better together

In December 2015, over 100 thought leaders, academics, renowned speakers, frontline practice leaders, entrepreneurs and innovators, policy experts and committed professionals came together to share ideas, challenge each other and consider how to deliver better solutions to social problems.

Delegates participated in plenaries, a panel discussion and workshops facilitated by experts in partnering, innovation, outcomes measurement, investment capital, social enterprise, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander disadvantage and social impact.

Keynote Speakers were Dr Andrew Young, the CEO of the Centre for Social Impact and Mr Geoff Aigner, Director, Social Leadership Australia.

Dr Andrew Young

Dr Andrew Young

Chief Executive Officer Centre for Social Impact

Geoff Aigner

Geoff Aigner

Director Social Leadership Australia

Better Together Conference Summary

Conference Speakers Information

Presentations from the Conference (below)

Let’s get social (Ms Moira Deslandes)

Let’s Get Social

 Ms Moira Deslandes

Compassion and power (Mr Geoff Aigner)

Compassion and Power

Mr Geoff Aigner

Inclusion and Justice in Australia (Associate Professor Gregory Phillips)

Inclusion and Justice in Australia

Associate Professor Gregory Phillips

Conference presented by:

Queensland Government

Sponsored by:

Supported by:

Uniting Care Community
Livingstone Shire Council

We acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the Traditional Owners and Custodians of this country and recognise their connection to land, wind, water and community. We pay our respect to them, their cultures, and to the Elders both past and present.