2020 International Boarding Conference

The ABSA 2020 International Boarding Conference will be held in Fremantle, Western Australia, from 27 to 30 September.

Draft Program Outline (check back to see a more up-to-date program):

Sunday 27 September

5pm - Registration

5.45pm - New Delegates Gathering

6.30pm - Welcome Function

Monday 28 September

9.00am - Conference begins

9.30am - Keynote Address - The Future of Boarding Schools

10.30am - Morning Tea

11.10am - Discussion Time

12.15pm - TBA

1.15pm - Formal lunch and presentation of Awards

2.00pm - Concurrent Sessions

3.00pm - Keynote Address - Marketing Your Boarding School

4.00pm - Afternoon Tea

4.30pm - Panel - The toughest times in boarding

5.45pm - Day ends - free night

7.00pm - Principals Dinner

Tuesday 29 September

9.00am - Annual General Meeting

9.30am - Keynote Address - Active Supervision in the Boarding House-How Big is Your Risk?

11.15am - Morning Tea

11.45am - Concurrent Sessions

12.30pm - Lunch and State Gatherings

1.30pm - TBA

2.30pm - Boarding House Tours

7.00pm - Conference Gala Dinner

Wednesday 30 September

9.30am - Keynote Address

10.45am - Morning Tea

11.15am - Fearless Conversations

12.15pm - Closing Keynote Address

1.00pm - Conference closure / Lunch