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1st Malaria World Congress: 2 days to go!

June 29, 2018 - 07:20 -- First Malaria W...

Don't miss out! Last chance to register!
Join us from 1-5th July 2018 in Melbourne, Australia for this unique multi-sector Congress.


Program & Speakers highlights

> Keynote Speech: "Towards Malaria Elimination in the Indo-Pacific Region"

Monday 2nd July 2018
Hon Julie Bishop MP, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Government of Australia has been confirmed to deliver a keynote speech at the Congress, highlighting efforts "toward malaria elimination in the Indo-Pacific Region".


> End Malaria Evening Function

Wednesday 4th July 2018
A fun evening of entertainment, relaxing and networking. During the evening we will have some of the leading malaria experts across a range of sectors in the hot seat for a Q&A session. Hosted by
Norman Swan, ABC Broadcaster, producer and host of the Health Report.

> High Level Panel: Moving Towards Elimination and Eradication: Roadmap for the Future

Thursday 5th July 2018
Key representatives from the four “pillars” of the Congress will discuss the critical issues and challenges coming out of the First Malaria World Congress and the action needed to take malaria elimination forward. The panel will lead into the presentation of the statement of action.

Panel members include

Dialogue IV

Leadership driving goals​.

A conversation with Dr Ben Rolfe, CEO of the Asia Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance secretariat. In this discussion, Tim France asks Dr Rolfe if heads of state are the ones driving malaria goals today, and if innovative models of malaria-focused leadership are emerging in Asia Pacific and beyond.




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