Being Australian Social Inclusion Symposium 2017

16 June, 8.30am
5h
$165-$195
For wheelchair accessible seats and group bookings of 10+ please call 6488 2440 Monday to Friday, 12pm to 4pm.
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Australia Day WA and Australia Post
Being Australian Social Inclusion Symposium 2017

Social Inclusion is a significant issue and plays an important role in the resilience and long-term sustainability of our communities.  Join us at AusdayWA’s Being Australian Social Inclusion Symposium 2017 to discuss ideas and initiatives for building Social Inclusion over a half day, with a series of expert speakers including Nationally renowned Social Commentator and Partner-In-Charge of KPMG Demographics, Bernard Salt. We will address topics such as Australian values and our National Identity; Reconciliation’s role in building social inclusion; How to develop community frameworks for social inclusivity and; The impact of immigration, ageing and technology on active participation in a modern-day Australia.

Host/Emcee: 
Mr. Tim McMillan (Channel 9 News Anchor)
 
Guest Speakers:
Mr. Chris Kirby – CEO, National Australia Day Council
Ms. Carol Innes – Co-Chair, Reconciliation WA
Mr. Aleem Ali – National Manager, Welcoming Cities
Mr. Bernard Salt - National Partner KPMG Demographics (Keynote Speaker)
 
Panelists:
The Hon Fred Chaney, AO - Founding Chair (retired) Reconciliation Australia 
Ms. Kelly Clark - Board Director, Youth Affairs Council WA
Mr. Mark Teale - CEO, Council for the Ageing WA
Ms. Louise Giolitto - CEO, WA Council for Social Services
The Hon Paul Papalia - Minister for Tourism; Racing and Gaming, Small Business, Defence Issues; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests
Mr. Bernard Salt - National Partner KPMG Demographics
 
This event is suitable for patrons aged 16+.