The 30th Anniversary of The Indonesia Forum

Join us for a special event to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Indonesia Forum.

Bringing together voices on Indonesia-related scholarship, education, and engagement, this event will involve a panel discussion on Australia’s capability within and outside academia to engage with and study Indonesia at a time when this capacity is under increasing pressure. The panel will consider why this capacity is important and what steps are needed to ensure a deepening of mutual understanding and strengthened relationships between Australia and Indonesia in a variety of fields.

Panel Speakers:

  • Professor Vedi Hadiz, Assistant Deputy Vice-Chancellor International (Indonesia) and Director of the Asia Institute, University of Melbourne
  • Associate Professor Sharyn Davies, Director of the Herb Feith Indonesia Engagement Centre and Associate Professor in the School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics, Monash University
  • Professor Ed Aspinall, Professor in the Department of Political and Social Change, Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs, Australian National University

Date  : Friday 3 December 2021
Time  : 5.00 – 7.30 PM
Venue: Woodward Conference Centre, Level 10 Law Building, 185 Pelham St Carlton, The University of Melbourne, Parkville Campus

This panel discussion will be followed by a drinks-and-nibbles reception. This event is a hybrid event, in-person for those in Melbourne and live-streamed for those interstate or overseas. All in-person attendees must be double-vaccinated to attend this event.

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