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2018 Gibson Oration & Dinner
AAG Hunter Chapter will be hosting the
2018 Gibson Oration Dinner
"Assisted Decision Making in NSW: past, present and future"
Alan Cameron AO,
Chair of the NSW Law Reform Commission.
The annual Gibson Oration celebrates the pioneering work of RM (Dick) Gibson towards a multidisciplinary approach to the care of older people. Each year AAG Hunter Chapter invites a distinguished Australian who has made a contribution to the wellbeing of older people to present the Oration on a topic of current interest.
The 2018 Gibson Oration, entitled "Assisted decision making in NSW: past, present and future" will be presented by Alan Cameron AO, chairman of the NSW Law Reform Commission.
As well as enjoying a delightful dinner registrants will have the opportunity to:
- Examine the complex issues surrounding assisted decision-making
- Hear the latest thinking behind the NSW Law Reform Commission’s thinking on future directions
- Network with professional colleagues from legal, health and aged care sectors
About our Speaker
Alan Cameron AO has occupied a range of senior roles in both private and public sectors including Chair of ASIC, Commonwealth Ombudsman, Principal Solicitor of the NSW Aboriginal Legal Service and Deputy Chancellor of the University of Sydney. Mr Cameron also has extensive experience working for law firms and chairing boards for private companies including the ASX Corporate Governance Council. He was appointed an Officer in the Order of Australia for services to the community, higher education, and corporate governance. He now chairs the NSW Law Reform Commission and is presently conducting a a review of guardianship law.
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Event Date & Time: Thursday 19th April, 6.30pm Welcome drinks and registration. Dinner and speaker 7.00 - 9.00pm
Event Location: Quality Hotel NOAHS on the Beach, Corner Shortland Esplanade & Zaara Street, Newcastle, NSW 2300
Registrations Open: 27 February 2017
Registrations Close: 11 April 2017
Places are limited so please be sure to book early.
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Event Date & Time: Thursday 19th April 2018
Event Location: Quality Hotel NOAHS on the Beach, corner Shortland Esplanade & Zaara Street, Newcastle, NSW