ANZSWWER  2017 Symposium

‘Challenging Dominant Discourses’

ANZSWWER 2017 Save the Date Poster

Date: 7-8 September 2017

Venue: The University of Auckland, Epsom Campus, New Zealand

Epsom Campus Map

The 2017 ANZSWWER symposium will be hosted for the first time in New Zealand.

This is an exciting opportunity for consolidating trans-Tasman exchanges of ideas, issues, research and common challenges.

 

Programme

We have included downloadable versions of both the Programme and Book of Abstracts to get you inspired and start your planning for the days ahead. A hard copy of the Programme will be available upon registration.

 

Field Educators Networking Day

Date: 6 September 2017

Venue: The University of Auckland,  Epsom Campus, New Zealand

We are excited and looking forward to hosting you on Wednesday next week and for us all to be sharing a stimulating and enjoyable learning exchange.

Please find attached Programme for the day – we will have a hard copy available upon registration.

Ahua pai, kind regards Cherie, Jenny, Kath and Bree (Local Organising Committee)

 

Nau mai haere mai

You are invited to participate and partake in an evening with Ngāti Whātua ki Orakei, the mana whenua of Tamaki Makaurau, on Wednesday the 6th September 5pm – 9.30pm. Registrations are open till 23rd August via the links below.

Click here for further details

 

Registrations

Registrations are now open and are available in both Australian and New Zealand currency.

Australian attendees – Register here

New Zealand attendees – Register here

You do not need to be a member of ANZSWWER to attend, however discounted rates will apply

Become a member 

 

$AUS – Ticket Options  COST
ANZSWWER member – Full Symposium (early bird) $270.00
Non-member – Full Symposium (early bird) $300.00
ANZSWWER member – Full Symposium $300.00
Non-member – Full Symposium $330.00
Student – Full Symposium $100.00
ANZSWWER member 1 day only $170.00
Non-member 1 day only $180.00
Student 1 day $50.00
Field Education Networking Day $50.00
Event Dinner $65.00
$NZ – Ticket Options  COST
ANZSWWER member – Full Symposium (early bird) $290.00
Non-member – Full Symposium (early bird) $324.00
ANZSWWER member – Full Symposium $324.00
Non-member – Full Symposium $356.00
Student – Full Symposium $108.00
ANZSWWER member 1 day only $183.00
Non-member 1 day only $194.00
Student 1 day $54.00
Field Education Networking Day $54.00
Event Dinner $68.00

 

Annual General Meeting

The ANZSWWER AGM will be held following the last session on the first day of the Symposium and all members are welcome.

 

The 2017 Symposium Theme

The overarching theme of this year’s symposium is “Challenging Dominant Discourses”, and we look forward to robust discussion around your interpretation of this in relation to social work and welfare education and research.

We especially invite submission of abstracts that will talk to the following streams of the symposium:

  • Working and educating in the context of neo-liberalism
  • Innovations in practice
  • Bicultural rangahau (research), education and practice
  • Working and educating across difference and diversity
  • Pedagogies in education and practice
  • Research for change
  • Environmental social work and sustainability education and practice

 

Accommodation & Travel

Please note these are suggestions only and are based in central Auckland and requires public transport or commuting by car to access the venue. Feel free to do your own research (our hosts suggest Airbnb or you could try Trivago or Booking.com). Please  take the opportunity to enhance your stay in Auckland by checking out the attractions and activities available in this beautiful part of the world as well…

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