This year's Oration looks at the issue of Australia's place in the global sustainable development agenda - Can Australia's Future Development be Sustainable ? To give a unique perspective on this question the Oration Committee reached out to a number of leading Australians working overseas.
The Oration will be held Online and presented Free of Charge.
Welcome to Country
- Norma Ingram, Executive Director at National Aboriginal College, Education Consultant, CertIV Training and Assessment, DipEd, M.Ed (Harvard)
- Dr John Hewson, Chair, Business Council for Sustainable Development Australia
- Rachel Alembakis, Managing Editor, FS Sustainability
- Keryn James, Global CEO, ERM & Vice-Chair, World Business Council for Sustainable Development
- Matthew Reddy, Senior Private Sector Specialist, Global Environment Facility
- Felicity Glennie-Holmes, Executive Director, Communications & Marketing, WWF
- John W.H. Denton, Secretary General, International Chamber of Commerce
Vote of Thanks
- Virginia Ford-Zink, Director, Business Council for Sustainable Development Australia
About the Fiona Wain Oration
BCSD Australia's Annual Oration is named in honour of Fiona Wain, BCSD Australia's CEO during 1999 - 2010. Passing away to soon due to cancer, friends and the Board established this Oration in recognition of her contribution to public policy in Australia.