2018 Symposium Program

The Act to End Street Sleeping Symposium was held at Sydney’s Customs House on Friday 14th September 2018.

The Symposium featured a keynote address from Dame Louise Casey followed by a Panel discussion lead by six key industry leaders who each specialise in different areas of homelessness support and research.

Keynote Speaker


dame louise casey

Institute of Global Homelessness Advisory Committee Chair

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Christine McBride

City of Sydney, Manager of Programs and Services

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Louise Miller-Frost

Co-Chair of the Adelaide Zero Project Steering Group and CEO of Catherine House

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DR Nichola Brackertz

Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute and Taskforce Partner

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Karyn Walsh

CEO of Micah Projects

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James Toomey

CEO of Mission Australia