David Bowen is the inaugural CEO of the National Disability Insurance Agency. He has worked as a consultant to the insurance industry and health and disability sector. He is one of the architects of the NSW Lifetime Care and Support scheme and as inaugural CEO was responsible for implementation of the initiative. Prior to this he was General Manager of the Motor Accidents Authority for 11 years.

David will present on Day 3 in Symposium 9: NDIS Information and Discussion Session. 

The National Disability Insurance Scheme: how it is enabling opportunity and supporting choice and control: The NDIA is about empowering participants to make genuine choices and exercise control over their lives. NDIA CEO David Bowen will be speaking to individuals, families and carers about the potential of the NDIS and its responsiveness to the functional impacts of disability such as autism spectrum.