Our Keynote Speaker:

Dame Louise Casey DBE CB
Institute of Global Homelessness Advisory Commitee Chair

Former Homelessness Czar | United Kingdom

Over the last 17 years Dame Louise Casey has been instrumental in the development of a number of bespoke social policy programs for Government. Drawing on her experiences leading a homeless charity shelter, Dame Louise has consistently delivered brave and innovative solutions to long standing social problems ranging from homelessness to anti-social behaviour to troubled families.

Throughout this, Dame Louise Casey has maintained her commitment to the charity sector and has been a driving force in the establishment of the Institute of Global Homelessness, with the aim of delivering an international solution to homelessness across the world.

At the request of the British Prime Minister, she led a review into opportunity and integration in some of the UK's most isolated communities.

Dame Louise Casey was awarded the Companion of the Order of Bath (CB) in the Queen's Birthday honours list, 2008 and made Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) in the Queen's Birthday honours list, 2016.

If you're interested in attending the Act to End Street Sleeping Symposium, please complete an Expression of Interest form. Please note, our venue has restricted capacity. Invitations to attend will be issued by Taskforce Members in mid August.