iinspire Leadership Conference

Engage, inspire, empowe and release agents of change.

iinspire is a leadership program for primary schools. It's purpose to inspire leadership aspirations in young people so they can add their voice to the change they want to see in their school, community and the world.

Hear from ACT Australian of the Year Alumni, Francis Owusu and Nip Wijewickrema, as they share their stories on identity and inclusion. There will be a special guest performance from Timomatic.


Program of Events

Time                             Activity

9:30am-9:45am        iinspire leaders arrive at conference

9:45am -10:00am     Official welcome and opening of iinspire leadership conference

10:00am-10:55am     iinspire leadership speakers panel and student Q+A

10:55am- 11:10am    Morning Tea break

11:15am-11:50pm     Make your Move leadership skills workshop Presented by Francis Owusu

11:50am-12:50pm     Design thinking for social change Presented by Charuni Weerasooriya

12:50pm-1:05pm       Group participation activities presented by EC2D team

1:05pm-1:35pm        Lunch Time break

1:35pm-1:55pm        iinspire leadership conference wrap

1:55pm-2:10pm        Live performance from Timomatic

2:10pm                   iinspire leaders board buses back to school 

*Special note: A special teachers workshop will be held during the conference between 12pm-1pm

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Key Details


26 May


From 9:30AM


National Convention Centre
National Convention Centre Canberra
Constitution Avenue
Australian Capital Territory

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Free Event

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