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Upcoming Speakers

Thu
23
May
2024

Lieutenant General Stephen D. Sklenka

DEPUTY COMMANDER, U.S. INDO-PACIFIC COMMAND

'Forging a Relationship Together in The Indo-Pacific'

The 2024 Australian American Leadership Dialogue Scholar Lieutenant General Stephen D. Sklenka, Deputy Commander, U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, will address the National Press Club of Australia on "Forging a Relationship Together in The Indo-Pacific".

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Tue
28
May
2024

Dr Christos Christou

Médecins Sans Frontières International President

'The state of humanitarianism today'

Dr Christos Christou, Médecins Sans Frontières International President, will Address the National Press Club of Australia on "The state of humanitarianism today".

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Wed
29
May
2024

Matt Noffs & John Mendoza

CEO of the Ted Noffs Foundation & Co-Director of Connetica Pty Ltd

'The Fight of the Future'

Matt Noffs, CEO of the Ted Noffs Foundation & John Mendoza, Co-Director of Connetica Pty Ltd, will Address the National Press Club of Australia on "The Fight of the Future".

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Wed
5
Jun
2024

Michael Miller

Executive Chairman, News Corp Australasia

'Australia and Global Tech: time for a reset'

Michael Miller, Executive Chairman, News Corp Australasia, will Address the National Press Club of Australia on "Australia and Global Tech: time for a reset"

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Wed
12
Jun
2024

Tanya Forster

Founder Macquarie Health Collective

'The Sinking Ship of General Practice and Regional Healthcare.'

Tanya Forster, Founder Macquarie Health Collective, will Address the Rural & National Press Club of Australia on "The Sinking Ship of General Practice and Regional Healthcare".

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Wed
3
Jul
2024

Emeritus Professor Rosalind Croucher AM FAAL

Australian Human Rights Commission President

'Free + Equal: Safeguarding the rights of all Australians'

Emeritus Professor Rosalind Croucher AM FAAL, Australian Human Rights Commission President, will Address the National Press Club of Australia on "Free + Equal: Safeguarding the rights of all Australians"

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Speaker Archive

Wed
22
May
2024

The Hon Angus Taylor MP

Shadow Treasurer

'Post Budget Reply Address'

The Hon Angus Taylor MP, the Shadow Treasurer of Australia, will Address the National Press Club of Australia for the Post Budget Reply Address. 

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Wed
15
May
2024

The Hon Dr Jim Chalmers MP

The Treasurer of Australia

'Post-Budget Address to the National Press Club of Australia'

The Hon Dr Jim Chalmers MP will Address the National Press Club of Australia in his Post Budget Address. This Address will take place in the Great Hall at Parliament House.

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Wed
8
May
2024

Saul Eslake & Colin Barnett

Independent Economist & Former Premier of Western Australia

'The GST Debacle'

Saul Eslake, Independent Economist & Colin Barnett, Former Premier of Western Australia, will Address the National Press Club of Australia on "The GST Debacle".

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