Event details: 2017 Middle Years Conference
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2017 Middle Years Conference
Monday 7 August 2017
Venue: Foothills Conference Centre, 48 Edinburgh Rd Mooroolbark
ALEA members: Please contact the VATE office to receive information about registering for this event.
Conference commencement time: 8:30am–9:30am - Registration and morning tea
Keynote Speaker: Fiona Tuomy
Fiona is an award winning writer, director and producer. A graduate of the Australian Film Television and Radio School, Fiona’s screen career includes a range of accomplished short films, screenwriting credits, script development roles, and writer/director of the acclaimed ABC documentary Helen Garner’s Monkey Grip. As well, as being a creative practitioner, Fiona has worked in a diverse range of leadership and educational roles across the screen, arts, literary and disability sectors. Currently Fiona is Mentor-in-Residence on the award winning and international best practice model Write-ability program for writers with disability - a partnership between Writers Victoria and Arts Access Victoria. A recipient of 2017 Screen Australia initiative Seeing Ourselves: Developing the Developer, Fiona is passionate about bringing stories that encourage the importance of lived experience and authentic voices of disabled people and other marginalised groups to the screen.
Making your Selections for the day:
All delegates attend the first activity, and then choose one workshop for the rest of the program sessions. Please download the flyer (below) for program details.
Queries: VATE Office, 9411 8500
The Conference Centre has onsite accommodation.
Accommodation Costs: $140 - $170 per room (can have 2 king single beds in one room).
To book accommodation please phone: 1300 341 630 (Foothills Conference Centre)
Cancellation Policy Cancellations must be received at the VATE office in writing. Cancellations received between 5 and 3 working days prior to the event date will be charged a 15% cancellation fee. Cancellations received after 2 working days prior to the event will receive NO REFUND. If you do not attend and do not notify the office in writing as per the above, you will receive no refund.
- Foothills Conference Centre, Mooroolbark
- Event contact:
- Linda Baron - Mon-Thurs email@example.com (9411 8500)
- Supporting Documents:
- Download flyer here
- Supporting Documents:
- Foothills Conference Centre map
|VATE Individual member||1||$200.00|
|VATE Institutiontal member||1||$225.00|
|VATE Concessional member||1||$180.00|