Conference Program

The FINAL CONFERENCE program is now available by clicking here!  It contains a list of all speakers, presentation times and side events for the conference weekend.

For a general map showing conference venues and accommodation at South Bank, please click here and scroll down to the map at the bottom of this page.  More detailed maps and venue information can be found in the Final Conference Program.

The structure of the Conference is as follows:

DAY 1 – Friday 1st September 2017

CONFERENCE OPENS
VENUE: “The Edge”, State Library, South Bank, Brisbane

  • 8.30am to 5.30pm – Plenary sessions framing the New Economy Conference – please see our list of plenary speakers by clicking here
    * People will be invited to use the noticeboards at the conference to start listing open space sessions they wish to host on Day 2 and Day 3 of the Conference
  • 6pm to 9pm – Conference Dinner, Muooz Restaurant, West End (PLEASE VISIT OUR SIDE EVENTS WEBPAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION)

DAY 2 – Saturday 2nd September 2017

VENUE: Various rooms, Griffith University South Bank Campus – details are available in the FINAL Program

  • 8.30am to 9.30am – open mic session for people who want to ‘pitch’ their unconference sessions
  • 8.30am to 5.30pm- Various streams of workshops, breakout sessions, presentations, meetings, games etc
  • 5.30pm to 8.30pm – Site Visit and Dinner with Food Connect + ORIcoop Brisbane Launch (PLEASE VISIT OUR SIDE EVENTS WEBPAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION)

DAY 3 – Sunday 3rd September 2017

9.30 to 12.30- Various streams of workshops, breakout sessions, presentations, etc
(VENUE: various rooms, Griffith University South Bank Campus)

2pm to 4pm – Plenary sessions, closing the New Economy Conference
(VENUE: “The Edge”, State Library, South Bank)

Monday 4th September 2017

Site visits in and around Brisbane – PLEASE VISIT OUR SIDE EVENTS WEBPAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION