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2012 National Conference


Comcare’s 2012 National Conference was one of the most eagerly awaited industry forums. The two and a half day event was held from 19–21 September 2012 at the Sydney Convention Centre. This conference is hosted by Comcare with an anticipated attendance of over 500 delegates from related industries across Australia.

The 2012 conference theme is Build, Connect and Support—Lead the conversation. The overall focus was on mental health and incorporates sub-themes of broader wellbeing.

Build—capability and awareness 
Connect—people for better work ability
Support—people in recovery and return to work.

Speakers presented thought-provoking ideas, concepts and challenge traditional thinking in the areas of psychological injuries, social inclusion, ageing workforce and rehabilitation. The conference provided participants with professional development and networking opportunities and examine issues in work health and safety (WHS).
The objectives of the conference were to:

  • examine contemporary issues and explore continuous improvement opportunities to better manage psychological injury
  • contribute to improving individual and organisational resilience
  • raise awareness to recognise the importance of effective people management as critical success factors for organisations managing workplace injuries
  • provide participants with significant professional development and networking opportunities
  • deliver relevant information, ideas and strategies to assist organisations to develop their capabilities and improve their health and safety practices.

The conference program offered participants relevant and innovative sessions and also encouraged delegate participation through a series of workshops highlighting topical issues.

Watch our 2012 National Conference highlights video.

Video highlights 









Page last updated: 29 Oct 2014