Networking and having fun
A conference isn’t just about workshops and presentations. It’s about networking and having fun too!
That’s why we’ve put together some great events for the Refugee Trauma Recovery in Resettlement Conference 2017.
Conference launch cocktail party
Wednesday March 29
Kick off the conference in style with cocktails and canapés at our official launch party. The elegant Graffiti Restaurant is the venue for an evening of food and drink, laid-back tunes and some special guests to help us launch the conference.
Best of all, it’s completely free as part of your conference registration!
When: 6-8pm, Wednesday 29 March
Where: Arthouse Hotel, Graffiti Restaurant, 275 Pitt St, Sydney
Cost: FREE with RSVP
Conference dinner and party
Thursday March 30
Network with colleagues… dance…celebrate! Enjoy all this and more – surrounded by some of the best views of Sydney Harbour – at the Conference Dinner and Party.
Former refugee and world-renowned orthopaedic surgeon A/Prof. Munjed Al Muderis will share his remarkable tale of survival and triumph against extraordinary odds.
A multicultural entertainment extravaganza awaits, with performances by:
- African drumming, dancing and acrobatic troupe Afrodisiaq
- Traditional Iraqi and Syrian dancing from Divine Danse Orientale
- Exciting Arabic beats from Faith Band featuring Albert Yonan
- The Gypsy Rumba stylings of Los Pibes
- Plus DJ Donbear to keep you dancing until the lights come up!
Have something quieter in mind? Step outside to the balcony, do some networking and soak up the view of Sydney Harbour.
Enjoy a 3 course meal at one of Sydney’s best function centres, known for its gourmet delights.
When: 7pm-12am, Thursday 30 March
Where: Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney
Cost: $100 p/person
You can get your ticket to the Conference Dinner and Party when you register for the Conference.