Live at the Table 

This year, Bang the Table are taking this show on the road.  We'll be travelling around to share what we know about engagement and what it means to build a meaningful relationship with your community. 

In this two-hour workshop,  you will:

  • Identify the key elements and advantages of online community and stakeholder engagement
  • Explore how and why communities become engaged and provide their feedback
  • Discuss engagement frameworks and embedding engagement methodology within your organisation
  • Review and learn from real-life case studies of online engagement
  • Take a quick behind-the-scenes look at EngagementHQ
  • Bang the table and network with other online engagement practitioners



Registration, networking


Explore how to create a culture of community engagement within your organisation


Dive into case studies of online engagement projects


Demo of EngagementHQ, Q&A

Our presenters

Joe Waller - Engagement Manager

If you believe that community should be involved in decisions impacting their lives and shaping their environment, then you’re on the same page. With a background in social research and evaluation, Joe has been involved with behaviour change programs across Australia and New Zealand.  Working with Bang the Table, Joe is at the intersection of engagement practice and technology to help organisations design and facilitate approaches to online engagement across Australia and New Zealand.

Ray Scanlan, Bang the Table

Ray Scanlan - Engagement Manager

Ray joined Bang the Table in 2009 at a time when online community engagement was a twinkle in the eye with great potential. Over the intervening years, Ray has introduced many of Bang the Table's clients from large to small organisations to online engagement, sharing his passion for authentic engagement in which communities and stakeholders feel like they are part of something and not just spectators.

With a background in economics, business development and the performing arts, Ray brings of wealth of experiences to his work both within Bang the Table and with our clients across Australia.



Thursday 29 March
10am - 12pm
Level 1, 96 Pelham Street
Carlton VIC 3053

Thursday  5 April

10am - 12pm
Mercure Hotel

10 Irwin Street
Perth WA 6000


Thursday 12 April

10am - 12pm
Mercure Hotel
818-820 George Street

Sydney NSW

Wellington, New Zealand

Thursday 26 April

10am - 12pm

Sofitel Wellington
11 Bolton St
6011 Wellington


Thursday 10 May

10am - 12pm

Mercure Brisbane
85-87 North Quay
Brisbane QLD 4000

Register now

If you're already one of our clients (lucky you!) and looking for events to attend, take a look at our event calendar.

These sessions are free to attend, but spaces are limited.

Is your state not listed?

We host a range of events across the year, and we promise we'll be back soon! In the meantime, you can find out more about EngagementHQ here.

Contact us

Any questions? Email

1300 647 014