IMPACT 2024 Annual Conference

IMPACT 2024 is more than a conference. It’s your opportunity to be a part of something bigger. Connect with a community that shares and recognises your passion for access and inclusion. Share knowledge and ideas that drive change. Take action that will leave a lasting impact on your organisation and beyond.

Join us on this journey to Connect. Share. Act. What will your impact be?

IMPACT 2024: Conference dates, speakers and agenda

Date and venue

  • Venue: Melbourne Conference and Exhibition Centre
  • Date: Thursday 9 May, 2024


Read about our amazing lineup of speakers and panelists. This is one event you won’t want to miss!


Take a look at the agenda for the IMPACT 2024 Conference and find out more about the informative and insightful sessions that will be covered by our international speakers and panelists.

Please note, the times and sessions are subject to change.

Why attend IMPACT 2024?

At last year’s annual conference, our delegates spoke, and we listened. This resounding feedback has shaped our vision for IMPACT 2024.

Create greater connection

IMPACT 2024 is more than a conference, it’s a community. In 2023, our delegates loved the opportunity to connect with peers in similar roles and facing similar challenges. IMPACT 2024 will provide more opportunities than ever before, allowing you to engage in meaningful conversations and build strong connections.

Access knowledge for immediate change

We know you want tangible takeaways. This year, we’re taking it to the next level. Expect to leave with a wealth of ideas and learnings that you can immediately bring back to your workplace. Empower yourself to engage your leaders and colleagues to create immediate and actionable change in how your business approaches access and inclusion.

Prepare for an unforgettable lineup 

Get ready to be inspired, challenged, and empowered like never before. The IMPACT 2024 agenda is exceptional, with an amazing line-up of speakers.

  • World-Class insights: We’re bringing you speakers from around the globe who are at the forefront of conversations on access and inclusion. Their expertise transcends borders and will spark new perspectives.
  • The heart of every session: What truly sets IMPACT 2024 apart is our commitment to showcasing lived experiences in every session. You’ll hear powerful stories that resonate, motivate, and drive change. These are the voices that will leave an indelible mark on your journey.
    While we can’t reveal just yet, each session is carefully designed to connect, share, and spark action. IMPACT 2024 will be an immersive experience that promises to leave you transformed.

About the Disability Confidence Awards

Our Disability Confidence Awards Night celebrates and honours members who have demonstrated exceptional dedication to fostering disability confidence in their workplaces. It’s a momentous occasion where standout achievements are spotlighted, inspiring a collective commitment to drive positive change in inclusive practices.

Find out more about the Disability Confidence Awards 

Ticket Prices and Registration

IMPACT 2024 In-person and Virtual Tickets

Available up until  7 May 2024

  • In-Person ticket price for members and NFPs: $950 + GST
  • In-Person ticket price for non-members: $1050 + GST
  • Virtual ticket price for members and NFPs: $800 + GST
  • Virtual ticket price for non-members: $900 + GST

Register now for in-person or virtual tickets

Combined Conference and Awards Night Tickets

Available up until 7 May 2024

  • Price for members and NFPs: $1040 + GST
  • Price for non-members: $1175 + GST

Register now for Combined Conference and Awards Night tickets

Please note the following:

  • Ticket prices are displayed on our website excluding GST.
  • Humanitix will display prices with GST included.
  • Humanitix will add a 4% + $0.99 booking fee.
  • Combined tickets includes packaged access to the Conference and Awards Night events at a discounted rate.
  • No refunds will be processed after 01 May 2024, but name changes will be allowed.
  • Cancellations made on or after 1 April 2024 will only receive a refund of 80% of their ticket price.

IMPACT 2024 Sponsors

Our sponsors make it possible for us to offer an unforgettable line-up of speakers, insightful sessions and an accessible experience for in-person and virtual attendees.

Find out more about the sponsors for IMPACT 2024.

Sponsorship Opportunities

The Australian Disability Network annual conference is our crown event. With an engaged and growing audience, each year is bigger and better than the last. 2023 saw over 500 delegates attend with nearly 400 In-person. This year we are aiming to have even more in person.

Our audience includes CEOs, Senior Managers, Diversity Practitioners, Human Resources Professionals and WH&S Advisors, from both the public and private sectors.

To find out more about our bespoke packages and how to take up a sponsorship opportunity, you can download the Sponsorship Prospectus and the Exhibition Information guide, which provides information about the dimensions and layout of the stands and venue, by  filling in the form below.

Sponsorship Prospectus

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Exhibitor Information

Exhibiting at IMPACT 2024 gives your brand a prime platform to directly connect with decision-makers, change-makers, and HR professionals. Showcase your products or services to a targeted audience passionate about fostering inclusive workplaces.

Download the IMPACT 2024 Exhibitor Information Pack which details technical specifications and pricing.