Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia (FECCA) 2017
Celebrate. Reflect. Advance: Challenges and Possibilities for Multicultural Australia
Darwin Convention & Exhibition Centre| 8 - 10 October 2017
SUNDAY 8 OCTOBER 2017 - YOUTH DAY
0830 - 0900REGISTRATION AND ARRIVAL COFFEE
Registration Desk, Conference Floor
0830 - 1030WELCOME & OPENING
Auditorium 2
0900 - 0920WELCOME TO COUNTRY
0920 - 0930YOUTH DAY OPENING
Master of Ceremonies - Patrick Abboud, The Feed, SBS
0930 - 1030Intersectionality and Creativity in Multiculturalism
Jenevieve Chang, Writer, Performing Artist and Movement Director
1030 - 1100MORNING TEA, EXHIBITION AND POSTER VIEWING
Exhibition Hall 1
1100 - 1230YOUTH ENGAGEMENT
Auditorium 2
1100 - 1130Youth Lead the Way: Innovation & creativity in achieving meaningful participation for youth by youth
Esta Paschalidis-chilas, Settlement Services International
1130 - 1200Changing the Media Landscape –“Mentorship at its Best!”
Peter Doukas, Ethnic Communities' Council of NSW
1200 - 1300LUNCH, EXHIBITION AND POSTER VIEWING
Exhibition Hall 1
1220 - 1250LUNCHTIME WORKSHOP: Multicultural Theatre Arts in Practice
Tania Lieman, Darwin Community Arts Inc
Auditorium 2
1250 - 1420LEADERSHIP AND ADVOCACY
Auditorium 2
1250 - 1320Leadership in places you least expect…from the smallest of voices
Alpha Capaque, Former Chair, Multicultural Youth NT / Co-Founder, Kaleidoscope Youth Leadership Summit
1320 - 1350Leading By Example: Using experience to lead change
Pritika Desai
1350 - 1420Reflection of a Dream Within in the Light of Education as an Alternative
Kyaw Naing John Yusuf, Multicultural Youth NT
1420 - 1450AFTERNOON TEA, EXHIBITION AND POSTER VIEWING
Exhibition Hall 1
1450 - 1550Participation and representation
Kashif Bouns, General Manager - Western Bulldogs Community Foundation at Western Bulldogs
Alipate Carlil , Port Adelaide Football Club, Multicultural Programs Manager
1550 - 1620Northern Territory Political Viewpoint
The Hon. Lauren Moss MP
1620Youth Day Closing
1730 - 1800Welcome Reception By Invitation
Hosted by Northern Territory Government
Parliament House, Darwin

Tours

The Convention Organisers have arranged a selection of tour options to be available for you during the Convention dates and both pre and post Convention. These tours are at a discounted rate to the public purchased tours so use the link below to take advantage of the discount and enjoy some leisure time in Adelaide and South Australia.

This laid back and arty city is home to numerous festivals and one of the most famed wine regions in Australia, the Barossa Valley. Sample fine wines, visit the Germanic town of Hahndorf, take a trip around the city and it’s seaside suburbs or visit the stunning Kangaroo Island, home to a mix of wildlife and wilderness.

These tours are being operated by Grey Lines Tours Adelaide a local tour operator with expert knowledge and local insight to provide you with the ultimate tour experience whilst you are in South Australia.

There are a selection of day tours available including:

  • Adelaide Day Tours including River Cruise
  • Grand Barossa Valley Tour with Hahndorf
  • Barossa Masterclass
  • Kangaroo Island Day Tours
  • River Murray
  • Victor Harbour
  • McLaren Vale

For more information on the tours and to make tour bookings please visit the Grey Line Website here

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors and Exhibitors:

Platinum Sponsor

Conference Dinner Sponsor

Exhibitor - Abbott Point of Care

Exhibitor - Ademdus

Exhibitor - Hospira

Exhibitor - NEANN

Exhibitor - Nipro

Exhibitor - Smith & Nephew

Government Partner

 

 

When
8 – 10 October 2017

Where

Darwin Convention Centre
Stokes Hill Road,
Darwin, NT 0800


Key Dates

April 2017
Registration Opens

26 July 2017
Abstract Submission Deadline

9 August 2017
Notification of Abstract Acceptance 

16 August 2017
Early Bird Registration Deadline

8 October 2017
Conference Commences