – Director, Athlete Well-being and Engagement, Australian Institute of Sport (AIS)
Topic: The Plan of Attack – Setting and Achieving Goals

Session Overview

Join us for an evening of development, sharing and networking with the backdrop of Port Phillip Bay, sharing insights with water safety, emergency service and sports enthusiasts from across our state!

We are pleased to announce Matti Clements as our keynote speaker for LSV’s Blue Connections session seven presenting ‘The Plan of Attack’. Having delivered national emotional intelligence and leadership programs as well as well-being and professional development frameworks for high-performance teams and leaders, Matti will unpack this dynamic and valuable topic of setting and achieving goals!A

About Matti

Picture of Matti ClementsMatti is an expert in well-being and people management with over 15 years’ experience working with Australia’s top elite and professional sports at both strategic and operational levels.

As the AIS Director, Matti is the leader of a new AIS well-being and engagement team focusing on preparing athletes for life after sport. Her appointment is setting a new standard for mental health awareness by breaking down barriers at every level of management and high performance.

As a senior psychologist, Matti has a broad expertise in the design, implementation and ongoing management of national programs in the area well-being, professional development services and support systems.

Through her substantial and invaluable work, Matti has consolidated her position as an influential and innovative leader. Matti has worked with:

Cricket Australia
Australian Cricketers Association
Tennis Australia
NRL St George Illawarra Dragons

Matti’s experience has also included:

Director and Senior Psychologist – Mental Edge Consulting
General Manager of People and Culture – St Kilda Football Club
National Well-being Services Manager – AFL Players Association
Senior Psychologist – Australian Institute of Sport (AIS)

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