Developing Northern Australia Conference 2016


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Presenter:  The Developing Northern Australia Conference Committee

Date: Jun 20, 2016 to Jun 22, 2016

Time: 8:00am to 5:00pm

Contact person:  Conference Secretariat
T: 07 5502 2068
E: secretariat@northaust.org.au

Location:  Darwin Convention Centre

The Developing Northern Australia Conference Above the Line – unleashing the north’s potential continues the dialogue started in 2015 following the release of the Australian Government’s White Paper on Developing Northern Australia.

Speaking opportunities are available to interested parties wishing to address delegates at the Developing Northern Australia Conference.

We are inviting business leaders, industry experts, academics, NGOs, special interest groups, Indigenous communities and all levels of Government to be part of the 2016 program focusing on the Top Actions Summary and Key Industry Pillars identified in the Federal Government’s White Paper on Developing Northern Australia.

Identified as:

  • Land and Water
  • Business, trade and investment
  • Infrastructure
  • Food and Agribusiness
  • Workforce
  • Tourism
  • Tropical Health
  • Governance
  • Defence
  • Indigenous
  • Education
  • Open

The Top Actions Summary and Key Industry Pillars will form the basis of Conference themes.

Hosted by the Association for Sustainability in Business the Conference provides a platform for business, industry, academics, NGOs, special interest groups, Indigenous communities and all levels of Government to participate in shaping Australia’s future.

If there is a particular topic or project that you would like to share at the conference which addresses one or more of the Top Actions Summary, or Key Industry Pillars please register your interest by completing the Call for Speakers form.

Program Highlights

The program is intended to provide all participants with an opportunity for input into the Government’s Top Actions Summary.  Asking and answering such questions as: What progress has been made?  What barriers exist and how should they be overcome?  What resources are needed?  Where are the investment opportunities?

Take advantage of this opportunity to stand out as the leader in your field.


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