Disability Employment Australia. Represent, Support, Resource

Events & Training


May 2017
The theme for the annual CASE conference ROI = Return On Inclusion will focus on the value of employing a diverse population including persons with disabilities and learning how to support people through the transition to and after employment.
22nd Annual National Supported Employment Conference
External Niagara Falls, Canada May 30 - Jun 01 2017 Register
June 2017
As NDIS moves towards full roll out it will become increasingly important that everyone in your organisation from the frontline to the board room has a solid understanding on NDIS and what it means for your business. This workshop will cover all bases including the Who, What, Where, Why and How of the NDIS, its legislative foundations and operational guidelines.
ABCs of the NDIS: 1 Day Workshops
External Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney, Brisbane Jun 13 - Jun 22 2017 Register
The financial viability of the NDIS is intrinsically linked to increasing economic participation and achieving better employment outcomes for people with disability and their carers. So where are the opportunities for your organisation to develop evidence based, innovative employment services for NDIS participants?
Employment Supports in the NDIS
External Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney, Brisbane Jun 14 - Jun 23 2017 Register
This conference is the first of its kind being a collaboration of partners and employment specialist from around the World. The conference will aim to challenge our thinking and perspectives on how we work with people considered “far from the labour market” perhaps we should be thinking the “labour market is far from the people” and that may change how we do business.
1st World Conference on Supported Employment – “Employment for All - A Global Perspective”
External Belfast, Northern Ireland Jun 14 - Jun 16 2017 Register
As competition for funding and donation generation becomes harder within the not-for-profit (NFP) sector, many NFP’s need to rethink their strategies for long term sustainability to maintain successful operations within an increasingly competitive environment. We have brought together industry leaders to share their expertise and experiences merging within the NFP sector. Facilitated by Kevin Robbie from Think Impact our panel will discuss the changing face of the NFP sector, the advantages and disadvantages of merging, and lessons learnt.
To Merge or not to Merge?
External Melbourne Jun 15 2017 Register
The Bringing a Plan to Life workshop is designed to educate and prepare your staff to understand the NDIS open market, portability of customer funds, importance of service collaboration and examine case studies - bringing NDIS plans to life - suitable for new and existing support workers and their supervisors on the disability sector.
Breakthru: NDIS 'Bringing a Plan to Life' Brisbane 1 day workshop
External Brisbane Jun 22 2017 Register
August 2017
Access to secure employment is a high priority for disabled people, not just because of the increased financial security it can bring, but because of the difference it can make to people’s health and well-being. Work really matters and is essential to a good life. The employment participation rate for disabled people is half that of the general population. Disabled people are missing out and the labour market is missing out on the contribution that disabled people can make.
Why Work Matters – NZDSN National Employment Symposium
External New Zealand Aug 09 - Aug 10 2017 Register
September 2017
Disability Employment Australia’s Annual Conference is Australasia’s premier conference for managers, aspiring managers, practitioners, and academics working in or with the Disability Employment Services sector.
Disability Employment Australia's Annual Conference
External Brisbane Sep 06 - Sep 07 2017 Register
November 2017
The National Employment Solutions Conference will examine the changing face of work and the workplace and the impacts on sector professionals. The program will examine challenges, opportunities, trends and issues that relate to innovative employment solutions in both job supply and demand.
National Employment Solutions Conference
External Gold Coast Nov 16 - Nov 17 2017 Register