Overview of Careers in the Property Sector - Student Registrations (A191016)

9:00am Wednesday, 16 October 2019
12:30pm Wednesday, 16 October 2019
Rydges Capital Hill, Canberra
Cnr Canberra Avenue & National Circuit
Forrest, Australian Capital Territory 2603

The API in conjunction with the ACT Building & Construction Industry Training Fund Authority is holding a half day seminar targeting new entrants and those wanting to find out more about the diverse careers within the property industry.

During the Seminar the API will look at some of the roles, skills required and the ability to move between the various sectors of the industry.

The property sector provides diversity and numerous career opportunities, some of which this seminar will explore, together with the skills required for each discipline.

We encourage you to promote the seminar to your staff and colleagues who you consider could benefit from this informative overview. Some of the topics covered are:

  • Crown Leasehold System, Town Planning, Developing Property
  • Valuations
  • Property Management
  • Sales & Leasing

 The seminar is free for all Students.


  • Dominic Aungles, Executive | City Sales, Investment Services, Colliers International 
  • Rebecca Jakubaszek, General Manager, ISPT ACT Asset Management Services, Knight Frank
  • Louise Morris, Director, Morris Legal Group
  • Mark Thompson, Joint Principal, LJ Hooker Commercial Canberra


  • Marcia Bowden, Director, Bowden Advisory Services
Read more about the Presenters

Dominic Aungles 
Executive | City Sales, Investment Services
Colliers International 

Having worked in the commercial real estate industry since 2007 in a variety of roles, Dominic has developed a well-rounded understanding of commercial property and all that it encompasses.

As a natural analytical thinker, he monitors data collection systems and works closely with multiple teams within Colliers International to help clients understand what the stats mean in relation to their assets, and generate insightful forecasts and highlights trends that impact the property industry.


Rebecca Jakubaszek
General Manager, ISPT ACT Asset Management Services
Knight Frank

Operating within the property industry for 14 years, Rebecca has actively managed numerous commercial office, retail and industrial assets across the ACT on behalf of a diverse range of both public and private sector clients.

Throughout her career, Rebecca has held a diverse range of roles within the commercial property industry in Property Management, Facilities Management and Valuations which has undoubtedly contributed to her unique and well-rounded skillset.


Louise Morris
Morris Legal Group

Louise believes in sharing knowledge, stories and experiences as fundamental to building the future of Canberra. Louise is driven to continuously learn and wants to improve the business of property and the practice of law through her firm, Morris Legal Group.

Louise is the only Canberra-based property and construction lawyer who is also an award-winning developer of large scale mixed-use, commercial and residential property. 


Mark Thompson
Joint Principal
LJ Hooker Commercial Canberra

Mark has over 30 years’ experience in the Canberra Commercial Property Market having commenced his career with Jones Lang Wootton in 1988. In July 2002, Mark purchased the LJ Hooker Commercial Canberra business with his partner, Steve Scifleet. Since taking over LJ Hooker Commercial Canberra, Mark and Steve have grown their business substantially by building close working relationships with their clients and remaining accessible to them at all times.  

Mark has worked extensively in the industrial, retail, commercial office sales/leasing and Project Development markets, establishing himself as one of Canberra’s leading and most respected operators.




8:30amRegistration opens 
9:00amPresentations Commence
12:00pmLunch & Networking
12:30pmExpected Finish

Registration Fees

API Student MembersFree
Student Non-membersFree

CPD Points

Full attendance at this event accrues 2.5 CPD points.

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For the full FAQ list please go to https://www.api.org.au/frequently-asked-questions and look for the API Events sub-heading.

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Contact Information

Cathy Sirel - Member Services Manager (ACT)

For all enquiries please contact the API office in ACT.

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Event Partner

ACT Building & Construction Industry Training Fund Authority


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