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University of Sydney UK Alumni Association Annual Lecture and AGM 2017
Sat 6 May 2017, 11:30 – 14:30 BST
Please join us at King's College, London for our 2017 Annual General Meeting and Annual Lecture, where we are honoured to have The Hon. Ros Kelly AO address us: ‘The University of Sydney experience - a preparation for life’s surprises’.
The Hon. Ros Kelly AO has worked across the political, private and not for profit sectors. She was a member of the Australian government for 16 years serving as a Minister in a number of portfolios including the Environment, Defence, Science and Personnel. She was the first female ALP Cabinet minister in the House of Representatives. After leaving politics she worked at the interface between mining and the environment and chaired the External Advisory Group on Sustainability for the Minerals Council of Australia for 5 years. Ros was Chair of the National Breast Cancer Foundation from 2005 to 2010 and a Director of Thiess Pty Ltd from 1998 to 2012. Ros currently serves as an advisor to Women On Boards UK and as a Commissioner of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
Venue: King’s College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS. http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/campus/strand.aspx
Transport: By Underground: Temple station (Circle & District line), numerous busses stop on the Strand outside King’s College
Includes a buffet lunch (wine and beer may be purchased at the venue)
RSVP and Payment: Please register online by Monday 1 May 2017. We recommend you book early to avoid disappointment.