Other conferences related to family wellbeing

Information on AIFS Conferences and events can be found on the AIFS events page.

A list of conferences and events run by other organisations relevant to family research, policy and practice is below.

For information on these events, please contact the respective conference organiser. Information about these conferences has been obtained from a variety of sources. No liability for the accuracy of dates or other content is assumed.

To add a conference, contact conferences or mail/ fax the Web Manager at the Institute.

This page was last updated on 1 May 2015.

2015  May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December

2016  March | July


May 2015

4-7 May Athens, Greece International Conference on Sociology
8-9 May Adelaide, SA Early Childhood Australia Reconciliation Symposium
11-14 May Cairns, Qld Creating futures - practice, evidence and creativity in tropical and remote settings
18-19 May Melbourne, Vic. Child Aware Conference
18-19 May Surfer's Paradise, Qld Eating disorders and Obesity Conference
19 May Bankstown, NSW Its Time To Talk Conference 2015: The Impacts of Domestic Violence on Families
20-22 May Brisbane, Qld Child Inclusive Practice Forum
20-22 May Surfer's Paradise, Qld Australian and New Zealand Addiction Conference
21-22 May Brisbane, Qld Positive schools - mental health and wellbeing Conference
21-22 May Sydney, NSW Carers NSW Conference
24-27 May Darwin, NT National Rural Health Conference
27 May Bankstown, NSW It’s Time To Talk Conference 2015: The Impacts of Domestic Violence on Families
28-29 May Fremantle, WA Positive schools - mental health and wellbeing Conference
28-29 May Ottawa, Canada 3rd International Open Data Conference
29-30 May Caulfield, Vic. Early Childhood Education Conference : Together we grow, investing in our future

June 2015

4-5 June Melbourne Vic. Positive schools - mental health and wellbeing Conference
10-11 June Ottawa, Canada Families in Canada Conference
10-12 June Nicosia, Cyprus Third International Conference of the International Childhood and Youth Network
11-12 June Sydney, NSW Positive schools - mental health and wellbeing Conference
24-26 June Cairns, Qld Suicide & Self-harm Prevention Conference
24-26 June Hobart, Tas. Coming together for Australia's children (ARACY) Conference
24-26 June Perth, WA Third National Conference on Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect
25-26 June Melbourne, Vic. Australian Workplace Relations Study Conference
25-26 June Sydney, NSW ACOSS National Conference
29-30 June Canberra, ACT Australian Youth Mentoring Conference
29-30 June Gold Coast, QLD No2Bullying Conference
29-30 June Newcastle, NSW RYDON Youth Conference : Inspiring, practical & inventive approaches to working with & engaging young people

July 2015

5-9 July Perth, WA International Symposium of the World Society of Victimology
6-8 July Parramatta, NSW National Vocational, Education and Training Research Conference
8-10 July Brisbane, Qld Crime, Justice and Social Democracy Conference
8-11 July Wellington, New Zealand Australasian Human Development Association Conference
21-23 July Colchester, UK Understanding Society's Scientific Conference (The UK Household Longitudinal Study)
26-29 July Hobart, Tas. National Suicide Prevention Conference
29-30 July Melbourne, Vic. Community Work 2015
29-31 July Adelaide, SA Primary Health Care Research Conference

August 2015

12-14 August Surfers Paradise, Qld International Mental Health Conference
25-28 August Canberra, ACT TheMHS Conference - The Mental Health Services Conference
31 August - 3 September Sydney, NSW Australasian Council on Women and Policing

September 2015

5-9 September Melbourne, Vic. International Evaluation Conference
6-9 September Belfast, Northern Ireland European Conference on Domestic Violence
6-9 September Hobart, Tas. Population Health Congress
8-12 September Braga, Portugal European Conference on Developmental Psychology
9-11 September Brisbane, Qld Asia Pacific Autism Conference
9-11 September Leeds, UK FWSA Conference : Everyday Encounters with Violence: Critical Feminist Perspectives
14-17 September Darwin, NT 3rd International Indigenous Social Work Conference (3IISWC) new
15-17 September Perth, WA SNAICC Conference
15-17 September Stellenbosch, South Africa Sexual Violence Research Initiative International Conference
28-30 September Darwin, NT National Indigenous Men's Conference
28-30 September Darwin, NT National Indigenous Women's Conference
28-30 September Kensington, NSW Australian Social Policy Conference
29 September - 2 October Gold Coast, Qld Australian Psychological Society Annual Conference

October 2015

2-4 October Brisbane, Qld Youth for Change: creating a better future
7-9 October Gold Coast, Qld National Indigenous Say No to Domestic Violence Conference: Focus on a Brighter Future
15-17 October Algarve, Portugal International Health and Wealth Conference (IHW)
15-17 October Portland, USA Collaborative Family Healthcare Association's 17th Annual Conference
17-20 October Newcastle, NSW Australian Men's Shed Association 6th National Conference
28-30 October Perth, WA National Housing Conference

November 2015

3-6 November The Hague, The Netherlands World Conference on Women's Shelters
4-6 November Melbourne, Vic. ANZATSA 7th Biennial International Reseach Theory & Practice Conference
5-6 November Sydney, NSW FECCA 2015 National Biennial Conference – Multiculturalism in Action: Building a better future for all Australians
8-11 November Perth, WA Annual Scientific Alcohol and Drug Conference
9-10 November Melbourne, Vic. Australian Long-Term Unemployment Conference
11-14 November Vancouver, Canada NCFR Annual Conference : Conflict, Violence and War: Family Risks and Resilience
16-18 November Melbourne, Vic. Improving Healthcare International Convention new
17-18 November Canberra, ACT Second National Complex Needs Conference new
23-26 November Cairns, Qld TASA Conference: Neoliberalism and contemporary challenges for the Asia-Pacific
27-28 November Sydney, NSW AASW National Symposium "Social Workers as Leaders and Change Agents

December 2015

1-3 December Cairns, Qld National Indigenous Health Conference


March 2016

30 March-2 April Kona, Hawaii 24th World Family Therapy Congress new

July 2016

10-14 July Vilnius, Lithuania The 24th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development

AIFS Conferences

The Australian Institute of Family Studies holds biennial conferences on family research and policy.