Connect 2018 Connect 2018 Conference - Shaping policy and practice on child sexual abuse. The Centre of Expertise on Child Sexual Abuse are holding a conference in Cardiff on 3rd May. This event is open to all professionals. Child sexual abuse (CSA) is a multi-disciplinary challenge requiring a collaborative, joined-up approach - from frontline professionals up to senior decision makers. This one-day event will allow colleagues from policing, health, local authority, education, research and the voluntary and community sectors to come together on an equal footing to network, collaborate and share learning. Further details, along with an opportunity to influence the event agendas, can be found by clicking here.