Conference Program

The conference features an intensive 3 day program exploring Day Hospitals and how they support the Australian health care system.

Speakers and panellists will be added to the program as they are confirmed.

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12:00pm - 7:00pm - Registration Desk & Exhibition Hall open

12:30pm - Welcome lunch in the Exhibition Hall

Delegates are invited to join our sponsors and exhibitors for lunch in the Exhibition Hall

1:30pm - Start of Day 1

Presentations begin at 1:30pm in the main Plenary Hall

1:40pm - Keynote Speaker

Speakers will be advised in 2024

3:00pm - Afternoon tea and networking in the Exhibition Hall

Delegates are invited to join our sponsors and exhibitors for afternoon tea in the Exhibition Hall

3:30pm - Presentations

Speakers will be advised in 2024

5:30pm - End of Day 1

5:30pm - 7:00pm Evening Cocktail Reception in the Exhibition Hall

Delegates are invited to join our sponsors and exhibitors for canapes and cocktails in the Exhibition Hall

8:00am - 5:00pm - Registration Desk & Exhibition Hall open

9:00am - Start of Day 2

9:10am - Keynote Speaker

Speakers will be advised in 2024

10:30am - Morning Tea & Networking in the Exhibition Hall

Delegates are invited to join our sponsors and exhibitors for morning tea in the Exhibition Hall

11:00am - Presentations

Speakers will be advised in 2024

12:30pm - Networking Lunch in the Exhibition Hall

Delegates are invited to join our sponsors and exhibitors for lunch in the Exhibition Hall

1:30pm - Presentations

Speakers will be advised in 2024

3:30pm - Afternoon Tea & Networking in the Exhibition Hall

Delegates are invited to join our sponsors and exhibitors for afternoon tea in the Exhibition Hall

4:00pm - Workshops

Speakers will be advised in 2024

5:00pm - End of Day 2

7:00pm - 11:00pm - Conference Dinner @ Frasers Kings Park

Join us for the Conference Dinner at Frasers Kings Park for a night of beautiful views, dinner, drinks and dancing!

Buses will depart the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre at the following times:

  • From PCEC to Frasers: 6:40pm and 6:50pm
  • From Frasers to PCEC: 9:30pm, 10pm, 10:30pm and the last bus at 11pm

8:00am - 11:30am - Registration Desk & Exhibition Hall Open

8:00am - Networking breakfast in the Exhibition Hall

Delegates are invited to join our sponsors and exhibitors for a light breakfast in the Exhibition Hall

Come along for your chance to win our Lucky Door Prize valued at $500

9:00am - Start of Day 3

9:10am - Presentations

Speakers will be advised in 2024

10:50am - Morning Tea & Prize Draw in the Exhibition Hall

Delegates are invited to join our sponsors and exhibitors for morning tea in the Exhibition Hall

Visit as many trade stands as possible and scan your ID tag for the chance to win the Trade Passport prize of a $500 prepaid visa card

Some of our exhibitors also have their own prizes to give away to lucky delegates!

11:30am - Presentation by the Winners of the annual Day Hospitals Australia Poster Competition

A poster competition will be held at the Day Hospitals Australia 2024 National Conference to highlight research, innovations, achievements, new systems, and ideas to improve services provided by day hospitals.

Entries will be displayed on digital TV’s in the Exhibition Hall at the Conference and delegates will be asked to use the Conference app to vote for the winner of the competition.

On Friday, the Poster competition winners will be invited to deliver a short presentation summarising their entry as part of the official program.

12:00pm - Keynote Speaker

Speakers will be advised in 2024

1:15pm - Conference Close - Jane Griffiths, CEO of Day Hospitals Australia

1:30pm - End of Day 3

1:30pm - Pack & Go lunch served to delegates

1:45pm - Optional Site Visits

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