The next International Life Course Conference is taking place in 2017. The conference will bring together researchers, international experts, policy makers, and community stakeholders, to showcase the latest ideas, theories, and interventions for tackling the problem of social disadvantage over the life course.

More details will be released closer to the event, please check back regularly.



2015 International Life Course Conference

The inaugural International Life Course Conference took place in Brisbane from 29-30 October 2015 and delivered a comprehensive program of presentations from speakers and professionals undertaking ground-breaking research and service delivery in the field of social and economic disadvantage.

Keynote speakers | VIP speakers

  • Hon. Bill English MP, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, New Zealand
  • Professor Greg Duncan, University of California, Irvine, Distinguished Professor
  • Professor Kathryn Edin, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor