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Melbourne Connect Innovation Week returns for its third consecutive year, uniting The University of Melbourne’s expertise with industry and government in Australia’s leading innovation precinct. This five-day festival aims to unveil new and ground-breaking solutions to some of society’s most significant challenges.
Connect with a community of researchers, industry experts, startups, students, and creatives, and discover more than 30 events. Running from 4 to 8 September, our week-long program will span from engaging panel discussions and captivating pitches to interactive workshops and insightful demonstrations and a whole lot more.
Sir Kenneth Bailey Memorial Lecture 2023
‘Breaking Laws and Making Laws on Indigenous Peoples: From the National to the International’
Presented by Mr. Les Malezer
In this public lecture, Mr. Malezer will draw on his extensive experience working in local, national, and international organisations on the rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to consider the contemporary challenges to changing laws and doctrines regarding the status of Indigenous peoples in Australia. He will recount his personal perspectives on the way in which international processes on the rights of Indigenous peoples can supplement the national processes to enhance the goals of justice and equality for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
We hope you can join us for this opportunity to hear Mr. Les Malezer speak. The lecture will start at 6.00 pm and is hosted by Melbourne Law School and the Melbourne Journal of International Law.