WELCOME
TO FOCUS 2020

With a vision for the future, this conference will focus on the latest in business, education, leadership and practice in physiotherapy.

Predicting the future is challenging. FOCUS 2020 will provide a foundation to help attendees prepare, understand and manage the challenges and opportunities that may lie ahead. We invite you to take focus, be visionary and share your experience.

When

Thursday - Saturday
28 - 30 May, 2020

Where

Crown Perth
Convention Centre

Who

The best
in the industry

WHAT'S
IT ABOUT? CONFERENCE THEMES

PRACTICE

Apply your ideas, beliefs and methods within the practise of physiotherapy to achieve better patient outcomes.

BUSINESS

Develop your management, leadership and administrative skills to ensure your business runs smoothly.

EDUCATION

Build expert skills in teaching, supervision and research with a focus on patient and professional education.

KEY
DATES

DateActivity
7 OctoberAbstract submissions open
25 NovemberEarlybird registrations open
15 JanuaryAbstract submissions close
FebruaryAll submitting authors notified of submission outcomes
29 FebruaryDeadline for authors to decline presentation offer
MarchAuthors contacted with presentation time
31 MarchEarlybird Registrations Close
31 MarchDate by which presenters must be registered in order for their presentation details to be included in the printed conference program
28 – 30 MayConference

VIEW
THE PROGRAM PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE, SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Day 1
May 28, 2020
01:30pm - 03:00pm

Opening Plenary 1

03:00pm - 03:30pm

Afternoon tea and exhibition

03:30pm - 04:15pm

Concurrent 1 x 4 streams

04:20pm - 05:05pm

Concurrent 2 x 4 streams

05:15pm - 07:15pm

Welcome Reception

Day 2
May 29, 2020
08:30am - 04:30pm

Exhibition open

09:00am - 10:00am

Plenary 2

10:00am - 10:30am

Morning tea

10:30am - 11:30am

Concurrent 3 x 4 streams

11:35am - 12:35pm

Concurrent 4 x 4 streams

12:35pm - 01:35pm

Lunch and exhibition

01:35pm - 02:35pm

Concurrent 5 x 4 streams

02:40pm - 03:40pm

Concurrent 6 x 4 streams

03:40pm - 04:10pm

Afternoon tea and exhibition

04:10pm - 05:10pm

Plenary 3

Day 3
May 30, 2020
08:30am - 03:30pm

Exhibition open

09:00am - 10:00am

Concurrent 7 x 3 streams, support staff session 1

10:00am - 10:30am

Morning tea

10:30am - 11:30am

Concurrent 8 x 3 streams, support staff session 2

11:35am - 01:05pm

Plenary 4

01:05pm - 02:00pm

Lunch and exhibition

02:00pm - 02:45pm

Concurrent 9 x 3 streams, support staff session 3

02:45pm - 03:15pm

Afternoon tea

03:15pm - 04:15pm

Plenary 5

07:00pm - 11:30pm

Conference Dinner

DON'T MISS OUT!

FOCUS 2020 will start in:

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SPONSORS
& EXHIBITORS

Principal Sponsors

THE
VENUE

CROWN PERTH CONVENTION CENTRE

Renowned for its world-class facilities, entertainment, premium restaurants and luxury accommodation, Crown is located on the eastern banks of the Swan River, just minutes from the CBD and both domestic and international airports.

Great Eastern Hwy, Burswood, Perth
Western Australia 6100, Australia www.crownperth.com.au