Program

11th National Deafblind Conference program is current as at 28 September. This is a program outline and is subject to change at the organisers' discretion. 

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Usher Syndrome Pre-Conference

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9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

CHARGE Syndrome Pre-Conference

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8:00 AM to 10:55 AM

Day 1 - Morning Session

8.00am-8.45am
Arrival - Tea and Coffee Exhibition Area

8.45am-9.05am
Conference Welcome

9.05am-9.20am
Welcome to Country

9.20am-9.35am
Welcome by Minister for Disability Services

9.35am-10.15am
Keynote Presentation - Service and Innovation
Sheridan Foster

10:20 AM to 10:45 AM

Morning Session - Stream 1

10.20am-10.45am
Plenary Session

10:20 AM to 10:45 AM

Morning Session - Stream 2

10.20am-10.45am
Plenary Session

10:45 AM to 11:15 AM

Morning Tea

11:15 AM to 12:15 PM

Day 1 - Morning Session Cont. - Stream 1

11.15am-11.40am
Plenary Session

11.50am-12.15pm
Plenary Session

11:15 AM to 12:15 PM

Day 1 - Morning Session Cont. - Stream 2

11.15am-11.40am
Plenary Session

11.50am-12.15pm
Plenary Session

12:15 PM to 1:15 PM

Lunch

1:15 PM to 2:15 PM

Day 1 - Afternoon Session - Stream 1

1.15pm-1.40pm
Plenary Session

2.50pm-2.15pm
Plenary Session

 

1:15 PM to 2:15 PM

Day 1 - Afternoon Session - Stream 2

1.15pm-1.40pm
Plenary Session

1.50pm-2.15pm
Plenary Session

2:15 PM to 2:45 PM

Afternoon Tea

2:45 PM to 3:30 PM

Day 1 - Afternoon Session Cont.

2.45pm-3.25pm
Keynote Presentation- COVID and the Future
Peter Simcock

3.30pm
Day 1 Close

6:30 PM to 10:00 PM

Gala Dinner

8:00 AM to 10:20 AM

Day 2 - Morning Session

8.00am-8.45am
Arrival - Tea and Coffee Exhibition Area

8.45am-9.00am
Conference Welcome

9.00am-9.40am
Keynote Presentation - Communication
John Lee Clark and Panel Discussion

9.40am-10.20am
Panel Discussion - Peer Support/Advocacy

10:20 AM to 10:50 AM

Morning Tea

10:50 AM to 12:25 PM

Day 2 - Morning Session Cont. - Stream 1

10.50am-11.15am
Plenary Session

11.25am-11.50am
Plenary Session

12.00pm-12.25pm
Plenary Session

10:50 AM to 12:25 PM

Day 2 - Morning Session Cont. - Stream 2

10.50am-11.15am
Plenary Session

11.25am-11.50am
Plenary Session

12.00pm-12.25pm
Plenary Session

12:25 PM to 1:25 PM

Lunch

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Day 2 - Afternoon Session - Stream 1

1.30pm-1.55pm
Plenary Session

2.05pm-2.30pm
Plenary Session

 

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Day 2 - Afternoon Session - Stream 2

1.30pm-1.55pm
Plenary Session

2.05pm-2.30pm
Plenary Session

2:40 PM to 3:10 PM

Afternoon Tea

3:10 PM to 3:35 PM

Day 2 - Afternoon Session Cont. - Stream 1

3.10pm-3.35pm
Plenary Session

3:10 PM to 3:35 PM

Day 2 - Afternoon Session Cont. - Stream 2

3.10pm-3.35pm
Plenary Session

3:35 PM to 3:40 PM

Conference Close