Melbourne global Univer-city: Educating our future


Swanston Hall
Melbourne Town Hall
90-120 Swanston St, Melbourne


Tertiary education creates the careers of the future, engages international students, and makes Melbourne a global city. This seminar discusses the major role tertiary education must play in generating future capabilities, infrastructure and resources. What can Melbourne’s tertiary institutions do to create the city’s future, and how does place relate to other ingredients of successful tertiary culture.

Panel Members

  • The Hon John Brumby (Professorial Fellow at both the University of Melbourne and Monash University and former Premier of Victoria)
  • Ms Sally Capp (Victorian Executive Director, Property Council of Australia)
  • Ms Wesa Chau (Director, Cultural Intelligence)
  • Professor Peter Dawkins (Vice-Chancellor and President, Victoria University)
  • Ms Jane Favaloro (Manager, Study Melbourne)
  • Dr Aung Ko Win (Senior Research Fellow, The University of Melbourne)

Chaired by: Professor Hamish Coates, Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education, University of Melbourne.

This event is presented in partnership with Melbourne Conversations.