Conference App

While the conference will be different this year, our aim is to deliver an engaging, transformative and insightful PLA2021.

What the conference will offer:

Personalised login

Once registered you will receive your secure dedicated login details and access to the virtual lobby.


During the conference, presenters will have the ability to ask questions to the audience.


Delegates are able to submit questions to the presenter.

Live Streaming

This is the key part of the conference - the presentations themselves. When the conference starts, the live video stream of the presentations will automatically open for all delegates.

Recorded Video

Videos related to the conference and other resources can be available for viewing at any time

    Dedicated sponsor page

    This is a place to interact with the sponsor's provided content, including videos, links and information
    • Delegates will be able to join a demo of the sponsor
    • Sponsors will have a 'connect button' on their page
    • Delegates are able to request a callback if the sponsor is not available

      Dedicated exhibitor page

      The virtual exhibition. Each exhibitor will have space to provide links and other content to engage with
      • Delegates will be able to join a demo of the exhibitor
      • Exhibitors will have a 'connect button' on their page
      • Delegates are able to request a callback if the exhibitor is not available


      During or after the conference, feedback can be provided in survey form to ensure the conference continues to improve


      • Chat: Delegates will be able to have text conversations with other attendees of the conference. This can be either one-to-one or in groups

      Social feeds

      Post on Twitter with the tag #PLA2021 and view the conference's custom feed

      Confirmed keynotes include

      Andrew Leslie

      CEO, Recreation Aotearoa

      Katherine Howard

      Senior Consultant, Xyst

      Sally Hamilton

      Director, Environment and Planning, Sydney Olympic Park Authority

      Vanessa Miles

      Senior Consultant, Psychologist, Transitioning Well

      Robert Dalton

      Acting CEO, Sport Australia

      Tony McCormick

      Director, McCormick Associates Design Pty Ltd

      Peter Duncan AM

      Director, Duncan Advisory Services Pty Ltd

      Honourable David Speirs, MP

      Minister for Environment and Water, South Australia

      Chris Nunes, CPRE

      Director of Parks and Recreation, The Woodlands Township, Texas

      Registration & Booking

      Key Dates

      Registration flat fee

      Until 8 September

      Program Launch

      Mid June

      PLA 2021

      12-15 September

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