Speakers confirmed for the UD Conference

Square banner with conference date and theme, Home and Away, creating inclusion everywhere.All concurrent session speakers for the 3rd Australian Universal Design Conference are confirmed and you can now access their abstracts and biographies. The theme is Home and Away: Creating inclusion everywhere. The program is jam-packed with information and practical examples for house and home, for tourism, travel and getting out and about. Earlybird registrations available now.

Major keynote speakers are: Nicki Hutley, Partner, Deloitte Access Economics; Amy Child, Associate, Transport and Cities, Arup, and Chris Veitch, Tourism Consultant, Access New Business. Other keynotes are Nadia Feeney, Operations Manager, Australian Tourism Data Warehouse, Bill Forrester, Travability, and Kieran O’Donnell, Senior Project Officer, Australian Building Codes Board. Lenna Klintworth will be our Master of Ceremonies. Their biographies and presentation outlines will be available soon.

A special one hour interactive panel session on home modifications will be led by Michael Bleasdale and Liz Ainsworth. Specialist home modification builders will be part of the discussions. We will also have Table Topics during an extended lunch break on the first day. This allows everyone to get involved and a good way of networking. Want to showcase something – why not present a poster or a Table Topic?