Professor Marcia Langton AM is one of Australia’s most respected Indigenous Academics and recognised influencer and change maker. Join Professors Amalia Di Iorio and Marcia Langton with panelists as they talk about leadership, change and empowering communities.
Marcia Langton (Keynote) – is an anthropologist and geographer, Professor in the Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, and since 2000 has held the Foundation Chair of Australian Indigenous Studies at the University of Melbourne. She is one of Australia’s leading academics in Indigenous affairs. From research in the field to policy and reform, hear how this inspiring Aboriginal woman has dedicated 40 years to the betterment of Indigenous people.
Amalia Di Iorio (Facilitator) – is a Professor of Finance at La Trobe University with an active international research profile and numerous highly regarded publications. Amalia has a particular interest in women’s financial literacy and other factors that influence positive outcomes for women.
Dr Lois Peeler AM – Executive Director/Principal of Worawa Aboriginal College
Kella Robinson – Cultural Advisor Koorie Court, Shepparton
Natarsha Bamblett – Dancer, Public Speaker, NE district candidate, First People’s Assembly
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All money from ticket sales goes to the Regional Women in Leadership Bursary. The purpose of the fund is to provide bursaries to female La Trobe students in regional Victoria who are aspiring to leadership positions but are experiencing some disadvantage during the course of their studies.