2009 Calendar

The Hawke Centre event and exhibition program offering ideas and solutions for a sustainable 21st century.

February

Changing the World through Film: panel discussion

Bradley Forum, Tuesday 24 February 2009

Jointly presented with the 2009 BigPond Adelaide Film Festival and the Australian International Documentary Conference

Level playing field? Educational disadvantage and its impact on participation in higher education - public lecture

Bradley Forum, Thursday 26 February 2009

Jointly presented with the Centre for Student Equity in Higher Education, UniSA and The Smith Family

March

  

Cities in systems of cities: Adelaide, Australia and the world - with Professor Sir Peter Hall, University College London

Allan Scott Auditorium, Wednesday 11 March 2009

Jointly presented with the Centre for Building and Planning Studies

Hawke InConversation Series: Lives de-filed and statues animated....China, the passion of the political and the everyday

Bradley Forum, Friday 13 March, 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Justice for Women at Work: A discussion of Paid Parental Leave and Pay Equity

Bradley ForumTuesday 17 March 2009

 Jointly presented with School of Management and Centre for Work + Life

 April

  

Hawke Centre Forum on Environmental Sustainability,  Work, Life and Consumption

Bradley Forum, Monday 6 April 2009

Jointly presented with the Australia Institute and Centre for Work + Life

 May

Australian College of Educators 50th Celebration including the 2009 AW Jones Oration - with Professor Barry McGaw AO

Bradley Forum, Friday 22 May 2009

Supported by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Women in Afghanistan: fighting fundamentalism and building their own future with Shazia Shakib, member of the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan

Bradley Forum, Thursday 28 May 2009

Jointly presented with the Support Association for the Women of Afghanistan (SAWA)

June

What matters in Australia today: Four perspectives

Adelaide Town Hall, Monday 1 June 2009

Jointly presented with the Australia Day Council of South Australia

Doc[u]mentaries exhibition launch

Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, Wednesday 3 June 2009

Hawke Centre hosts the opening of SA Refugee Week with the Migrant Resource Centre of SA

SA Refugee Week launch and book launch of Sandra Lindemann's biography of Ben Yengi - To the Beat of His Own Drum

Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, Monday 15 June 2009

Jointly presented with SafeWork SA

Short term pain for long term gain: managing work life balance in a recession with Professor Linda Duxbury, Sprott School of Business, Carleton University, Canada

Allan Scott AuditoriumThursday 18 June 2009

Supported by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Paul McGeough book launch: "Kill Khalid: Mossad's failed hit... and the rise of Hamas"

Bradley Forum, Tuesday 23 June 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

One Just World forum
Carbon Trading Exposed: The impact on the world's poor

Adelaide Town Hall, Thursday 25 June 2009

Jointly presented with AusAID, World Vision Australia and the International Women's Development Agency

July

Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce Luncheon - Shaping the Future: Research in Motion

With Laureate Professor John Ralston, Director, Ian Wark Research Institute, Laureate Professor of Physical Chemistry and Minerals Processing

Hilton Hotel, Thursday 2 July 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Adelaide Thinkers in Residence Public Lecture with Dr Genevieve Bell
Black Holes, Backhoes and Broadband - there's more to connecting South Australia than rolling out a cable!

Hilton Adelaide Ballroom, Thursday 2 July 2009 

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

2009 Australia-Israel Hawke Lecture: Water Security and Climate Change: Israel and the Middle East, with Australian reflections with Dr Clive Lipchin, Arava Institute, Israel

Bradley Forum, Monday 6 July 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Adelaide Festival of Ideas

Zainah Anwar's visit has been generously supported by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and the International Centre for Muslim and non-Muslim Understanding, Division of EASS, UniSA

Festival runs from Thursday 9 July - Sunday 12 July

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Earthship Biotecture: Sustainable architecture for a changing climate

Mutual Community Theatre, Monday 27 July 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

 August

   

1.4 Billion Reasons, presented by the Global Poverty Project

Allan Scott Auditorium, Wednesday 5 August 2009 

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Traces exhibition launch

Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, Thursday 6 August 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Work/Life Balance Policies in a Declining Economy: are they still win-win? with Professor Eileen Appelbaum, Director, Center for Women and Work, Rutgers University, US

Allan Scott Auditorium, Wednesday 12 August 2009

Jointly presented with School of Management and Centre for Work + Life

SA Heritage Heroes 2009 award ceremony

Bradley Forum, Tuesday 25 August 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

 September

    

Hawke Conversation Series: Global Feeling? Feeling Global?  The role of emotions in the 21st century

Bradley Forum, Tuesday 1 September 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

EcoMapping™ and Environmental Management Systems

Bradley Forum, Monday 7 September 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Friends of SASA exhibition launch

Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, Monday 7 September 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

2nd UniSA Nelson Mandela Lecture to be delivered by Unity Dow, author and Former High Court Judge of Botswana

Allan Scott Auditorium, Wednesday 16 September 2009 

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

October

Editing: Words Best Practice exhibition launch

Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, Wednesday 7 October 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Silk and Ochre: intercultural food journeys in Asia and Australia

Bradley Forum, Wednesday 7 October 2009

 Jointly presented with the OzAsia Festival

Adelaide Thinkers in Residence FREE public lecture with Professor Laura Lee
Sustainable Futures: An integrated design strategy for South Australia

Adelaide Town HallWednesday 14 October 2009 

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Widening participation: Supporting the transition of non-traditional groups to higher education

Bradley Forum, Monday 19 October 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Carers in the workforce - a new age?

Bradley Forum, Wednesday 21 October 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

November

2009 Annual Hawke Lecture: Climate Change: The Public Interest and Private Interests in Australian Policy

Adelaide Town Hall, Wednesday 4 November 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

80 Hawke Years - celebration of the forthcoming birthday of the Hon Bob Hawke AC

Bradley Forum and Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, Thursday 5 November 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Smarter Schools: CoAG National Partnerships Round Table

Bradley Forum, Monday 9 November 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Ethics and Nanotechnology at the Interface

Bradley Forum, Thursday 12 November 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

Creative Ecologies and New Business Models

Bradley Forum, Monday 30 November 2009

Presented by The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

December

International Human Rights Day

Wednesday 10 December   


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