2017 Program

NGYF 2017

Our Next Generation Youth Forum (NGYF) attracts students from across the state to engage in a day of social justice and leadership workshops.

Date: Friday 19 May 2017
Time: 8.30am – 2.15pm
Location: Melbourne Campus (Bundoora)
Cost: Free with morning tea and lunch provided

Program

8.00am

Registration opens

9.00am

Welcome from La Trobe Student Ambassadors

9.15am

Key note address

Jason Ball

2017 Young Australian of the Year for Victoria

10.00am

My story presentation

Benson Saulo

Group Indigenous Manager, Australian Unity & former Australian Youth Representative to the United Nations

10.30am

Morning tea

11.00am

Workshop A

1. Jason Ball, Pioneering LGBTI advocate

2. Benson Saulo, Values in action

3. Mitch McPherson, SPEAK UP! Stay ChatTY

4. Taj Pabari and Shannon Flemming, Fiftsix Creations

5. Nic Marchesi and Lucas Patchett, Orange Sky Laundry

6. Rene Anschau, Project Futures

7. Raquel Martins, La Trobe Student Ambassador

12.00pm

Lunch

12.45pm

Workshop B

1. Jason Ball, Pioeering LGBTI advocate

2. Benson Saulo, Values in action

3. Mitch McPherson, SPEAK UP! Stay ChatTY

4. Taj Pabari and Shannon Flemming, Fiftsix Creations

5. Nic Marchesi and Lucas Patchett, Orange Sky Laundry

6. Rene Anschau, Project Futures

7. Raquel Martins, La Trobe Student Ambassador

1.45pm

Concluding session

2.15pm

Event finish