NGAA Congress 2017

 

The 2017 Congress will be held at Atura Dandenong. The program is:

Sunday 19 November

5.30 - 7.00pm - Welcome reception at newly-opened Bunjil Place

Monday 20 November

  • 9.00am - Congress, including political and keynote speakers
    • The Hon. Angus Taylor MP, Assistant Minister for Cities and Digital Transformation
    • The Hon. Anthony Albanese MP, Shadow Minister for Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
    • Geoff Roberts, Deputy Chief Commissioner and Economic Commissioner, Greater Sydney Commission
    • Ivan Motley, .id the population experts 'Population Growth - The Story'
    • Skills and Jobs of the Future
      • Shona McPherson, Foundation for Young Australians
      • Jan Vydra, Australian Fresh Leaf Herbs
      • Tim Harrison, Federation University
  • 3.00pm - Member only workshop on next Federal Election campaign strategy
  • 7.00pm - Congress Dinner, with guest MC Lawrence Mooney

Tuesday 21 November

  • 9.00am - Master class on Data and Research including
    • NGAA Research: State of Australia's Fast-Growing Outer Suburbs Stage 2
    • Game changing Projects Panel
      • Stephen Cain, CEO, City of Cockburn
      • Todd Denham, Research Associate and PhD Candidate, RMIT University
      • Kerry Balci, Senior Development Manager, Stockland
    • Member Case Studies on using research to support funding submissions
    • Workshop on best use of population data
  • 1.30pm - Tour of Casey Cardinia Region growth corridor
  • 5.00pm - Close

ONLINE REGISTRATIONS ARE OPEN - CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

To secure the NGAA accommodation rate at the Congress venue book here. We recommend booking your accommodation as early as possible as unbooked rooms will be released from mid-October.

Accommodation at regular rates is also available at the nearby Quest Narre Warren

  • Please note the NGAA Awards will not be held in 2017.
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