Leaders on Asia

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Since 1997 Asia Society Australia has hosted 19 heads of state from Asia and Australia. Our Leaders on Asia program presents high-profile events with visiting heads of state, ministers, senior officials, dignitaries and leading thinkers from the Indo-Pacific region and Australia. It provides members with a unique direct access to leaders who shape the present and future of our region.

Past Events

Special Event
06 Mar 2019
11:45 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Senator the Hon. Simon Birmingham will address the need for Australia to confront populism and embrace free trade and productive foreign direct investment.
Special Event
26 Sep 2018
6 - 8 p.m.
Celebrating the conclusion of IACEPA negotiations and a farewell to our Fellow
18 Jul 2018
12 - 2 p.m.
Asia Society Policy Institute President and Former Prime Minister of Australia, the Hon Kevin Rudd, will join us in Sydney for this special event.
Special Event
26 Jun 2018
2 - 4 p.m.
Join Asia Society and UNSW at the historic Mint in Sydney for this major public address by H.E. Suresh Prabhu, India's Minister for Commerce and Industry.
Special Event
15 Mar 2018
6 - 9 p.m.
Singapore Foreign Minister Dr Vivian Balakrishnan to address Asia Society Australia
Special Event
13 Mar 2018
7:45 - 9:30 a.m.
A by-invitation breakfast with Asia Society Global Co-chair and Singapore's Ambassador-at-large.
23 Oct 2017
7:45 - 9:15 a.m.
Join us at Herbert Smith Freehill for a breakfast update with Asia Society Policy Institute President and former Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, in conversation with Peter Hartcher
29 Sep 2017
12 - 2 p.m.
Join us at Bloomberg Australia for a special event with the Hon. Chris Bowen MP, Shadow Treasurer of Australia
23 Sep 2017
6 - 7:15 a.m.
Sep. 22: Asia Society Policy Institute hosts a moderated discussion with Julie Bishop.
Special Event
30 Aug 2017
6:30 - 10:30 p.m.
Join us in celebrating two decades of Asia Society in Australia. Tickets now on sale.
29 Aug 2017
12 - 2 p.m.
Asia Society Global Co-Chair, Ronnie Chan shares his insights on Asia’s business and geo-economic landscape and Asia Society’s global agenda.
Panel Discussion
29 May 2017
5:45 - 8 p.m.
Join us for an evening with eleven members of the ASEAN Committee for Permanent Representatives at Norton Rose Fulbright

Upcoming Events

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