Fifth International Community, Work and Family Conference

17th Jul 2013 - 19th Jul 2013

The Fifth International Community, Work and Family Conference was held on 17-19 July 2013 at The University of Sydney in Sydney, Australia.


Conference Opening

Professor Barbara Pocock,
Director of the Centre for Work + Life at the University of South Australia.
Professor Shane Houston,
Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Sydney

Official Welcome

The Hon. Jenny Macklin MP,
Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs; Minister for Disability Reform

Keynote Presentations


Work, Family, and Migration in China

Professor Cindy Fan,
Vice Provost for International Studies, UCLA

Gender, Care Practices, and State Policy: The Hierarchies of Work, Family, and Communi

Professor Rajni Palriwala,
Professor of Sociology, University of Delhi

Thirty-four degrees South: Community, work and family in neocolonial perspective

Professor Raewyn Connell,
University Chair, University of Sydney

It goes deeper than work/life balance: Indigenous workplace reciprocity

Jason Glanville,
CEO, National Centre of Indigenous Excellence