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Sunday 19 July
Official Opening of the 8th Family Law & Children’s Rights Conference 2020
18.00 – 19.30 WELCOME RECEPTION
Stamford Foyer, Fairmont Singapore
Monday 20 July
Time
08.30 – 09.00 WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS

Chairs of World Congress
LAWASIA Family Law Section
The Honourable Justice Debbie Ong, Presiding Judge of the Family Courts 

09.00 – 09.40 OPENING PLENARY
The Honourable Chief Justice of Singapore, Sundaresh Menon SC
09.40 – 10.20 PLENARY 2
Mr Albert Franz
Identity Theft: How I discovered my secret identity
Mr Albert Frantz Concert Pianist, Fulbright scholar, TEDx speaker, Head of Mission Austria
His personal story of finding out that he was donor conceived as an adult covered his successful search for his biological father.

10:30 – 11:45

Democracy for our Children

 

 

Identity & Transparency

 

                           

A2J & Resourcing

 

 

Concept of Family

 

 

AFP 1 : Law enforcement: Online Child Sexual Exploitation Prevention Efforts through Education in Schools
11:45-12:15 Morning Refreshments & Networking

12:15 – 13:30

Child Refugees

 

 

Surrogacy

 

 

Family Violence

 

 

Elder Care

 

 

AFP 2: The Role of Industry in Online Child Sexual Exploitation Cases as the Challenges Continue to Increase

 

13:30-14:30 Lunch & Networking

14:30 – 15:45

UNCROC

 

Gender Determination

 

CEDAW 

 

Lawyers & Self-Care

 

AFP 3: The Important Role of Collaboration and Coordination in the Fight Against Online Child Sexual Exploitation

 

 

15:45-16:15 Afternoon Refreshments & Networking

16:15 – 17:30

Mediation

 

Intercultural Placements

 

Parental Alienation 

 

Legal Definition of Parent

 

AFP 4: The Role of the Financial Sector in Online Child Sexual Exploitation Investigations
Tuesday 21 July
Time
08.30 – 08.55 PLENARY 3
Australian Federal Police

09:00 – 10:15

Indigenous Families & Mediation

 

 

Inspiring solutions to Tragic Cases

 

‘Best Interests in Varying Contexts’

 

Where the Child’s Voice is Seldom Heard

 

Missing Children – International Centre For Missing & Exploited Chidren

 

10:30 – 11:45

Hague Convention

 

Voice of the Child

 

Children & Medical Treatment Cambodian Juvenile Justice AFP 5: The Family Left Behind in Online Child Sexual Exploitation
11:45-12:15 Morning Refreshments & Networking

12:15 – 13:30

Displaced Children Voice of the Child continued Children & Young People in Conflict With The Law Trafficking

 

AFP 6: Human Trafficking, the Challenges & Approaches to Combat Them
13:30-14:30 Lunch & Networking

14:30-15:45

Parenting Coordination Children & Concept of Home ‘Sharenting’

 

Better Outcomes For Children After Divorce in Asia Living in a Gendered World

 

15:45-16:15 Afternoon Refreshments & Networking

16:15-17:30

Transnational Marriage & Jurisdictional Issues

 

Siblings

 

Children & the Shadowy Side of Social Media

 

Risk Assessment

 

Protecting Vulnerable Children
Wednesday 22 July
Time
09.00 – 10.15 KEYNOTE PRESENTATION

Gender Based Violence 

Muki Gorar
Munizae Jahangir
Sohaila Abdulali

10:30 – 11:45

Hague 1980 Children With Disability Online Sexual Exploitation Right to Know From Panic to Optimism – Division of Property
11:45-12:15 Morning Refreshments & Networking

12:15 – 13:30

Collaborative Law Children & Mental Health Systemic Abuse, Talak & Child Marriage Systemic Failure Child Support
13:30-14:30 Lunch & Networking

14:30 – 15:45

Other forms of ADR Children, Law & Culture A2J – Innovative Legal Dealing with the Traumatised Financial Support: Tips & Tools
15:45-16:15 Afternoon Refreshments & Networking
16:15-17:15

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
Young Women Speak out: Advancing Equality in 2020

17:15-17:30

CLOSING CEREMONY

Chairs of World Congress
Chair LAWASIA Family Law Section
LAWASIA

19:30

HAWKER DINNER
A celebration of Singaporean food & culture 

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