Fresh from analysing newly released 2016 Census data, population experts, practitioners, policy makers, researchers and students will gather in Darwin on 18-20 July 2018 for the Australian Population Association’s 19th biennial conference. Along with stimulating content and great networking opportunities, delegates will enjoy Darwin’s perfect dry season weather, its warm and laid-back atmosphere and some ‘only locals know’ highlights.
People. Cities. Future.
Join Australia’s foremost demographers, planners and urban researchers to discuss the way forward. Hear from leading commentators, engage in debate, ask questions, and find out the latest research.
The third event was a panel discussion held on Tuesday 29th October 2013. The topic of the panel discussion was “South Australia’s Population – Challenges and Opportunities”. The panellists were Professor Mary Luszcz, Director of the Centre for Ageing Studies at Flinders University, Mr Michael Hickinbotham, Member of the Economic Development Board of South Australia, and Professor Graeme Hugo, Director of the Australian Population and Migration Research Centre at the University of Adelaide.
In conjunction with the APA Annual General Meeting, the 2013 Borrie Lecture was held on 21st November. Again ADSRI provided valuable support including the venue at ANU. Over 50 people registered to attend the lecture, which was provided by Associate Professor Heather Booth of ADSRI. Heather’s topic was “How long will we live? The longevity revolution and what it means for Australia”, a topic with considerable relevance for all of us.
The population of NSW is ageing. Over the next 20 years, the number of people aged 65 or older in NSW is projected to grow by 78%. This has many social and economic implications. This seminar discussed these challenges by analysing the latest available data and drawing out implications for disability and aged carers, health and housing sectors.
Australia’s population in a global world
The Australian Population Association is pleased to invite you to attend their 2014 Conference to be held at the Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart from 3 – 5 December 2014. The theme of this year’s conference is ‘Australia’s population in a global world’.