Other family-related conferences

National and international conferences and events related to family research, policy and practice. For information about these events, please contact the respective conference organisers.

Please contact us if you would like to add a conference to this list.

2015    November | December

2016    January | February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November



Rights of the Child Consumer
Sydney, NSW
20 November

TASA Conference: Neoliberalism and contemporary challenges for the Asia-Pacific 
Cairns, Qld
23-26 November

What works? Co-location, collaboration and integration. Working together in cleint service delivery 
Canberra, ACT
25 November

Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology Conference
Adelaide, SA
25-27 November

National Association for Gambling Studies Conference
Adelaide, SA
25-27 November

12th Australasian Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Conference
Sydney, NSW
25-27 November

Our Parenting Story Forum
Melbourne, Vic.
27 November

AASW National Symposium Social Workers as Leaders and Change Agents 
Sydney, NSW
27-28 November

Law & Society Association of Australia Conference
Adelaide, SA
30 November - 2 December


National Indigenous Health Conference 
Cairns, Qld
1-3 December

Zero to three : National Training Institute event for Early Childhood Professionals
Seattle, USA
2-4 December

Stop Domestic Violence Conference
Canberra, ACT
7-9 December



International Conference on Adoption Research
Auckland, New Zealand
7-11 January

Second International Conference on Loss, Bereavement and Human Resilience
Eilat, Israel
12-14 January

Redefining family: Growing families through adoption, donor-conception and surrogacy
Auckland, New Zealand
13-14 January


Disability, Human Rights and Social Equity Conference
Melbourne, Vic
3-5 February

National Families and Fathers Conference
Los Angeles, USA
16-19 February

Applied research in Crime and Justice Conference
Brisbane, QLD
18-19 February

4th National Elder Abuse Conference
Melbourne, Vic
23-25 February

ANROWS Inaugural National Research Conference on Violence against Women and their Children
Melbourne, Vic
23-25 February


Batiba Guwiyal Conference to facilitate collaborative efforts in tackling the impacts of child sexual assault on Indigenous individuals, families and communities
Brisbane, Qld
1-2 March

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


Think outcomes: Conference on the measurement, analyses, evaluation and communication of social outcomes
Melbourne, Vic
12-13 April

Women's Health 24th Annual Conference
Washington DC, USA
14-17 April

Caring for country kids
Alice Springs, NT
17-19 April

No to Bullying Conference
Gold Coast, Qld
18-19 April


Collaboration for Impact Conference 
Melbourne, Vic.
4-5 May

17th Congress of the International Academy of Investigative Psychology
New York, USA
13-14 May

Australian and New Zealand Addiction Conference
Gold Coast, Qld
18-20 May

Child Aware Approaches Conference new
Brisbane, Qld
23-24 May

Life History Conference
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
25-28 May


Second Biennial International Childhood Trauma Conference
Melbourne, Vic
6-10 June

Centre for Research on Families and Relationships : Unequal families and relationships Conference
Edinburgh, Scotland
13-15 June

8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies
Melbourne, Vic.
22-25 June


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

Challenging the mental illness violence nexus
Brisbane, Qld
13-14 July

ACSPRI Social Science Methodology Conference
Sydney, NSW
19-22 July


CWLA (Child Welfare League of America) National Conference
California, USA
1-2 August


Early Childhood Intervention Australia Conference
Melbourne, Vic
8-10 September

International Marcé Society Biennial Scientific Conference
Melbourne, Vic
26-28 September


Australasian Implementation Conference
Melbourne, Vic
5-6 October

Early Childhood Australia national Conference
Darwin, NT
5-8 October


International Indigenous Research Conference
Auckland, NZ
15-18 November

Please note: We have obtained this information from a variety of sources and cannot guarantee the accuracy of dates or other content.

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