Roderic Broadhurst

Professor of Criminology
Australian National University


11:30 AM Combatting Extremism through Facility Design and Offender Triage

  • How can the Prison Environment Help or Hinder Extremist Offenders?
  • The importance of triage to understand and assess risk
  • A discussion on the controversial measure to concentrate versus disperse inmates in respect to dangerous prisoners

5:10 PM DELEGATE DEBATE: A prison’s environment influences the outcome of inmate recidivism

The facilitator will provide ten minutes of insight on the topic, then each table chooses to either agree or disagree with the above statement. They get 20 minutes to create an argument that supports or refutes the given statement, after which each table will send a speaker who will get up and present their case. The facilitator will then choose which table wins.