International education providers forum

International education providers forum

Towards 2050: Excellence in collaboration

Experts from across the international education sector joined Dr Tim Williams, Arup Cities Leader for Australasia, to discuss Sydney's place in education in 2050. 

The forum also celebrated recent achievements in the international education sector at Sydney Town Hall on 24 September 2019. Watch the videos below. 

Speakers and panellists included:
  • Dr Tim Williams, Head of Cities for the Australasia, ARUP
  • Beau Leese, Co-founder and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Practera
  • Sean Stimson, 2019 NSW Premier's Human Rights Medallist and Head of the International Student Legal Service, NSW
  • Hugh Durrant-Whyte, NSW Chief Scientist and Engineer
  • Susana Ng, Senior Social Programs Officer of City of Sydney
  • Ian Aird, CEO, International Education Initiatives and author of the study 'Impact of International Education in the City of Sydney'
  • Bassina Farbenblum, Senior Lecturer Faculty of Law, UNSW: UNSW Human Rights Clinic, No Place Like Home: Addressing Exploitation of International Students in Sydney's Housing Market
  • A/Professor Limin Mao, Member of the NSW Health Sexual and Reproductive Health Working Group
  • Robert Parsonson, Executive Officer of International Student Education Agents' Association (ISEAA)
  • Louise Peters, Director Community Engagement of Fair Work Ombudsman
  • Ron De Haan, Board member of Student Accommodation Association (SAA)
  • Toshi Kawaguchi, A/Director of International Trade, NSW Treasury (Study NSW)
 

Meredith Turnbull - Introduction

 
Uncle Allen Madden - Welcome To Country
 
Councillor Robert Kok
 
Kim Curtain, Deputy Secretary, Trade, Tourism, Investment and Precincts, NSW Treasury
 
Dr Tim Williams, Head of Cities for the Australasia, ARUP
 
Panel discussion - The future of international education in Sydney
 
Panel discussion - Achievements of 2018
 
Workshop - The future of international education in Sydney and NSW
 
Meredith Turnbull - Closing Remarks
Download audio    
Introduction: Meredith Turnbull, MC MP3 3.1 MB Download
Welcome to Country: Uncle Allen Madden, Gadigal Elder, MLALC MP3 2.8 MB Download
Councillor Robert Kok, City of Sydney MP3 5.2 MB Download
Kim Curtain, Deputy Secretary, Trade, Tourism, Investment and Precincts, NSW Treasury MP3 5 MB Download
Dr Tim Williams, Head of Cities for the Australasia, ARUP MP3 32.2 MB Download
Panel discussion - The future of international education in Sydney MP3 40.9 MB Download
Panel discussion - Achievements of 2018 MP3 43 MB Download
Toshi Kawaguchi, A/Director, International Trade, NSW Treasury (Study NSW) MP3 22 MB Download
Closing remarks: Meredith Turnbull, MC MP3 5.2 MB Download

Last updated: Wednesday, 16 October 2019