2018 Hal Wootten Lecture with Noel Pearson | Law

2018 Hal Wootten Lecture with Noel Pearson

Event date: 
6 September 2018 6:15pm
Venue: 
Law Theatre G04, Law Building, UNSW Sydney, Kensington
Topic: 
Public Lecture
Speaker: 
Noel Pearson

UNSW Law presents the 2018 Hal Wootten Lecture with Noel Pearson.

The Hal Wootten Lecture is the highlight of the Faculty's year and commemorates Hal Wootten's founding vision for the Law School.

This year we are proud to have Noel Pearson from the Guugu Yimidhirr community of Hope Vale on south eastern Cape York Peninsula present the 2018 Hal Wootten Lecture.

About the speaker:

Mr Pearson 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.

Doors open at 6.15pm for a 6.30pm start.

The lecture will be followed by a networking reception. This event is free to attend, we ask that you register for catering purposes.