Making the Industry Stronger

Making the Industry Stronger

Industry Leadership Enterprise and Development Program


The THA has provided Scholarships for 6 emerging leaders in the Hospitality Industry.

Through our MoU with the Government and a strong Workforce Plan we have been able to provide scholarships into the 2018 ILead program.


Industry Leadership Enterprise and Development Program 

A premium leadership development program with reputation and relevance?

Developed in conjunction with industry, the newest offering from Tasmanian Leaders is designed to increase business leaders’ capacity and drive to lead lasting change within Tasmanian industries experiencing significant growth or disruption.

The innuagral I-LEAD program will be held in Launceston in 2018. 


Program Design 

The program will involve two sessions of two days each delivered in a residential setting. Each session, a Monday and a Sunday, will include a mixture of facilitator led workshops and sector expertise.

In between the residential sessions a mentor connect program will provide participants the opportunity to connect with experienced business mentors. 

Program content is designed to provide a leadership toolbox and will focus on three key areas:


  • Inspiring commitment and performance from employees and apprentices
  • A validated diagnostic tool to understand self and others
  • Communication tools for different situations


  • Managing growth in a risky environment
  • Thinking strategically and delivering on goals
  • Performance improvement and innovation


  • Adaptive leadership to meet evolving challenges
  • Change management theories and application
  • Service above self for the benefit of wider industry


Program Outcomes 

By the end of the program participants will:

  • Better understand themselves as leaders
  • Have the skills and confidence to communicate and lead others
  • Be able to think strategically and long-term to grow their businesses
  • Develop a wider network and community of highly connected and influential peers
  • Be inspired and capable to lead beyond self for the greater good of Tasmania