Gifts and Benefits summary for the year 2018-19

In accordance with the Victorian Public Sector Commission (VPSC) guidelines, Barwon Health makes its gifts, benefits and hospitality policy register available to our community. All public sector employees have a duty to always put the public interest above their private interests when carrying out their official duties. The policy outlines when potential, perceived or actual conflicts may occur and the steps that must be taken to avoid, disclose, mitigate and / or manage a conflict of interest.

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Approved Gifts and Benefits

Date Position Department Gift/Benefit Value Offered By
14th February, 2019 Interim CEO Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Charity Golf Day $$170 Barwon Health
27th February, 2019 Interim CEO Ticket to World’s Longest Lunch $$165 Barwon Health Foundation
21st February, 2019 Progressive Neurology Clinic Coordinator Deceased client's family wish to donate his electronic communication device (Allora 2) for other clients attending the Progressive Neurology Clinic to be able to trial before they themselves purchase this communication device if trial successful. $$7,300
1st February, 2019 Clinical Trial Coordinator Palliative care Travel and accommodation to attend mandatory clinical trial training. $$10,000 Helsinn Pharmaceuticals
12th February, 2019 Co-head of Palliative Care Department Palliative Care Flights and accommodation to attend mandatory investigator meeting for new multi-centre, international clinical trial for which Barwon Health will be site. I am PI at Barwon Health for this trial. Has been discussed with and approved by Toni Hogg $$10,000 As above
11th January, 2019 CIO SWARH SWARH Branded Nutanix paper notebook, Cuff Links and Socks $$15 NUTANIX
14th December, 2018 SWARH CIO SWARH Contribution to Pizza and drinks for 40 staff at Xmas function $$200-$300 Dimension Data
19th December, 2018 Speech Pathologist Speech Pathology, Allied Health Meal gift voucher $$100 N/A
20th December, 2018 Director - Support Services Workforce Chocolates $$15 Crystal Healthcare
18th December, 2018 Receptionist x 2 / Maintenance Supervisor, Project Officer Building Services Lunch $$25 pp DCFM
25th July, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Roundtable Dinner $$50+ Telstra Health
19th July, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Testra Health Bennelong Dinner $$100-$150 Telstra Health
26th November, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Australian Open 2019 - Semi-Finals $50+ Optus Business
29th October, 2018 Lawyer Legal Services Two (2) tickets to end of year function $$250.00 ($125.00 per ticket) Wisewould Mahony Lawyers
9th November, 2018 CFO CEO Annual Diner $$100 GMHBA
12th September, 2018 Donor Engagement Manager Foundation tickets for their family movie session $30.00 Bay FM
29th August, 2018 Clinical Director Surgery and Critical Care Orthopaedics Thank you card, when opened $50 restaurant voucher $$50 NA
7th September, 2018 CFO Finance Ticket to Geelong v Melbourne AFL final $150.00 Optus

Declined Gifts and Benefits

Date Position Department Gift/Benefit Value Offered By
19th March, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services Exclusive CIO Executive Council Breakfast Event $100+ IDG Communications Pty Ltd
27th February, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services CIO Roundtable |Winning the ‘war for talent’ $100+ IDG Communications Pty Ltd
6th March, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services Executive Lunch Invite - Cyber Security in a Data Dependent Age $100+ Ecosystm Advisory
6th March, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services Private Luncheon – ‘Cybercrime or Cyberwar? Risks and Responsibilities for Corporates when War is Declared’ $100+ Business Circle and FireEye
7th March, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services CIO executive luncheon - Digital workplace: If we build it, will they come? $100+ IDG Communications Pty Ltd
7th March, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services Melbourne's Federal Budget Insights event $100+ PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers)
14th March, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services CIO Roundtable Invitation $100+ CIO Australia and Lenovo
20th February, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services CIO Breakfast Roundtable & Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix Experience $100+ IDG Communications Pty Ltd
19th February, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services Executive Aged Care Innovation Roundtable series $50+ Healthily in partnership with Accenture and Elservier
18th February, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services CIO Roundtable | Is cloud computing delivering on what it has promised? $100+ IDG Communications Pty Ltd
1st February, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services CISCO Live $50+ Optus
14th February, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services Speaking Invitation- Australia's 3rd Digital Hospitals Summit $50+ Akolade
5th February, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services Microsoft Future Now event $100 Microsoft
6th February, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services Cyber Security Leaders Exchange $4068 IQPC Exchange
8th February, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services VIP Breakfast Invitation - VIP pass to the Australian Healthcare Week $2000 IQPC Australia
8th February, 2019 Chief Information Officer Information Services Sharp & Carter Technology, Projects & Digital Leadership Experience $50+ Sharp and Carter
29th January, 2019 Systems Manager SWARH Cisco Live conference $400 Barwon Health
21st January, 2019 CIO Information Services CIO-CMO Executive Connections Breakfast | Uniting humans and machine for customer success $50+ IDG Communications Pty Ltd
22nd January, 2019 CIO Information Services Round table Lunch Invitation: Everywhere Data Protection $50+ Perfeckt
25th January, 2019 CIO Information Services Blackberry Health Innovators Breakfast in Melbourne  $50 inover networks
1st November, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Account Payable/invoice Scannin Automation lunch event in Melbourne $$50+ Xcellerate IT Pty Ltd
8th November, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services ADAPT CIO Edge February 2019 $$500+ Adapt
21st November, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services VIP Executive Dinner - Cloud Security Simplified - The Supper Club - Melbourne $$50+ GDS Group (Meet the Boss)
5th November, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Wild Health event $$50+ Wild Health Summits
16th October, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Lunch invitation - Data Sharing: Security and Governance $$50+ IQPC A/NZ
21st September, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Join DXC and DJR Team Penske for a VIP cocktail evening $$50+ DXC Technology
19th September, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Big, Visible and Vulnerable – The Cyber Challenge for Multinationals $$50+ Trans – Tasman Business Circle & FireEye
26th September, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Gov Leaders Exchange $$50+ FST Gov
13th September, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services GOVDATA 2018 -Government Data 2018 Conference in Canberra Gov Leaders Exchange $$1795+ IBR Conferences Pty Ltd
26th September, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services CIO Summit 2018 $$50+ IDG Communications Pty Ltd
6th August, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services CXO Summit @ HIMSS AsiaPac18 in Brisbane $$50+ HIMSS Asia Pacific
7th September, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Advanced Threat Protection & M365 $$50+ Empired
17th September, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services NTT Innovation Tour 2018 (Tokyo, Japan) $5000 Dimension Data Australia Group
30th August, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Taking the BS out of Transformation $$50+ Sharp & Carter Digital & Technology
9th July, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Cyber Security Leaders Exchange $$50+ IQPC A/NZ
31st July, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Chief Data & Analytics Officer Melbourne $$2700 Corinium Intelligence
10th July, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Digital Disruption for Government 2018 $$3399+GST IQPC A/NZ
6th August, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit $$50+ Converging Data Asia Pacific
9th August, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Australian Healthcare Week Conference $$2000 PowerHealth
18th July, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Telstra Vantage 2018 $$100 Telstra Vantage
6th July, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services 10th Digital RIM Summit $$50+ Liquid Learning
30th August, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Field Service Sit Down $$2900 Click Software
6th August, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Healthcare Innovation Summit Australia 2018 $ Questex Asia
26th August, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services IT Leaders Breakfast $N/A IDG Communications Pty Ltd
30th August, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Big Data and cocktails $$50+ Snowflake Computing
2nd August, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services De-Risking your Supply Chain $$50+ Beyond Trust / Intersect
1st August, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services CIO Executive Council Breakfast Event $$50+ IDG Communications Pty Ltd
2nd August, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Aust Launch of RingCentral (Cloud Telephony/UCaaS) $$50+ Dialog Information Technology
23rd July, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Wine Tasting $$50+ Informatica
25th July, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services InterSystems HIC 2018 Welcome Dinner $$100 InterSystems
3rd July, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services FST Government Victoria 2018 $$50+ FST Gov
10th July, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services CIO Roundtable $$50+ IDG Communications Pty Ltd
10th July, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Cocktail Reception $$75-$100 Dell Boomi
11th July, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services ICT Capability Uplift Executive Forum $$50+ Enterprise Solutions
26th November, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Australian Open 2019 - Semi-Finals $50+ Optus Business
14th November, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Fujitsu Long Table Lunch $$50.00+ Fujitsu Australia Limited
27th November, 2018 CFO Finance End of Year Celebration $$100.00 First State Super
7th November, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Invitation to attend round table lunch to discuss "How to implement an effective Employee Security Awareness Program". $$100 Perfekt Pty Ltd
8th November, 2018 Cheif Executive Officer Corporate Office Power bank to recharge devices. $$100 Kronos

Gifts and Benefits summary for the year 2017-18

In accordance with the Victorian Public Sector Commission (VPSC) guidelines, Barwon Health makes its gifts, benefits and hospitality policy register available to our community. All public sector employees have a duty to always put the public interest above their private interests when carrying out their official duties. The policy outlines when potential, perceived or actual conflicts may occur and the steps that must be taken to avoid, disclose, mitigate and / or manage a conflict of interest.

Approved Gifts and Benefits

Date Position Department Gift/Benefit Value Offered By
12th June, 2018 CEO Corporate Office Telstra Business Women's Awards Luncheon with guest speaker Vicki Brady, Group Executive Telstra Consumer and Small Business. $$50 Committee for Geelong Events
3rd May, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Gartner Symposium/Itxpo 2018 $$100 Gartner
13th June, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services CEDA Lunch re Open Data Reform $$50+ Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC)
18th June, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Telstra Business Women's Awards Luncheon 2018 $$50+ Committee for Geelong Events
12th June, 2018 Chief of Staff Corporate Office Telstra Business Women's Awards Luncheon with guest speaker Vicki Brady, Group Executive Telstra Consumer and Small Business. $$50 Committee for Geelong Events
24th March, 2018 Chief Workforce & Culture Workforce & Culture Executive Lunch $80 First State Super
24th March, 2018 Interim COO COO Executive Lunch $80 First State Super
10th April, 2018 Director, Public Affairs Public Affairs Luncheon $50 First State Super
11th April, 2018 Chief Workforce & Culture Workforce & Culture Presidents Lunch @ Geelong Cats/Sydney football game $250 First State Super
18th April, 2018 Manager Strategic Partnership CNMO 2 x tickets to local sporting event $300 First State Super
30th April, 2018 Community Fundraising Representative CEO Red Shield Appeal Breakfast $60 Salvation Army

Declined Gifts and Benefits

Date Position Department Gift/Benefit Value Offered By
10th April, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services PwC’s Federal Budget Event in Melbourne $$50+ Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC)
19th June, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Digital Healthcare Victoria 2018 $$100 IQPC A/NZ
29th May, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Australia's 2nd Digital Hospitals Summit $$50-$100 Akolade
18th June, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services CIO Edge Your key to Aligning Culture with Business Strategy $$2000 Adapt
10th May, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Gartner Executive Programs Networking Breakfast $$50+ Gartner
5th June, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Geelong vs Richmond @ MCG $200 Victoria for Optus Business
10th May, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services Invitation to attend cyber event $$750 Adapt
17th May, 2018 Chief Information Officer Information Services 2018 Mercy Health Gala Ball $$150 TechnologyOne