Our events feature well-known speakers with expertise in contemporary family research issues. Find out about upcoming events, book to attend a seminar, register for a webinar or listen to one of our featured podcasts.

Child Family Community Australia (CFCA) also hold regular events throughout the year. For more information see CFCA Events .

Housing, transport and family hardship

Professor Julian Disney AO
Seminar/webinar— 13 Oct 2015

Professor Disney will discuss some of the hardships that families experience as a result of inadequate housing and inappropriate urban development.

Migrant intake into Australia

Alison McClelland and Paul Lindwall
Seminar/webinar— 18 Aug 2015

The inquiry into migrant entry in Australia is examining the costs and benefits of immigration, the interaction of temporary and permanent migration.

Introducing Building a New Life in Australia

Ben Edwards and Diana Smart
Seminar/webinar— 16 Jun 2015

This seminar will highlight key aspects of the longitudinal study of humanitarian migrants, including themes and topics covered in the survey design.

Man walking through keyhole

Walking the line: Research, advocacy and impact

Kelley Johnson
Seminar/webinar— 09 Oct 2014

This seminar illustrated how engagement by researchers with people with disabilities and their families can increase possibilities for social change.


AIFS Conference 2016

6-8 July, Melbourne Convention Centre

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