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Anglo-Australian Relations in a post-Brexit world

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Australia House

Australian High Commission

Strand

London

WC2B 4LA

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As a new wave of protectionism sweeps the globe, can Britain and Australia lead a free trade fightback? What will Brexit mean for Anglo-Australian relations? And what can Britain learn from Australia about life and trade outside the EU? How should businesses respond to changes in society, here and around the world?

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08.00 – 09.00. Registration with refreshments

9.00 – 9.10. Conference opened by Andrew Neil

9.10 – 10.30. Keynote speeches

  • John Howard, former Prime Minister of Australia
  • George Brandis, Australian High Commissioner to the UK

10.30 – 11.00. Coffee break

11.00 – 12.15. Panel discussion Britain and Australia: the free trade fightback

  • Elizabeth Ames, Executive Director, Australia-United Kingdom Chamber of Commerce
  • Sir Lynton Crosby, political strategist
  • Daniel Hannan, writer, journalist and politician
  • J-S Jacques, chief executive, Rio Tinto

12:15 End

In association with Rio Tinto

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WC2B 4LA

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