OPENING KEYNOTE: Rock the boat, it’s time to make waves

OPENING KEYNOTE: Rock the boat, it’s time to make waves

OPENING KEYNOTE: Rock the boat, it’s time to make waves

09:40 - 10:10 | Monday 15 June
| MAIN PLENARY

Born with brittle bones condition osteogenesis imperfecta, Samantha Renke decided she wanted to pursue a career in acting. However, with a lack of disability on screen, she realised attitudes had to change.

Rather than give up on her dream, she decided to get out there and shift opinion herself.

An advocate for standing up for what you believe in, Samantha shares her story on dispelling stereotypes, pushing through barriers and challenging perceptions. Learn how you can do the same and why it’s time to make waves.

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