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Program

August 28, Wednesday

Day One

8.00 am

Congress Registration

9.00 am

Welcome to Congress and Housekeeping

9.15 am

Opening Prayer

9.25 am

Keynote 1
Sr Rose Pacatte
"Breaking the Silence: The Power and Pitfalls of Catholic Communication in the Digital Landscape"
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10:25 am

Q&A Panel Session

10:45 am

Morning Tea

11:15 am

Keynote 2
Bishop Richard Umbers
"Eucharistic Congress"
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12:05 pm

Q&A Panel Session

12:30 pm

Lunch

1:30 pm

Masterclass 1
1A Advertising Essentials
1B Websites that work
1C Video Production
1D How to Publish a Book
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2:45 pm

Masterclass 2
2A Media Mindfulness and Catholic Journalism
2B Websites that work
2C Australian Media Landscape
2D Strategic Planning
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4:30 pm

Closing

6:30 pm

ACPA Awards Cocktail Function
(ACPA members only)

August 29, Thursday

Day Two

9.00 am

Prayer

9.10 am

Welcome back and notices

9:15 am

Keynote 3
Paul Osborne
"The ABC of Artificial Intelligence"
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10:10 am

Q&A Panel Session
Sr Rose Pacatte
Paul Osborne
Tom Finnigan

10:30 am

Morning Tea

11:00 am

Keynote 4
Adrian Cropley
Creativity with Heart
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11:20 am

Q&A Panel Session
TBA

11:40 am

Feedback

12:00 pm

Lunch

1:00 pm

Masterclass 3
3A Creatives Unleashed
3B Newsletters that work
3C Government Advocacy
3D AI Basics and Ethics
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2:00 pm

Afternoon Tea

2:30 pm

Masterclass 4
4A Advanced AI
4B Advanced Video Production
4C Creative Communications Planning
4D Photography
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3:30 pm

Closing

4:30 pm

Bus to CBD

5:30 pm

Conference Mass
St Mary's Cathedral
Archbishop Anthony Fisher

6:30 for 7:00 pm

Conference Dinner
NSW Parliament
Peter Greste
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August 30, Friday

Day Three

9.00 am

Prayer

9.08 am

Welcome back and notices

9.10 am

Keynote 5
Kirsty Robertson
"Mission, Social Justice and Communication"
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10:15 am

Q&A Panel Session
Kirsty Robinson
Lawrence Gigliotti

11:00 am

Morning Tea

11:30 am

Keynote 6
Fr Sam French
"Reaching young audiences"
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12:15 pm

Congress Close & Final Blessing