Leadership League

How to Lead a Very Public Organisation

J Patrick Greene

How do you lead an organisation that was founded over 160 years ago and includes several of the top tourist attractions in Melbourne?


At our first breakfast for 2018, we are proud to announce our guest speaker, the past CEO of Museum Victoria, Dr Patrick Green OBE.


Patrick is a noted archaeologist and renowned museum authority.


Here is the link to his Wikipedia page.



Patrick became CEO of Museum Victoria in 2002. This included the running of the Melbourne Museum in Carlton, the Immigration Museum, IMAX cinema, Scienceworks and the management of the Royal Exhibition Buildings. More than two million people visit these attractions each year.


Patrick lead the Museums for over 15 years during a period of dramatic change in the Museum space worldwide. In 2017, Patrick retired.

At our breakfast, Patrick will share his experience of leading a very public organisation and his transition into retirement.


This will be your chance to hear:

How to lead a large public organisation by someone who has

The crucial pathway to becoming a leader

How to make a seamless transition to retirement


Wednesday May 16, 2018



7:30 am for 7:45 am start

Finish by 9:00 am


Pier 35 Bar and Grill

263 Lorimer Street, Port Melbourne VIC 3207, Australia


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Full cooked breakfast and hot coffee