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Policy Dialogue on Migration and Ageing in a Multicultural Australia

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Policy Dialogue on Migration and Ageing in a Multicultural Australia: Challenges and Opportunities

20 May 2024
Molonglo Theatre, ANU, Canberra/Ngunnawal

Jointly hosted by CEPAR and the Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis (CAMA) at the ANU Crawford School of Public Policy, the Policy Dialogue will bring together academia, government, industry and the community to discuss migration and ageing in a multicultural Australia. CEPAR’s latest research brief will be launched at this Policy Dialogue.


Registration

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TIME (AEDT)

20 May 2024 - DRAFT PROGRAM (subject to change)

8:30 – 9:00

Arrival and Registration

9:00 – 9:45

WELCOME AND OPENING REMARKS

  • John Piggott, Director, CEPAR, UNSW Sydney
  • Janine O’Flynn, Director, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU

9:45 – 11:00

SESSION 1: How migration is set to change older age groups

Chair: Meimanat Hosseini-Chavoshi, CEPAR Senior Research Fellow, University of Melbourne

9:45-10:00

Cultural and linguistic diversity (CALD) in an ageing Australia: How diversity is set to boom among older age groups

Rafal Chomik, CEPAR Senior Research Fellow, UNSW Sydney

10:00-10:20

Macro-demographic context and impact of migration

Peter McDonald, CEPAR Chief Investigator, University of Melbourne

10:20-10:40

Projections of ageing CALD communities

Jeromey Temple, CEPAR Professor of Economic Demography, University of Melbourne

10:40-11:00

Combined Q&A session

11:00 -11:30

Morning Tea

11:30 – 12:50

SESSION 2: Socioeconomic experience of ageing migrants and CALD communities

Chair: Marian Baird, CEPAR Chief Investigator, The University of Sydney

11:30-11:50

CALD communities and the care economy

Myra Hamilton, Associate Professor in Work and Organisational Studies, The University of Sydney

11:50-12:10

CALD health outcomes

Fiona Stanaway, CEPAR Associate Investigator, The University of Sydney

12:10-12:30

Perspectives by commentator(s):

  • Julie Byles, CEPAR Associate Investigator, University of Newcastle
  • Bianca Brijnath, Director of Social Gerontology, National Ageing Research Institute

12:30-12:50

Combined Q&A session

12:50 – 13:50

Lunch

13:50 – 15:10

SESSION 3: Health and care

Chair: Robert Cumming, CEPAR Emeritus Professor

13:50-14:10

CALD navigation of medical care

Reema Harrison, Professor, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Centre for Health Systems and Safety Research, Macquarie University

14:10-14:30

CALD navigation of aged care

Lee-Fay Low, Professor in Ageing and Health, The University of Sydney

14:30-14:50

Perspectives by commentator(s):

  • Michael Lye, Deputy Secretary for Ageing and Aged Care, Department of Health and Aged Care
  • Mary Ann Baquero Geronimo, Chief Executive Officer, Federation of Ethnic Communities Councils of Australia (FECCA)

14:50-15:10

Combined Q&A session

15:10 – 15:40

Afternoon Tea

15:40 – 17:00

PANEL SESSION: Policy, practice and research – challenges and responses for implementation

Chair: Warwick McKibbin, CEPAR Chief Investigator, Director of the Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis (CAMA), ANU Crawford School of Public Policy

 

Panellists:

  • Marian Baird, CEPAR Chief Investigator, The University of Sydney
  • Bei Lu, CEPAR Senior Research Fellow, UNSW Sydney
  • Ian Yates, Acting Inspector General of Aged Care, Office of the Inspector General of Aged Care

Further panellists to be confirmed.

17:00

CLOSING REMARKS

Marc de Cure, CEPAR Advisory Board Chair, Adjunct Professor, CEPAR, UNSW Business School


Enquiries: 

For event and media enquiries or to discuss your accessibility accommodations or a visitor Personal Emergency Evacuation plan, please email cepar@unsw.edu.au.

 

Date: 
Monday, May 20, 2024 - 08:30
End date: 
Monday, May 20, 2024 - 17:00
Location: 
Molonglo Theatre, ANU