08.00 - 08:45
08:45 – 09:00
REGISTRATION & Networking
Dr Kieran Le Plastrier
09:00 - 9:10
9:15 - 10:15
Damien is a survivor of childhood abuse. He shares his story of recovery found through the sea. A true inspiration!
Former Commissioner Fitzgerald
KEY NOTE SPEAKER
Former Commissioner Fitzgerald will present findings and recommendations, insights and direction, with reference to the future safety of children within Australia, including Legislative impact (both state and Federal), redress scheme and its implications for all service providers, preventative education and information. The aim is to begin the discussion for the implications for the future safety of children in Australia.
10:15 - 10:30 Morning Tea
10:35 - 10:50
10.55 - 11.40
Hon Dan Tehan MP, Minister for Social Services
Government response to Royal Commission and Redress Scheme
Janet Schorer, NSW Children's Guardian
Quality Framework for Child Safe Organisations
Janet Schorer – NSW Children’s Guardian
11:45 - 12:15
Steve Kinmond, Community and Disability Services Commissioner & Deputy Ombudsman, NSW Ombudsman
Reportable Conduct Scheme
12.15 - 1.15 lunch
1:20 - 2:05
2:10 - 2:55
3:00 - 3:45
3.45 - 4.00 Afternoon Tea
4:00 - 4.30
4.35 - 5.20
Detective Inspector Peter Yeomans, NSW Policing Perspective
Changes to investigation processes and the impacts of change in the handling of child cases as well as the changes to Policy Policy and Processes in the area of Children.
Legal Sector response
Lisa heads the National Special Abuse Law Services of Shine Lawyers. Lisa will share with us her expertise in this ever changing area and answer many questions that lawyers need answered in light of the new approaches to this part of the law.
Julie Inman Grant
ESafety Commissioner for Children
The area of digital safety is a concern for all Parents, Schools and other organisations that work with children. Julie will provide you with the latest trends in digital safety.
Dr Kieran Le Plastrier
Prevention Research and Trajectories of Recovery
Dr Kieran Le Plastrier – Prevention of Child Abuse and promotion of good mental health and safety for children
Cathy Lovell, Head of School Services, Division Head: Workplace Management at the Association of Independent Schools of NSW
Rabbi Mendel Kastel, CEO Jewish House
Detective Sergeant Rachel Fawcett, and a survivor of child abuse have 5 minutes for setting context of their expertise and key highlights from the Commission.
Panel will then respond to curated questions from the delegates on a range of issues and reflections from the Commission and impact for organisations and governments.