NCCF#2021 Program Overview

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Antarctic Beech Trees, Lamington National Park © Ken Horrigan

NCCF#2021 Convention Program

Friday 8 October 2021

10.30-12.30: Registration – Level 2 Foyer, State Library of Queensland

12.30-13.00:

Welcome to Country: Maroochy Barambah Songwoman

Opening Address: Ken Horrigan CF (2009), President, Churchill Fellows Association of Queensland

WCMT Welcome: Professor Tom Calma AO – Patron

Auditorium#1

  • 13.00-15.00: Women in Leadership
  • 15.30-17.30: Environment

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18.15-20.45: Welcome Reception, Watermall, Queensland Art Gallery

Just a short walk from State Library of Queensland – VIEW MAP

Saturday 9 October 2021

08.00-08.45: Registration –  Level 2 Foyer, State Library of Queensland

08.45-08.55: Adam Davey CEO WCMT

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Auditorium#1 – 09.00-10.30

Moderator: Alex Sloan AM

Keynote Presenters:

Hon. Margaret White AO, Patron

David Trebeck (1974) Chair  Aust WCMT

Associate Professor Dimity Dornan AO

Joy Tracey, Acting Chair NZ WCMT

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Concurrent Session Venues – Auditorium#1 & #2 & White Gloves Room & Heritage Collections Learning Room

11.00-12.45:

  • Justice & Community Safety
  • Health Dimensions
  • Artisan Producers
  • Education

12.45-13.45: Lunch, Queensland Terrace, State Library of Queensland

13.45-15.30:

  • Consumers
  • Rural & Indigenous Health
  • Infrastructure
  • Artisans

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16.00-17.00: Queensland Symphony Orchestral Performance at The Edge (State Library of Queensland) introduced by Dr Margaret Steinberg AM (1978).

18.30-22.30: Convention Dinner, Customs House

M.C. Ken Horrigan CF (2009)

Dinner Speakers: Adjunct Professor Mike Hayes (2012) and David Elliott OAM (2011)

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Sunday 10 October 2021

08.30-12.00: Off-site Tours lead by Queensland Churchill Fellows, departing & returning State Library of Queensland

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12.30-14.00: Farewell Lunch including the traditional Passing of the Cigar Ceremony to announce the 2023 Convention host.