National Centre Against Bullying Conference 2016

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NCAB's seventh biennial conference, “Towards Bullying Solutions – Theory and Practice”, will be held on the 28th and 29th of July 2016 at the Crown Conference Centre, Melbourne.

The conference will focus on the work we are doing to address bullying, enhance wellbeing, and create safe and supportive environments - ensuring our work continues to be informed by research and experience. 

The conference will bring together academics, policymakers, practitioners, educators, principals, leadership teams and young people from around the world, to explore how bullying affects people of all ages, and to share the latest research on strategies and solutions to help reduce the prevalence and impact of bullying and cyber bullying.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Dorothy L. Espelage, PhD., an Edward William Gutgsell & Jane Marr Gutgsell Endowed Professor and Hardie Scholar of Education, in the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • Wendy Craig, PhD., FRSC, Professor of Psychology, Scientific Co-Director of PREVNet, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario
  • Professor Helen McGrath, Adjunct Professor, RMIT  
  • Professor Toni Noble, Adjunct Professor, School of Educational Leadership, Australian Catholic University.

Other speakers:

  • The Hon. Alastair Nicholson AO RFD QC, Chair of the National Centre Against Bullying
  • Dr Michael Carr-Gregg, BA (Hons) MA, PhD MAPS Cert Child Internet Safety (UCLAN) Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychologist and NCAB Member (Master of Ceremonies)

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Early Bird Rate Two Day Ticket (for the first 100 tickets sold) - $515 + GST & booking fees 

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Sponsorship Opportunities

We are looking for sponsors for this year's NCAB conference. For information on sponsorship opportunities please download the Sponsor Information Pack. Contact for more information.

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