WorkCover Conference 2019

WorkCover WA looks forward to welcoming you to the WorkCover WA Conference 2019 - Facing Forward at a time when we need to embrace change.

The WorkCover WA Conference will provide a platform to share knowledge and information on themes relevant to workers' compensation and injury management matters. It will provide an invaluable opportunity to meet with other industry representatives in one place - at the Pan Pacific Hotel, Perth.

Hosted by ABC sports broadcaster Ms Karen Tighe on 8 and 9 May 2019, the Conference will showcase dynamic presentations from leading thinkers and experts in the field, including keynote speakers:

  • Ms Niki Ellis, occupational health expert, who co-developed and presented Stressbuster, a four-part series for ABC Television that focused on stress in the workplace
  • Mr Michael Crossland, inspirational speaker, who will use his personal story to discuss the importance of resilience, optimism and determination
  • Mr Mark McCrindle, social researcher, who will discuss changing times and emerging trends
  • Professor Nick Haslam, psychology professor, who will examine generation motivators in the workplace
  • Mr Theo Venter, injured worker, who will provide insight into the impact of workplace injuries

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With the venue configuration enhanced to allow delegates and exhibitors more room to network and attend sessions in comfort and a program designed to inspire and provide skillsets to adapt to change, this Conference is not to be missed.

There are more keynote and speaker announcements to come. Visit this page regularly to stay up-to-date with Conference news.

Conference program released

The highly anticipated program has been released!

Delegates will have a fantastic opportunity to hear engaging and thought provoking keynote presentations from expert speakers, and be able to choose from a range of sessions across themes including the 'big picture', people and change, mental health, cultural intelligence, outlooks on health, and risks and claims management.

Click here to view the full program and speakers.

Register today!

Don't miss out! Register today to secure your opportunity to interact with, be inspired by, and learn from the experts, researchers and practitioners taking the stage.

Book today to secure your spot - places are strictly limited!

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Pan Pacific Hotel is offering discounted accommodation for Conference delegates.

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Showcase at our industry exhibition

Exhibition spaces are now full. Thank you to all organisations who have applied.

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More information

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