Manning Clark Lecture 2019

David Thodey AO will deliver the 20th Manning Clark Lecture for 2019 and speak about what needs to be done to keep Australia liveable in the next fifty years.

David Thodey is an experienced business leader focussed on innovation, technology and telecommunications. He is Chair of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) and JobsNSW, as well as holding several other board and advisory roles. Mr Thodey is currently also leading the independent Review of the Australian Public Service. Prior to these appointments Mr Thodey had a successful career as the CEO of Telstra and of IBM in Australia and New Zealand.

There will be a Q&A session following the address.

Presented by Manning Clark House. MCH members $25; MCH concession members $15; concession (Government Support) and full-time students $20; non-MCH members $30.