ACWA 2018 Conference

Doing better for children and families:  Innovate, lead, change

On behalf of the Association of Children’s Welfare Agencies (ACWA), we invite you to join us at the ACWA 2018 Conference to be held at the outstanding International Convention Centre Sydney. The Conference is in the convenient location of Darling Harbour overlooking the ferries, shops and restaurants and a short walk to Sydney’s CBD.

The ACWA Conference is a widely recognised and premier event on both national and international calendars. Delegates consist of child and family practitioners, policy makers, researchers and academics with a wide range of internationally recognised speakers who excel in research and practice related to children’s welfare.

The program consists of keynotes by internationally acclaimed speakers, masterclasses by the keynote speakers and concurrent sessions with free papers. The Conference allows for exceptional research based learning and networking opportunities not offered at any other child welfare conference or seminar.

Confirmed speakers:

  • Nina Biehal
  • Harriet Ward
  • Karen Broadhurst
  • Carmel Devaney
  • John Simmonds
  • Moana Eruera
  • Leland Ruwhiu
  • Jenny Driscoll

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ACWA Conference