2017 Intergrity 20

  • Published on June 15, 2017
  • Griffith University is excited to again, for the fourth year, be offering a limited number of sponsored places for students in years 11 and 12 to attend Integrity 20’17, free of charge.

    Responding to overwhelming demand in 2016, we have extended our offer to two days of the event – Thursday 19 and Friday 20 October. We invite you to now register your interest.

    Integrity 20 gathers top minds from Australia and around the world to examine and discuss some of our greatest global challenges. Through a series of keynotes, conversations, debates, performances and more, the program reflects issues that dominate media, feature on the world stage and shape our lives.

    DAY 1 / Thursday 19 October

    8.30 am – 4 pm, Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, South Bank

    FREE SPEECH VS HATE SPEECH AND THE RISE OF OUTRAGE CULTURE
    THE PURSUIT OF TRUTH IN A POST-TRUTH WORLD
    THE ARTS OF AUTHORITARIANISM – RESISTANCE, ACTIVISM, PROPAGANDA, THE TRUTH-TELLER
    THE CASE FOR OPTIMISM – THE POWER OF INNOVATION TO SOLVE OUR GREATEST CHALLENGES


    DAY 2 / Friday 20 October

    8.30 am – 4 pm, Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, South Bank

    THE GLOBAL RISE OF POPULISM: TRUMP, BREXIT & THE RETURN OF ONE NATION
    100 YEARS IN RUSSIA: FROM THE 1917 REVOLUTION TO THE COURT OF VLADIMIR PUTIN
    WHAT DIVIDES US? A CONVERSATION ON MULTICULTURALISM, DIVERSITY AND POLITICS OF FEAR
    THE POWER OF POLITICAL SATIRE WITH TWO OF AUSTRALIA’S BEST KNOWN, AND FUNNIEST SATIRISTS


    Who should attend?

    Students studying business and economics, humanities and social sciences, information and communication technologies and sciences. And anyone who enjoys intelligent, erudite conversation.

    Please note, program details are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change. The full program will be announced in July.

    Cost: FREE but bookings essential.


    How to make a booking

    1. Complete the online registration form. Please nominate the maximum number of students you would like to attend and their relevant year levels.

    2. We will contact you to confirm the number of students that have been accepted for sponsored positions. You will also have an opportunity to revise your original booking.

Memberships & Associations

The Queensland Department of Education and Training: Trading Name, Education Queensland International CRICOS Provider Number: 00608A