AASW Conference 2019, Challenging Inequality: Working Together For A Just Society.
Date(s) - 07/11/2019 - 09/11/2019
Adelaide Convention Centre
AASW is proud to launch the Conference 2019, Challenging Inequality: Working together for a just society.
This event will be held at the Adelaide Convention Centre, South Australia from 7-9 November 2019.
Attracting over 600 delegates from Australia, New Zealand and the Asia Pacific region, this event will give attendees an opportunity to exchange information on the current challenges and trends in the sectors, advance networks, gain peer knowledge from leading experts and review the newest services and products on the market.
The conference program will include poverty and social disadvantage, climate change and sustainability, human rights, Reconciliation, mental health, disability, family violence, trauma and abuse, children and youth, aged care, substance abuse and housing.
Five reasons to attend the professional development event of the year.
Be inspired – to challenge inequality in your day-to-day work and to lead your colleagues with new ideas and innovative practice. Our distinguished keynote speakers will inspire you with unique perspectives on what we can all do to challenge inequality. Whether you are just starting out in your career, or you are a seasoned professional, we can all take inspiration from amazing speakers, an enriching program and 600 fellow delegates.
Make a difference – gain expertise in your field and be the source of new ideas and knowledge that will make a difference for a just society. Use your learnings from the conference to better support the individuals you work with, their families and your community. Share your experiences and knowledge with others and they, in turn, will also be able to make a difference.
Contemporary solutions – inequality is affecting us like never before. Whether it is climate change, heightened political rhetoric, fake news, the digital divide or the effects of poverty and housing stress, it is essential to keep up-to-date with the current professional challenges. Now is the time to come together and find solutions. Take the opportunity to explore new ways of doing things, latest trends, learnings and new career opportunities.
The latest products and services – engage with a range of sponsors and exhibitors showcasing products and services in the social and community services, allied health, social justice and advocacy sectors. See how they can enhance your career and your workplace.
Networking – draw from the energy of like-minded colleagues who are as devoted to working together for a just society as you are. Build your professional networks for the future, strengthen existing ones and learn from and inspire fellow delegates from across Australia and internationally. Discover what works (and what doesn’t) for them and how they challenge inequality.
So save the date and join us in Adelaide for the Conference 2019, and let us all work together collaboratively, to challenge inequality