Past Events

Meet the Author
Thursday 14 Nov 2019
5:30 - 7 p.m.
For Asia Society Australia's first book club event, Tim Watts MP discusses his new book 'The Golden Country: Australia's Changing Identity'.
Briefing
Thursday 7 Nov 2019
12:15 - 2 p.m.
MEMBER EVENT: Ambassador Gary Quinlan AO delivers a boardroom update on Australia's bilateral relationship with Indonesia.
Panel Discussion
Wednesday 23 Oct 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
How do our values intersect with our interests when it comes to Australia's economic engagement with China?
Briefing
Thursday 17 Oct 2019
12:15 - 2 p.m.
China's thriving art, design and architecture practices are going global. What can we learn from MAD Architects?
Lecture
Wednesday 16 Oct 2019
6:30 - 8 p.m.
We welcome Dang Qun to the stage to deliver the 2019 Lloyd Rees Memorial Lecture, a discussion on art and architecture.
Networking Event
Wednesday 9 Oct 2019
6 - 7:30 p.m.
Welcoming home and farewelling our scholars.
Special Event
Thursday 3 Oct 2019
7 - 11 p.m.
TICKETS ON SALE | Join Asia Society Australia at our 2019 Gala Dinner to mark the Grand Opening of the Asia Society Australia Centre in Melbourne.
Briefing
Wednesday 2 Oct 2019
12:15 - 2 p.m.
What are the challenges and opportunities characterising global politics and development today? Are our Sustainable Development Goals doing their job in responding to these challenges? 
Lecture
Friday 13 Sep 2019
12 - 1:30 p.m.
What is food biodiversity and why does it matter in our region, and globally? What can Australia learn from one of the world’s most biodiverse countries, Indonesia?
Briefing
Friday 13 Sep 2019
9:30 - 11 a.m.
A special briefing on the current issues in the global trade system, the reform of the World Trade Organisation, and the role of middle powers such as Australia in safeguarding and advancing the global trade system.

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