Laudato Si’ +5 Conference
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Rahamim Ecology Centre
Laudato Si’ +5 Conference: Blueprint for a Blue-Green Planet
7-10 June 2020│Seville Mercy Conference Centre, Cairns
About the Conference
The five-year anniversary of Laudato Si’ marks a time for reflection and considered action on the call to live into a new paradigm of Integral Ecology.
To mark this anniversary the Institute of the Sisters of Mercy of Australia and Papua New Guinea and in partnership with the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy at ACU is delighted to announce details of:
Laudato Si’ +5: Blueprint for a Blue-Green Planet
This three and a half-day conference is framed by a process facilitated by Margie Abbott RSM. The Conference process is an invitation to contemplation emphasising the importance of contemplative listening and dialogue. Presenters will include Professor Celia Deane-Drummond, Archbishop Peter Loy Chong, Professor Brian Swimme, Dr Brenda Peddigrew RSM, Linh Do, Dr Gillian Ross. As well as Sisters of Mercy from Australia whose work has been significant in this area for several years – Dr Veronica Lawson RSM, Dr Mary Tinney RSM and Professor Elaine Wainwright RSM and Adele Howard RSM.
Subject to successful completion of specified assessment, participation in this event can be counted towards credit in the Master of Theological Studies, Master of Professional Studies in Theology or, Master of Religious Education courses with ACU. Credit for professional learning can also be sought for those who wish to pursue it.
Conference Fee - (Does not include Accommodation)
The cost to attend the conference is $470 incl GST.
There is a limit of 100 places available for the conference - so booking early is essential.
Details about conference accommodation are available on the Registration page, bookings for accommodation are best made through this page as we have arranged a group booking price with the Cairns Colonial Club Resort.
If you have any questions or would like to discuss details of this event, please contact the conference organisers:
Phone: Mobile: +61 (0) 407 329902