Program

Date & Time Session
Sunday 20 November
3.00pm Pre-event registration opens Foyer
6.30pm Pre-dinner drinks Foyer
7.30pm Welcome dinner Sofitel Brisbane - Ballroom 2&3
Monday 21 November
7.30am Registration opens
8.45am Plenary Session 1 - Changing times – Introducing a National Injury Insurance Scheme

Ballroom 2&3

 

Video address from the Assistant Treasurer, Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation, the Hon. Bill Shorten MP

Webcast

 
 
 

Julie Evans, Manager, Actuarial Services, WorkSafe Victoria 

Presentation
Audio
Webcast

 
     
  Matthew Kayrooz, CTP Manager, NSW, Suncorp
Webcast

 

 
     
  Neil Singleton, Insurance Commissioner, Motor Accident Insurance Commission
Webcast

 

 
     
 

David Nathan, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Avant Insurance

Presentation
Audio
Webcast

 
     
 

John Della Bosca, National Campaign Director, NDIS, NDS
Webcast

 
     
10.30am Morning tea Foyer
     
11.00am Plenary Session 2 - Changing times – Introducing a National Injury Insurance Scheme Ballroom 2&3

Liz Cairns, Manager, National Serious Injury Service, Accident Compensation

Audio
Webcast

     
  David Bowen, Executive Director, Lifetime Care and Support Authority of NSW
Webcast

 

 
     
 

Richard Madden, Professor of Health Statistics, University of Sydney

Presentation
Audio
Audio - Panel Discussion

Webcast
Webcast - Discussion from Plenary 2

 
     
12.45pm Lunch Thyme2
     
1.45pm Concurrent Session 1  
1a 

John Walsh, Anna Dayton, Daniel Cooper, David Bowen - Implementation Considerations Related to a National Injury Insurance Scheme 

Paper
Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 2&3
 
1b 

Denise Cosgrove, Darryl Frank - ACC – The Winds of Change

Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 1
     
1c 

Pauline Zardo - How Effectively do Accident Compensation Regulators use Research Evidence in Policy and Practice Decision Making 

Presentation
Audio

Bastille Room  
     
1d 

Andrew Houltram - Lengthened Workers’ Compensation Tails – Implications for Self-Insurers 

Paper
Presentation
Audio

Concorde Room
     
2.25pm    Change Over  
     
2.30pm  Concurrent Session 2  
2a

Peter McCarthy, Bavan Damm, David Bowen - Costs Risks in the Proposed National Injury Insurance Scheme (NIIS) 

Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 2&3
     
2b 

Geoff Atkins - The Magic Pudding: Motor Accidents in the UK 

Paper
Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 1
     
2c 

Meg Brighton, Michelle Reynolds  - WC Scheme Update Australian Capital Territory and Western Australia   

Bastille Room 
     
2d 

Martin Fry, Rutger Keisjer - Dynamic Risk Modelling – A Case Study

Paper
Presentation
Audio

Concorde Room
     
3.10pm Afternoon tea Foyer
     
3.40pm Concurrent Session 3  
3a 

Richard Madden - Treat Disability Related to Injury the Same as Other Disabilities: Abolishing Fault Based Compensation  

Paper
Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 2&3
     
3b

Rosi Winn - An Examination of Accident Compensation Claims During Natural Hazard Events 

Paper
Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 1
 
3c 

Andrew Daniel, Lew Watts- CTP Scheme Update - South Australia and Western Australia 

SA Presentation
WA Presentation
Audio

Bastille Room 
     
3d 

Raewin Davies, Alex Gould - How System Design Impacts the Funding Mix for People Injured in Accidents

Paper
Presentation
Audio

Concorde Room
     
4.20pm Change Over  
     
4.25pm Concurrent Session 4  
4a

David Gifford, Sophie Holdenson - TAC Claims Management Transformation

Paper  
Presentation

Audio

Ballroom 2&3
   
4b

Julie Evans, Len Boehm - Never Entirely Outsource Your Brain

Paper 
Presentation

Audio

Ballroom 1
     
4c

Wayne Anderson, Lesley Anderson - WC Scheme Update New Zealand and CTP Scheme Update Northern Territory

NZ Presentation
NT Presentation

Audio

Bastille Room 
     
4d

Estelle Pearson, Ian Burningham - The Long, Long Tail

Presentation
Audio

Concorde Room
     
5.05pm Conclusion of day 1 sessions  
Bus transfer to dinner  
7.00pm Ernst & Young Gala Dinner Victoria Park
     
Tuesday 22 November
8.00am Registration opens
     
9.00am Concurrent Session 5  
5a

Maree Dyson, Liz Cairns, Swee Chang - What is Working in Managing High Cost Claims: A Strategic Approach, Results, Data Design, Decision Guides and Individual claims Estimates

Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 2&3
 
5b Natalie Spearing - Does Compensation Lead to Worse Health or Does Worse Health Lead to Compensation? Why Both Possibilities Must be Considered   Ballroom 1
     
5c

Geniere Aplin, Bruce Watson - WC Scheme Update - New South Wales amd Comcare

NSW Presentation
Comcare Presentation
Audio

Bastille Room
     
5d

Rasa Ruseckaite, Alex Collie - Repeat Workers’ Compensation Claims: Risk Factors, Costs and Work Disability

Presentation
Audio

Concorde Room
     
9.40am Change Over  
     
9.45am Concurrent Session 6  
6a    

Susan Ley, Vivian Tse, Mary Poon - Emerging Themes in Accident Compensation Schemes

Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 2&3
 
6b 

Janneke Berecki-Gisolf - Predictors of Sustained Return to Work After Work-Related Injury or Disease: Insights from Workcover Claims Records 

Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 1
     
6c 

Elizabeth Woods, Sharon Stratford, Rob Thomson - WC Scheme Update - Queensland and South Australia

QLD Presentation
SA Presentation

Audio

Bastille Room
     
6d

David Rowell - Empirical Evidence of Ex Post Moral Hazard in the Australian Market for Comprehensive Automobile Insurance 

Presentation
Audio

Concorde Room
     
10.25am Morning Tea Foyer
   
10.55am Concurrent Session 7  
7a

Kevin Purse - Moral Hazard and Workers’ Compensation: Time for a Rethink? 

Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 2&3
     
7b 

Jamie Reid, Andrew MacKessack - New Zealand Accident Compensation – What’s happening?

Paper
Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 1
 
7c

Andrew Nicholls - CTP Scheme Update - New South Wales 

Presentation
Audio

Bastille Room
     
7d

Michael Fitzharris, Alex Collie, Emily Kerr - Evaluation of the TAC Recovery and Independence Claims Management Initiatives

Presentation
Audio

Concorde Room
 
11.35am     Change Over  
     
11.40am Concurrent Session 8
8a Ben Knight, Peter Hardy, Ben Edwards - The Role of Incentive Measures in Workers' Compensation Schemes

Paper
Presentation
Audio
Ballroom 2&3
     
8b

Warren Dresner, Michael Crouch - Retrospective Reinsurance - Unlocking Value in the Balance Sheet

Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 1
     
8c

Christopher Hill, Janet Dore - CTP Scheme Update - Victoria and Tasmania  

VIC Presentation
TAS Presentation
Audio

Bastille Room
     
8d

Peta Odgers, Bruce Watson, Tim Wardrop, Gerry Coyle - What Does Return To Work Really Mean? Looking Through A New Lens

Presentation
Audio

Concorde Room
 
12.20pm Lunch
     
1.20pm Concurrent Session 9
9a

Steve Curley, Aaron Cutter, Andrew McInerney - Scheme Governance and Financial Management

Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 2&3
 
9b

Bevan Damm, Hardik Dalal - Study on Long Term Continuance Rate 

Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 1
     
9c Neil Singleton, Tom McDonald - CTP Scheme Update - Queensland and Australian Capital Territory 

ACT Scheme Update - Annual Report
ACT Scheme Update - Income and Expenses
QLD Presentation
Bastille Room 
     
9d

Fiona Clay - Information-Based Interventions for Injury Recovery: A Review 

Presentation
Audio

Concorde Room
     
2.00pm     Change Over  
     
2.05pm         Concurrent Session 10  
10a  Alex Gould, Kwame Atsu - Superimposed Inflation – An Elusive Concept 

Paper
Presentation
Audio
Ballroom 2&3
 
10b

Samantha Cockfield, John Thompson - The Potential to Use Insurance and Other Markets to Reduce Road Trauma

Presentation
Audio

Ballroom 1
 
10c

Amanda Aitken, Rod Lethborg - WC Scheme Update - Victoria and Tasmania

VIC Presentation
TAS Presentation
Audio

Bastille Room
 
10d

Felix Tang, Adam Searle - Effective Injury Management

Presentation
Audio

Concorde Room
 
     
12.20pm Lunch Thyme2
     
2.45pm Afternoon tea Foyer
3.15pm Plenary 3 - Continuing needs – What Works in Injury Management, and Why Ballroom 2&3
  David Butler - Issues of Pain - Claimant Behaviour and Injury Management  
     
 

Ian Cameron - The Health Outcomes of Injured People

Presentation
Audio
Webcast

 
     
 

Lorraine Mackin, David Bowen - Models of Care - What is Best Practice and What is Achievable

Paper
Presentation
Audio
Audio - Questions from Plenary 3
Webcast
Webcast - Panel Discussions

 
     
5.05pm

Barry Rafe - Seminar Close

Audio

 
     
5.30pm     Buses depart from the hotel to the airport  

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