WHERE AND WHEN?
FWD + Organise 2016 is at St. Barnabas Centre, Ultimo, Sydney
- 9.00am – 5.30pm on Thursday 24 November (followed by the party!)
- 9.15am – 5.30pm on Friday 25 November.
WHO WILL ATTEND?
FWD + Organise 2016 will convene hundreds of Australia’s leading grassroots, industrial, and community organisers, and digital advocates, campaigners and activists. Already Unions like the ASU, AMWU and United Voice as well as the ACTU and the QCU have got their tickets. Amnesty, Oxfam, Plan International, VCOSS and the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre are registered. Environment Victoria, the Climate Council, Market Forces and 350.org got in early. Get your ticket today!
WHAT WILL HAPPEN?
We’ll showcase the best organising projects and digital campaigns from across Australia and the globe. We’ll go deep to debrief the Australian and US Elections, learn new tactics from the corporate sector, and use our organising skills to build relationships with each other. With more than 40 sessions to choose from, there’ll be skill shares and trainings, unique panels, amazing keynotes and fascinating case studies.
Don’t forget to nominate your “Campaign of 2016” for the Care2 Impact Award! We’ll vote on finalists at the conference and announce the winner on Friday 25 November from the main stage.
Who are the Speakers?
Speakers are people like you: practitioners leading and working on the best, most interesting and most innovative campaigns and organising projects around the country. We’re proud to be joined by international guests, too, including Jenna Lowenstein, Digital Director for Hilary for America, and Michael Whitney, Online Fundraising Manager for Bernie 2016, and Alex Nicholas, Organiser from Ko Awatea in New Zealand.