Conference Agenda

Special Cause

$10 from every conference of festival registration will go towards the Gift a Giggle Project

General Public Admission Prices

Conference
 $195.00  Add to cart
Joy Festival
 $95.00  Add to cart
Conference & Joy Festival
 $275.00  Add to cart

Laughter Club Leaders/Members Prices

Conference
 $175.00  Add to cart
Joy Festival
 $75.00  Add to cart
Conference & Joy Festival
 $245.00  Add to cart

Thursday 26th 7pm Welcome Dinner (not included in fee)

Conference and Joy Festival

Friday 27th and 28th October NB All times are in AEDT

08:30 – 09:00am

REGISTRATIONS

Day 1 Conference

9:00 – 9:45am
Dr Rosemary Colston. See Presenters Page for details

Session 1: Play Literacy. A Research Study about Adult Barriers to Play.

9:45 – 10:30am
Bianca Spears. See Presenters Page for details

Session 2: The NeuroPLAYstic Way. A Cross Section of Laughter, Play, and Neuroscience.

10:30 – 11:00am
Networking

MORNING TEA (Provided)

11:00 – 11:45am
Annie Harvey. See Presenters Page for details

Session 3: The Giggle Game. Giggles Galore from 4 to 94.

11:45 – 12:30pm
Mary-Kate Hoogland. See Presenters Page for details

Session 4: Laughter and Exercise for Children. Working with Challenged Groups and Individuals.

12:30 – 1:30pm
Networking

LUNCH (Provided)

1:30 – 2:15pm
Jennifer Karlich. See Presenters Page for details

Session 5: Inspired by W (Part 1). Words for Humorous Intent.

2:15 – 3:00pm
Spaceman Africa. See Presenters Page for details

Session 6: Spaceman the Musical. A Laughter Singalong.

3:00 – 3:30pm
Networking

AFTERNOON TEA (Provided)

3:30 – 4:15pm
Ros Ben-Moshe. See Presenters Page for details

Session 7: The Laughter Effect: How to Build Joy, Resilience and Positivity in Your Life.

4:15 – 5:00pm
Katrina Leigh. See Presenters Page for details

Session 8: Kat the Book. A Memoir of Overcoming Adversity.

5pm to 6pm Happy Hour. 7pm Conference Dinner (not included in fee)

DAY 2 JOY FESTIVAL

9:00 – 10:30am
Jennifer Karlich. See Presenters Page for details

Session 1: Inspired by W (Part 2). Play with Wood and Wool for a Collaborative Art Installation Design.

10:30 – 11:00am
Networking

MORNING TEA (Provided)

11:00 – 12:30pm
Lea Singer. See Presenters Page for details

Session 2: Supporting Happiness, Satisfaction, and Wellbeing by using Mental, Physical, and Social Health Factors.

12:30 – 1:30pm
Networking

LUNCH (Not Provided)

1:30 – 3.00pm
Group Activity

Session 3: A Laughter Session with Lifesavers at a famous beach location.

3:00 – 3:30pm
Networking

AFTERNOON TEA (Not Provided)

3:30 – 5:00pm
Group Activity

Session 4: An Aqua Laughter Session. Bring your towel and swimmers.