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Program

ALTA Conference 2017 Preliminary Program

 

Wednesday, 5 July 2017

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Executive Meeting

5:00 - 6:30PM

Registration Open

Welcome Reception

Thursday, 6 July 2017 

9.00 AM

Registration / Tea & Coffee

10.00 AM

Welcome to Country

Opening Remarks

Opening Address

Plenary 1: Teaching Innovation
Chair: Wendy Lacey

Professor Katie Sykes, Thompson Rivers University
Professor Michael Adams, University of Western Sydney 
 

12:00 PM

Lunch

1:00 - 2:30 PM

Parallel Sessions

2:30 PM

Afternoon Tea

3:00 - 4:30 PM

Parallel Sessions

4:45 - 5:45 PM

Plenary 2: South China Sea
Chair: Jennifer McKay

Professor Douglas Guilfoyle, Monash
Professor Duncan French, Lincoln Law School
 

6:30 - 10:00 PM

Dinner at Mortlock Chamber
 

Friday, 7 July 2017

8.30 AM

Registration / Tea & Coffee

9.00 AM

Plenary 3: Law in Popular Culture
Chair: Rachel Spencer

The Hon. Justice Nicholas Hasluck AM QC
Matt Rubinstein
Professor Melissa de Zwart, Adelaide Law School
 

10:30 AM

Morning Tea

11.00 - 12:30 PM

Parallel Sessions

12:45 PM

Lunch

ALTA AGM

2:00 – 3:30 PM

Parallel Sessions

3:30 – 4:00 PM

Afternoon Tea

4:00 – 5:00 PM

Plenary 4: The Public Face of Law
Chair: Victoria Danambasis

Professor Elizabeth Handsley, Flinders University
Sean Fewster, The Advertiser
 

Saturday, 8 July 2017

8.30 AM

Registration / Tea & Coffee

9:00 – 10:30 AM

Parallel Sessions

10:30 AM

Morning Tea

11:00 AM – 12:15 PM

Plenary 5: The Proposition: "First Let's Kill All the Lawyers" What Relevance do Lawyers Have Today?
C
hair: The Hon. Dr Robyn Layton AO QC, UniSA Law School


The Hon. Chris Kourakis, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of SA
The Hon. John Mansfield AM QC
Professor Ngaire Naffine, Adelaide Law School
Ms Cheryl Axleby, ALRM
 

12:15 – 12:30 PM

Closing Remarks

 

This Conference Program is correct at the time of publication. The ALTA 2017 Organising Committee reserves the right to alter or delete items in the Conference Program without notice.