ASA AGM & Conference
10 March 2020

The Nan Tien Temple, situated near Wollongong in NSW, has kindly offered to host this event on behalf of the ASA. We are grateful to be able to use their excellent conference and accommodation facilities.

The Host & Venue

Program Tuesday 10 March

ASA AGM and Conference

TBC            Nan Tien Community Group Practice

7.00am      Breakfast

7.30am      Registration

8.00am     Introduction and Welcomes

8.15am       Mental Health Session

9.00am     Morning tea

9.30am      ASA AGM

11.00am     Lunch

1.00pm      Conflict Resolution Session

2.00pm     Afternoon tea

2.30pm     Discussion groups 1

Stream A:  Advanced Care Plan update

Stream B:  Conflict Resolution

3.10pm      Discussion groups 2

Stream A:  Advanced Care Plan update

Stream B:  Mental Health

3.50pm     Closing Ceremony

4.00pm    Conclusion

There will also be a short video presentation by Chaplains of the Australian Defence Forces.

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An optional meeting to discuss the future strategy and activities of the ASA will take place on Monday 09 March from 6.30 to 8.00 pm. 

Session Presenters

 

MENTAL HEALTH:

Professor Frank Deane,

School of Psychology, Wollongong University

CONFLICT RESOLUTION PANEL:

Tina Ng,

Metta Legal, Sydney

Ven. BomHyon Sunim,

Therimettarama, Sydney

Bhante Sujato,

Lokanta Vihara, Sydney

 

Disscussion Group Leaders

 

ADVANCED CARE PLAN:

Ven. Thubten Chokyi,

Chenrezig Institute, Sunshine Coast 

 

and Ven. Dawa Zangmo,

Siddharta's Intent Australia, Melbourne.

Plus the presenters already mentioned above.

The ASA is the representative body, for monks and nuns living in Australia.

We regret that this event is not open for monastics who are currently living overseas

Online Registration Form 

Please register for the ASA IN NSW 2020 events by filling in the online registration form. You can access it by clicking the button below.

A vegetarian lunch will be provided for all program participants who attend for the whole day.

If you require transport or accommodation,  let us know during the registration process.

For more detailed information refer to the flyer.

ABN: 99146911028

NSW Charitable Fundraising No.:98950011

NSW Incorporated Association No.: 9885116

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