Please contact the Conference Coordinator directly for queries regarding Sponsorship options.

Conference Coordinator
Meredith Prain, School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Melbourne
Phone: 03 9035 6142


Major sponsors

Scope Logo

Today, Scope supports more than 6000 people with a disability to lead the life they choose. We work with more than 1000 community organisations to help create welcoming and inclusive communities for people with a disability.

Through best practice research and innovation, we provide leadership to both state and federal governments in policy development and sector reform.




National Disability Services Logo

National Disability Services (NDS) is Australia’s peak body for non-government disability service organisations, representing more than 1100 non-government service providers. Collectively, NDS members operate several thousand services for Australians with all types of disability.



Minor sponsors

WorkSafe logo

WorkSafe’s mission is to actively work with the community to deliver outstanding workplace safety and return to work, together with insurance protection. The work we do is important because we impact upon many people’s lives, everyday.

WorkSafe is:

– Constructive in the way we provide information, advice and service
– Accountable for what we do and what we say. We live up to our promises
– Transparent in the way we work, our environment is open and honest
– Effective by working collaboratively to deliver high quality services
– Caring by showing empathy in our dealings with everyone we work with.



The Transport Accident Commission (TAC) is a Victorian Government-owned organisation whose role is to promote road safety, improve the State’s trauma system and support those who have been injured on our roads.
The TAC’s mission is to be the world’s leading social insurer, providing medical, rehabilitation and financial support to assist people get their lives back on track after a transport accident.
The TAC is unique among personal injury compensation schemes in that one of our key roles is to promote road safety.
Working closely with Victoria Police, the Department of Justice and VicRoads, the TAC develops campaigns that increase awareness of road safety issues, change behaviour and ultimately reduce the incidence of road trauma.


Telstra Logo

As Australia’s largest telecommunications company with people and customers in every corner of the country, Telstra are in a unique position to help build more inclusive communities and workplaces. It is unique because in today’s world digital technologies play a central and empowering role in our lives and being connected is not just an added extra, but an increasingly integral part of our daily lives.