The program overview is provisional and may be updated as planning proceeds. Please check this page regularly.

Thursday 31 October 2019

0800-0830 Arrival tea and coffee and Registration
SESSION 1: WELCOME & OPENING | MEMBERS DINING ROOM, MoAD
Chair: Assistant Commissioner Debbie Platz

0830-0915 Welcome and Opening Address | Assistant Commissioner Debbie Platz, President, Australian and New Zealand Society of Evidence Based Policing
Welcome to Country | Indigenous Representative
Welcome Address
Opening Address | Mike Phelan APM, Director, Australian Institute of Criminology


Awards Presentation | Assistant Commissioner Debbie Platz

  • Distinguished Police Scientist Award
  • Outstanding Police Experiment Award
SESSION 2: SPECIAL ADDRESS
Chair: Assistant Commissioner Debbie Platz
0915-1000 The art and science of policing
To be advised – watch this space!
SESSION 3: INTERNATIONAL KEYNOTE ADDRESS
1000-1045 Law enforcement training and education
Renée Mitchell, Sacramento Police Department, ASEBP Executive Committee Member


Renée J. Mitchell has served in the Sacramento Police Department for nineteen years and is currently a Police Sergeant. While other people golf, fish, or hunt, Renee goes to school. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of California, Davis, a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from the University of San Francisco, a Master of Business Administration from the California State University, Sacramento, a Juris Doctorate from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, and a Doctorate of Philosophy in Criminology from the University of Cambridge. Full biography

1045-1115 Morning Tea (and poster session)
SESSION 4: INVITED SPEAKERS | MEMBERS DINING ROOM, MoAD
1115-1145 Inspector Mike Newman, Queensland Police Service
1145-1215 Simon Williams, New Zealand Police
1215-1245 What is the context of police and court diversion in Victoria and what opportunities exist for increasing police diversion of offenders?
Superintendent David Cowan, Victoria Police
1245-1315 Transforming sexual assault investigation training: Using evidence to inform practice.
Dr Sarah Bennett, University of Queensland
1315-1415 Lunch (and poster session)
SESSION 5: PANEL SESSION WITH SENIOR POLICE LEADERS | MEMBERS DINING ROOM, MoAD
Chair: Stephanie Bradley, KPMG
1415-1530 Panellists to be advised – watch this space!
1530-1545 Afternoon Tea
SESSION 6: EBP IN PRACTICE (short shot presentations) | MEMBERS DINING ROOM, MoAD
MEMBERS DINING ROOM 2 MEMBERS DINING ROOM 3
1545-1600 Short shot presentation
Short shot presentation
1600-1615 Short shot presentation Short shot presentation
1615-1630 Short shot presentation Short shot presentation
1630-1645 Short shot presentation Short shot presentation
1645-1700 Short shot presentation Short shot presentation
1700-1715 Q&A Session Q&A Session
1715-1815

Cocktail Reception | King’s Hall


Welcome to the 2019 ANZSEBP Conference! This is the first social opportunity to catch up with your interstate colleagues and sponsors of the Meeting.  The cocktail reception also provides a great opportunity to meet delegates who are attending the conference for the first time.  Tickets are inclusive for all conference attendees.

1815-1900

Insights Tour of MoAD

This tour provides amazing access to some of the most significant spaces in Australian political history, visiting the Old Parliament House Senate and House of Representatives chambers, Cabinet Room and Prime Minister’s Office.  Our guides complete the experience with a range of information, stories and anecdotes about the people, places and events in the very places where they occurred.


$5 per person, book during registration or by emailing mail@conferencedesign.com.au

1900-2200

Conference Dinner | Members’ Dining Room 2


It is with great pleasure that the Organising Committee of the 2019 ANZSEBP Conference invite you to attend the Conference Dinner in Members’ Dining Room 2 at the Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House. Tickets are $120 and include three courses and drinks. Book during registration or by emailing mail@conferencedesign.com.au.

Friday 1 November 2019

0830-0845 Arrival and Registration
SESSION 1: WELCOME & OPENING (Day 2)
0845-0900 Welcome
Dr Rick Brown, Deputy Director, Australian Institute of Criminology
Dr Geoffrey Barnes, Vice President, Australian and New Zealand Society of Evidence Based Policing
SESSION 2: INTERNATIONAL KEYNOTE ADDRESS
Chair: Dr Rick Brown
0900-0945 EBP and Crime Science
Professor Gloria Laycock, UCL Jill Dando Institute


Gloria Laycock OBE was the founding Director of the Jill Dando Institute of Crime Science at University College London (UCL), and ran UCL’s Centre for Security & Crime Science. She is an internationally renowned expert in crime prevention, and especially situational approaches which seek to design out situations which provoke crime. Full biography

SESSION 3: KEYNOTE ADDRESS
0945-1015 Countering violence extremism (or child sexual exploitation material)
Professor Lorraine Mazerolle, University of Queensland


Lorraine Mazerolle is an Australian Research Council Laureate Fellow (2010–2015), a Professor of Criminology in the School of Social Science at the University of Queensland, and a Chief Investigator with the ARC Centre of Excellence for Children and Families over the Life Course (LCC). Her research interests are in experimental criminology, policing, drug law enforcement, regulatory crime control, and crime prevention. Full biography

1015-1045 Morning Tea (and poster session)
SESSION 4: THEME
1045-1115 What works to counter violent extremism: the evaluation and effectiveness of case managed interventions
Associate Professor Adrian Cherney, University of Queensland


Adrian Cherney is an Associate Professor in the School of Social Science at the University of Queensland. He is also an Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellow. His current work focuses on the evaluation of programs aimed at countering violent extremism and he has undertaken research on the supervision of terrorist offenders in Australian who have been released into the community on parole. Full biography

1115-1145 Superintendent Bruce O’Brien, New Zealand Police
1145-1215 Anthony Morgan, Australian Institute of Criminology
1215-1245 Dr Justin Ready, Griffith University
1245-1345 Lunch (and poster session)
SESSION 5: KEYNOTE ADDRESS
1345-1415 Targeting high-risk offenders and places
Dr Geoffrey Barnes, WA Police


Dr Geoffrey Barnes is an Affiliated Lecturer in Evidence Based Policing, supervising students in the Police Executive Programme who are seeking their M.St. in Applied Criminology and Police Management. He has both led and participated in multiple randomised controlled trials, while also performing work on the actuarial forecasting of future criminal behavior, the development of crime and anti-social behaviour over the life course, and the use of cost incentives to promote better outcomes for children in foster care. Full biography

SESSION 6: EBP IN PRACTICE (short shot presentations)
MEMBERS DINING ROOM 2 MEMBERS DINING ROOM 3
1415-1430 Short shot presentation Short shot presentation
1430-1445 Short shot presentation Short shot presentation
1445-1500 Short shot presentation Short shot presentation
1500-1515 Short shot presentation Short shot presentation
1515-1530 Short shot presentation Short shot presentation
1530-1545 Q&A Session Q&A Session
1545-1600 Concluding Remarks
1600 Conference Close
1600-1630

Closing Reception | Members’ Bar

 

Australia & New Zealand Society of Evidence Based Policing

The Australia & New Zealand Society of Evidence Based Policing (ANZSEBP) was formed in April 2013 in Brisbane, Australia. The ANZSEBP is a police practitioner-led Society. The mission of the ANZSEBP is to develop, disseminate and advocate for police to use scientific research (“the evidence”) to guide best practice in all aspects of policing. The ANZSEBP Chairperson serves on the Executive Board of the British Society of Evidence Based Policing, ensuring that the ANZSEBP works cooperatively with an international group of police to advance evidence based policing.

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