Managing National Crises Webinar

12.00pm to 1.30pm

Join our panel of experts in a live webinar as they discuss how Australia manages crises at the policy level, with a particular focus on the recent 2019-2020 Australian Bushfire season, COVID-19, and the ongoing drought and climate crisis.


Mr Robert Cameron - Director-General, Emergency Management Australia, Dept. of Home Affairs

Dr Paul Barnes - Head of Risk and Resilience, Australian Strategic Policy Institute

Professor Jane McAdam - Scientia Professor of Law and Director of the Andrew & Renata Kaldor Centre for International Refugee Law, UNSW

Ms Cheryl Durrant, Climate Emergency Strategist and Fellow of the Institute for Integrated Economic Research Australia


Vice-Admiral Paul Maddison - Director, UNSW Defence Research Institute and former High Commissioner of Canada to Australia


This is your opportunity to ask questions of our panel of experts and weigh in on these topics of national importance.