Category Archives: LECTURES

08 Sep

Affinity Lecture Series : Gerardine (Ged) Kearney – President | Australian Council of Trade Unions

Affinity hosted Gerardine (Ged) Kearney, President of the Australian Council of Trade Unions for a luncheon lecture on Thursday the 5th of November, 2015. Guests included representatives from various organisations and community groups, which attended a lunch before the official ...

04 Sep

Affinity Lecture Series : Craig McMurtrie – Acting Director of ABC | News

Future-proofing ABC News: How the national broadcaster is meeting changing audience needs As digital technology transforms the media, Craig McMurtrie explains how ABC News is reshaping its operations to keep pace with change and ensure audiences can access its trusted ...

02 Sep

Affinity Lecture Series : Jim Longley – Deputy Secretary of Ageing Disability and Home Care, NSW Department of Family and Community Services.

Affinity hosted Jim Longley, Deputy Secretary of Ageing, Disability and Home Care, NSW Department of Family and Community Services for another luncheon lecture on Wednesday, 28th of October. Guests, including representatives from various community and disability groups as well as ...

06 Feb

Affinity Lecture Series : Dr Michele Bruniges AM – Secretary, Department of Education and Communities

In her speech Dr Michele Bruniges AM will discuss ‘Technology and the 21st century learning’. A short abstract of her speech as follows ; “Learning in the 21st century happens anywhere, anytime. Children start school technologically literate and teenagers are adept at multi-skilling, switching ...

09 Dec

Affinity Lecture Series : The Honourable Chief Justice Diana Bryant AO

The issue of commercial surrogacy has recently entered the Australian psyche. In all the States and Territories in Australia except for one, commercial surrogacy is illegal. In two of the states and in the Australian Capital Territory, that illegality extends to commercial surrogacy ...