Conference Program

Wednesday 14th August

11.15am -11.45am REGISTRATION Luna Park
11.45am depart Milsons Point Ferry trip to Cockatoo Island
12.00am – 3.45pm Cockatoo Island Tour (and Lunch)
4.00pm depart Cockatoo Island Ferry trip to Luna Park
4.30pm – 6.30pm Exhibition Launch & Networking

*Subject to Change

Thursday 15th August   

Session times

Session

Topic

Speaker

8.00am-8.50am

 

REGISTRATION

 

8.50am- 9.00am

 

Welcome & Conference Introduction

 

9.00am-9.30am

Keynote

Keynote Address 1

NDIS Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) program delivery

 

9.30am-10.00am

Keynote

Keynote Address 2

Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) Guidelines

 

10.00am-10.30am

 

Achieving inclusion through SDA: A vision for the future

 

10.30am-11.00am

 

MORNING TEA

 

11.00am-11.20am

 

Robust Housing design for SDA: what does it mean and how can it be achieved?

 

11.20am-11.40am

 

Accessing the Home: Government-supported home modification schemes

 

11.40am-12.00pm

 

LHA, SDA and BCA access-navigating these with builders and certifier 

 

12.00pm-12.20pm

 

Livable Housing Guidelines

 

12.20pm-12.30pm

 

Posters Presentation

 

12.30pm-1.30pm

 

LUNCH

 

1.30pm- 1.50pm

 

Q & A Panel on SDA and Livable Housing Guidelines

 

1.50pm – 2.10pm

 

Fire safety for people with disabilities

 

2.10pm – 2.30pm

 

Accessible, flexible and enabling housing for older people The Dos and DON’Ts of aged and dementia friendly access

 

2:30pm – 2:50pm

 

Parallel Parks & VR

 

2.50pm-3.20pm

 

AFTERNOON TEA

 

3.20pm-3.40pm               

 

Technology enabling inclusion in the extreme

 

3.40pm – 4:00pm

 

Uber and the Future of Mobility

 

4:00pm – 4.20pm

 

Hireup – the online platform revolutionising the Australian disability sector

 

4.20pm – 4.40pm

 

The Sydney Opera House and Accessible Programming 

 

4.40pm – 5:00pm

 

An Accessible Museum

 

6.30pm-9.30pm               

 

CONFERENCE DINNER hosted by Ben Felton including Max Murray Oration and the Access Awards Presentation

 

*Subject to Change

 

 

Friday 16th August         

Session times

Session

Topic

Speaker

8.00am-8.50am

 

REGISTRATION

 

8.50am- 9.00am

 

Welcome & Conference Introduction

 

9.00am-9.30am

Keynote

Breaking through to Inclusion & Get Skilled Access

 

9.30am-10.00am

Keynote

NCC 2019 Verification Methods & Quantification

 

10.00am-10.30am

 

Practitioner responses to Verification Methods

 

10.30am-11.00am

 

MORNING TEA

 

11.00am-11.20am

 

A Metric to Assist Performance-Based Design and Ensure Dignity and Equity 

 

11.20am-11.50pm

 

Applying Design Thinking to our Work as Access Consultants

 

11.50pm-12.10pm

 

AON Risk Management for Access Consultants

 

12.10pm-12.30pm

 

FUNKTION post occupancy study SEPP

 

12.30pm-1.30pm

 

LUNCH

 

1.30pm- 2.00pm

 

Standards Australia

 

2.00pm – 2.20pm

 

Accessible Adult Change Facilities

 

2:20pm-2:40pm

 

Inclusion in External Environments

 

2.40pm-3.10pm

 

AFTERNOON TEA

 

3.10pm-3.30pm

 

Invictus Games

 

3.30pm-3.50pm

 

Access & Inclusion Assessment Toolkit – ‘The Human Factor’

 

3.50pm – 4.10pm

 

The sensory design features that influence participation in Australian indoor public built environments for people with Autism Spectrum Conditions

 

4.10pm – 4.30pm

 

Inclusive communities for people with communication difficulties

 

4.30pm – 4.50pm

 

Ableism in the Built Environment – A work in progress

 

4.50pm – 5.00pm

 

CONFERENCE Closing

 

*Subject to Change