SDA CONFERENCE ADELAIDE 2023
THUR 21ST SEPTEMBER 2023
SFERA'S PARK SUITES AND CONVENTION CENTRE
191 Reservoir Rd, Modbury SA 5092
Conference 8am - 5pm
Breakout session A : 2.00pm - 5.00pm
Breakout Session B : 2.00pm - 4.30pm
Networking: 5.00pm - 6.30pm
Non- NDISDA Members : $375pp NDISDA Members : $320pp
Table of 8 : $2560
Inc unlimited workshops, lunch, networking
Networking only: $195pp
The Specialist Disability Accommodation Conference for 2023
"Industry and Community"
MAIN CONFERENCE SESSION
All delegates attend the main conference session.
MAIN CONFERENCE TOPICS BELOW
8.00am - 8.05am
Welcome and introductions
National Events & Program Director
SDA Conferences & Events
Understanding SDA Pricing Arrangements and Price limits 2022 - 2023
Holding Redlich Lawyers
Financial Risks, Social Risks, Location Factors, SDA Market development and returns on SDA Investment.
Valuations of Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) & NDIS, - realistic factors, the challenges and hurdles - SDA outlook in 2023
What to understand before embarking on an SDA property investment
- The importance of the SDA provider and understanding supply and demand
- Build costs
- Feasibilities and realistic returns of an SDA investment property
- Other challenges
Gold Sponsor:NDIS Property Australia
Demand for Specialist Disability Accommodation: consumer needs and preferences.
Data available on SDA for both demand and supply
Identifying tenants for SDA dwellings
Eligibility for SDA funding and the processes
Understanding customers' needs
Challenges relating to finding SDA Participants
and; Challenges relating to filling SDA vacancies
Value for Money vs A Participant's right to not share with another. Discussion, cases, outcomes and appeals
Speaker is currently being updated
Assistive Technology - improving the lives of participants in SDA homes
Sponsor : Intelicare
Equipt to Thrive
(pic coming soon)
Economist and Certificate Management Consultant
Speaker details are being updated
Director / Building Surveyor |
The role of an OT in assessing for SDA eligibility
The role of an OT in assessing and recommend SDA design type, dwelling type, occupancy, whether OOA is needed
With a developing housing market, occupational therapists have a central role in supporting and empowering people with disability and their families to make informed housing choices.
Delegates will understand factors that restrict/enable a sustainable home, from an OT perspective and Build knowledge of dynamic assessment approaches and outcomes measures in planning for and enabling housing transition.
The future of SDA with interest rate rises and cost of living pressures
Dan will discuss potential impacts such as;
Interest rate rises
Cost of living pressures
Access to mainstream bank funding
Supply chain challenges
Increased building and construction material costs
SDA Design standards. ‘Compliance VS best practice’
Overnight Assistance - where they can be located
Breakout Rooms and the benefits
Assessing sites suitable for SDA and Developments
Door solutions and Design
Changes to the NCC - impacts for new builds
In a first for South Australia, new homes built from October next year will be required to meet design standards improving accessibility and liveability for future generations.
Terry will present on the following ;
Livable housing design
How to achieve compliance both Performance and DTS
ABCB Standard for Livable Housing Design
Internal doors and corridors
Reinforcement of bathroom and sanitary compartment walls
Energy - Efficiency changes for new homes in SA (including SDA)
The National Construction Code (NCC) 2022 is to be implemented in May 2023, with state transitional periods in place for Energy, Condensation and Livability.
Josh will be discussing the changes to Energy Efficiency and Condensation sections of Volume 1 and Volume 2.
The presentation will summarise the changes, run through real world examples of compliance under NCC 2022 and provide an update on South Australia's adoption dates.
CONFERENCE BREAK OUT SESSION
Studio Conference Room
2.00pm - 5.00pm
Workshop session numbers are limited. Please book early to avoid disappointment
Workshops are subject to proceed if minimum attendee numbers are met.
Contact us to find out more. You are able to select your session on registration.
Starlight Breakout Room
BREAK OUT SESSION (BREAKOUT B) : 2.00pm - 4.30pm
Exhibit / Sponsor/ Present / Workshop facilitation
Please see below opportunities to participate.
Email email@example.com or call 1300 667 709
Sponsorships exc GST
Bronze sponsor $2500 x 2
Includes exhibit space, 10 minute presentation, and 2 conference tickets)
Network Sponsor $1350 x 2
Includes pull up banner space, 3 mins speaking space, logo on program and on the website and satchel inserts
Satchel inserts only
$250 exc gst (place your brochures in a conference bag )
1.8m trestle display and pull up banner space $950 exc gst
Includes 1 ticket
Exhibit 3x3m : $1500 exc gst
(your own display ) Includes trestle table (1.8m) , 2m banner space and 1 ticket to conference
SFERA PARK SUITES AND CONVENTION CENTRE
191 Reservoir Road
Sfera’s Convention Centre is located beside Civic Park in Adelaide’s North East with stunning, recently refurbished, function rooms
Conveniently situated in the Modbury part of Adelaide, interstate guests can receive 20% discount for accommodation.