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Pathways 13 Conference

Event Details
Hotel Realm Canberra, 18 National Circuit, Canberra ACT 2600
30 November 2016

Challenges, Changes and Choice: Embracing the Future

The Australian Tertiary Education Network on Disability (ATEND) and the Pathways 13 National Conference Committee invite you to attend the Pathways 13 Conference, a bi-annual event that brings together disability practitioners, National Disability Coordination Officers (NDCOs) and a range of other professional, academic staff and students with disability to identify and remove barriers for people with disability participating in higher education and training.

The Pathways Conference plays a pivotal role in supporting disability practitioners and the sector in general by providing a valuable professional development and networking opportunity. The conference encourages discussion and debate that informs practice, ensuring everyone is working towards an improved practice model.

Conference keynote speakers include:

  • Mr Matt Brett, Senior Manager, Higher Education Policy, La Trobe University
  • Ms Drisana Levitzke-Gray, Motivational Speaker and Auslan and Accessibility Consultant
  • Ms Leanne Cover, Chief Executive Officer, Canberra Institute of Technology
  • Professor Marnie Hughes-Warrington, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic), Australian National University
  • Ms Jessica May, Chief Executive Officer, Enabled Employment
  • Mr David Miller, Director, Skills Canberra
  • Ms Sue Salthouse, Convenor, Women with Disabilities ACT
  • Mr Richard Nicholson, Senior Consultant, Athlete Pathways and Development, Australian Institute of Sport
  • Ms Genevieve Jacobs, Master of Ceremonies.

For more information and to register, please visit the Pathways 13 Conference website. Early bird registrations end Monday 3 October 2016.

Posted 18 November 2016