A seasoned Keynote Presenter, Nairn has delivered addresses to audiences ranging from 50 to 5000.

She tailors material to meet the stated objectives of the conference and symposium hosts to address issues as diverse as:

  • Children Communities Connections Conference SA - Nov 2012 - Nairndeveloping strategic direction for communities and organisations
  • the importance of Playgroups and Neighbourhood Houses
  • creating economic sustainability
  • supporting vulnerable families
  • child and adult literacy & numeracy
  • increasing employee retention and productivity
  • restorative practice
  • language development and metacognition
  • the social and emotional well-being of children
  • relationships
  • increasing academic attainment,
  • student well-being
  • disability, and
  • dealing with ‘difficult’ clients

In 2012, for example, Nairn delivered tailored keynotes to the:Children Communities Connections Conference SA - Nov 2012 - audience

– Homelessness Summit in Darwin, NT

– Children Communities Connections Conference – Adelaide, SA

– NT Emergency Relief Conference – Darwin, NT

– Emergency Relief (ER) Program Training Conference – Adelaide, SA

– Playgroup Victoria Statewide Conference – Melbourne, VIC

– DET Grampians Region Conference – Ballarat, VIC

– DEECD Hume Region Student Wellbeing Conference – Inclusive Practices Linking Behaviour and Learning – Wangaratta, VIC

Prior to this, she has delivered addresses over the past five years to the:

  • Department of Education Oral Language, Competency and Implications for Restorative Practices Symposium – Bendigo,VIC
  • Australian Education Union – 2011 Early Years Conference – Melbourne, VIC
  • CRS Australia National Manager’s Conference – Sydney, NSW
  • NSW North Coast Quality Teaching Conferences – Coffs Harbour, NSW
  • KU Children’s Services National Conference – Sydney, NSW
  • Kindergarten Parents of Victoria Conference – Caulfield, VIC
  • Remote Kimberley Schools Conference – Broome, WA
  • South Australian Primary School Counselling Association Annual Conference – Hindmarsh, SA
  • Homelessness Summit 3 - Darwin October 2012Whitley Excellence Cluster Conference – Reading, UK
  • BP Helios Business Breakfast Series – Perth, WA
  • Early Years Conference – Bendigo, VIC
  • CRS Australia Conference – Fremantle, WA
  • Department of Education WA Conference – Scarborough, WA
  • Creating a Highpoint Cluster – Flemington, Vic
  • Dandenong Ranges Schools Network Conference – Upwey, VIC
  • Dandenong Cluster Conference – Sandown, VIC
  • Broadmeadows Cluster Conference – Plenty Ranges, VIC
  • WADHSAA (Western Australian District High School Administrators’ Association) Conference – Fremantle, WA
  • Broadmeadows, Sunbury & Somerton Network – School Service Officer Conference – Marysville, VIC
  • Australian Association for Pastoral Care in Education Conference – Scarborough, WA
  • Administrative School Service Officer Conference – Cape Conran, VIC
  • WA District High School Administrators Association Conference – Fremantle, WA
  • The Municipal Association of Victoria Conference – Melbourne, VIC
  • Department of Education, Aboriginal Education and Training Conference – Perth, WA

And prior to this, she has delivered keynotes to a number of regional and state conferences for Managers, Principals, Maternal Health Nurses and other professionals around Australia.

Nairn Walker 2013a Nairn draws from and synthesises a wide range of material to

address issues and challenges,
offer strategies and solutions and
inspire hope and possibility

across a huge range of sectors, from housing to health, education to employment, childcare to churches, and business to disability and law enforcement.

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