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AEF Inaugural Conference and AGM Programme 2006

 

Saturday September 23rd

Time

Speaker/ Session Chairperson

9.15

Kersten Gentle, Session Chair, Welcome & ‘House Keeping’

9.15

Don Burke, Burke’s Backyard – Riding Change in a Populated World

9.45

Professor Mike Archer, Dean of Science, UNSW -  The Revolution We Must Have

10.30

Morning Tea

11.00

Dr Peter Ridd, Session Chair, Introduction to Session 2

11.00

Dr Walter Starck, Marine Biologist  -  Marine Resources and The Growing Cost of Precaution

11.30

Bob Brinsmead, Founder Tropical Fruit World - Mother Nature Doesn’t Always Know Best

12.00

Tom Quirk, Physicist – Uranium Birth to Death

12.30

Lunch

1.30

Kersten Gentle, Session Chair, Introduction to Session 3

1.30

Saving Australia’s Forests: Presentation and Panel Discussion with Professor Peter Kanowski, Head of School Resources, Environment & Society, ANU & Jill Lewis, (Slideshow) Executive Director, Timber Communities Australia & Mark Poynter, (Slideshow) Media Liaison Officer, Institute of Foresters (Vic)

3.00

Afternoon Tea

3.30

Kersten Gentle, Session Chair, Introduction to Session 4

3.30

Professor Suri Ratnapala, TC Beirne School of Law, University of Queensland – Environmentalism versus Constitutionalism

4.00

Dr Jennifer Marohasy, Senior Fellow IPA  - Why Australia Needs the Australian Environment Foundation

4.30

Close of Day Program

5.00

Get Together at the Crown Lager Bar

7.30

Don Burke, Welcome to the Dinner

8.30

Toowoomba’s Mayor Dianne Thorley spoke on water issues.

 

 Sunday September 24th

7.30

Jennifer Marohasy, Welcome to the Breakfast

7.30

Michael Duffy, - Rational Environmentalism: An Idea Whose Time Has Come

9.30

Close of Breakfast

10.00

Annual General Meeting