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Thursday 16 May 2019

0800 – 0845 – REGISTRATION

0845-0930 – OPENING CEREMONY

Welcome and Welcome to Country
Conference Opening

0930-1040 – PLENARY SESSION 1

PLENARY PRESENTATION: Key theme 3
Improving placement stability for children and young people in out-of-home care

XPRESS Podium

eChildhood Protection Coalition Launch

1040-1110 – Morning tea

1110-1210 – Concurrent Sessions

1210-1310 – Concurrent Sessions
1310-1410 – Lunch and poster presentations

1410-1510 – PLENARY SESSION 2

PLENARY PRESENTATION: Key Theme 4
Keeping children and young people safe from abuse

1510-1610 – Concurrent Sessions

1620 – 1730 – PLENARY SESSION 3

FAMILIES AUSTRALIA ORATION 2019: Key Theme 1
Improving outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children

1730-1830 – Welcome Reception

Friday 17 MAY 2019

0800 – 0830 – REGISTRATION

0830-0840 – DAY 2 OPENING 

0840-0925 – PLENARY SESSION 4

PLENARY PRESENTATION: Key Theme 2
Improving access to prevention and early intervention

0925-1025  – PLENARY SESSION 5

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Key theme 5
Strengthening our focus on wellbeing Beyond 2020

The Family Law System of the Future, Attorney-General’s Department

1030-1100 – Morning tea
1100-1200 –  Concurrent Sessions
1200-1300 – Lunch and poster presentations
1300-1400 – Concurrent Sessions
1400-1500 – Concurrent Sessions

1510-1555 – PLENARY SESSION 6 

FACILITATED DISCUSSION WITH PLENARY SPEAKERS:
Led by Professor Donna McAuliffe, School of Human Services and Social Work, Griffith University

1555-1610 – Conference Wrap, Prizes and announcements

1615 – Close
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