EDIT: This event has been postponed due to unforeseen circumstances. The UQLS hope to announce a new date soon.

 

The UQLS invites you to the 2018 MinterEllison Sir Harry Gibbs Lecture.

Noel Pearson will deliver the lecture this year. Mr Pearson comes from the Guugu Yimidhirr community of Hope Vale on south eastern Cape York Peninsula. He is a lawyer, and Founder and Director of Strategy of the Cape York Partnership. Mr Pearson also co-founded the Cape York Land Council, and helped to establish Apunipima Health Council, Balkanu Cape York Development Corporation and Indigenous Enterprise Partnerships. Mr Pearson served as a member of the Expert Panel on Constitutional Recognition of Indigenous Australians and the Referendum Council.

Please register for the lecture on the following link: https://form.jotform.co/82148957012862

About UQLS Sir Harry Gibbs Lecture

In 1937, the University of Queensland Law Society was founded by Sir Harry Gibbs to enrich the Law School experience. In keeping with that mission, the annual Sir Harry Gibbs Lecture was established in 2012 to engage prominent legal and political figures to address students and staff on important contemporary legal issues.

Venue

Abel Smith Lecture Theatre (# 23)
The University of Queensland
St Lucia