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About Diversity 2001

DIVERSITY CONFERENCE 2000
National Conference on Reconciliation,
Multiculturalism,Immigration
and Human Rights
Difficult Dialogues, Sensible Solutions

University of Technology, Sydney
University Hall
Harris Street, Sydney
Friday 1 - Saturday 2 December 2000


 

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DIVERSITY CONFERENCE 2000

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Opening: (Plenary A Fri)

Prof. Tony Blake
Vice Chancellor, University of Technology, Sydney


Opening Speakers:

Hon. Philip Ruddock
Minister for Immigration and Multicultural Affairs
(Plenary A Fri)

Dr Barney Pityana
Chair, South African Human Rights Commission
(Plenary A Fri) (Parallel Session 1A Fri)

Dr Evelyn Scott
Chair, Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation


Plenary Speakers:

Senator Andrew Bartlett
Australian Democrats
(Plenary E Sat)

David Bitel
Secretary-General, International Commission of Jurists, Australian Section
(Plenary E Sat) (Parallel Session 4A Sat)

Assoc. Prof. Jock Collins
Faculty of Business, University of Technology, Sydney
(Introduction Plenary A Fri) (Chair - Plenary E Sat) (Plenary F Sat) (Parallel Session 4A Sat)

Dr Bill Cope
Director, Centre for Workplace Communication and Culture
(Chair - Plenary C Fri) (Plenary F Sat) (Parallel Session 3C Sat)

Maria Dimopoulos
Myriad Consultancy
(Chair - Plenary B Fri)

Mick Dodson
Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
(Plenary F Fri)

Joumana Elmatrah,
Islamic Women's Welfare Council of Victoria
(Plenary E Sat) (Parallel Session 4A Sat)

Dr Amareswar Galla
Executive Director, Australian Forum for Cultural Diversity, University of Canberra
(Plenary D Sat) (Parallel Session 3B Sat)

Alistair Gee
Amnesty International
(Plenary E Sat) (Parallel Session 4B Sat)

Hon. Al Grassby
former Minister for Immigration
(Plenary D Sat)

Jackie Huggins
Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation
(Plenary A Fri) (Parallel Session 1A Fri)

Prof. Andrew Jakubowicz
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Technology, Sydney
(Chair - Plenary D Sat) (Plenary F Sat) (Parallel Session 3C Sat)

Dr Bill Jonas
Acting Race Discrimination Commissioner, Human Rights Commission
(Plenary B Fri)

Dr James Jupp
Centre for Immigration and Multicultural Affairs, Australian National University
(Plenary C Fri) (Parallel Session 3A Sat)

Prof. Mary Kalantzis
Dean, Faculty of Education, Language and Community Services, RMIT University, Melbourne
(Chair - Plenary A Fri) (Chair - Plenary F Sat) (Parallel Session 1A Fri)

Prof. Marcia Langton
Aboriginal Studies, Melbourne University
(Plenary B Fri) (Parallel Session 2A Fri)

Senator Meg Lees
Leader, Australian Democrats
(Plenary C Fri)

Assoc. Prof. Martin Nakata
Director, Aboriginal Research Institute, University of South Australia
(Plenary B Fri) (Parallel Session 2B Fri)

Dr Thu Nguyen-Hoan
Multicultural Affairs Branch, Department of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs
(Plenary D Sat)

Dr Sev Ozdowski
CEO, Office of Multicultural and International Affairs, South Australian Government
(Plenary F Sat)

Margaret Piper
Executive Director, Refugee Council of Australia
(Plenary E Sat) (Parallel Session 4A Sat)

Neville Roach
Chair, Council for Multicultural Australia
(Plenary C Fri)

Hon. Con Sciacca
Shadow Minister for Immigration
(Plenary A Fri)

Prof. Michael Singh
Head, Department of Language and International Studies, RMIT University
(Plenary D Sat) (Parallel Session 1C Fri)

Hon. Dr Andrew Theophanous
Independent Member of the Australian Parliament
(Plenary C Fri)

 

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