|Australia’s top experts tackle the nation’s biggest issues: 60 speakers across two days
Over two days on November 22+23, dozens of Australia’s most important and influential social science experts will present their big ideas to tackle some of society’s wicked problems at the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia’s 50th Anniversary Symposium, The Social Future of Australia.
Social scientists contribute essential research, policy evidence, expertise and advice across a wide range of issues impacting Australian society.
Presentations at the Symposium will cover diverse topics including climate change; dealing with the fallout of COVID-19 Australia’s international relationships; the way we progress reconciliation with First Nation peoples; violence towards women; and changes in the way we work and interact with technology.
Each of the 60 speakers at the Symposium will focus on solutions and ways forward, offering insight and clarity to assist leaders and policymakers to make decisions about Australia’s future.
Sample of speakers and topics (for the full program see here)