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Recent events

The Edit: FOI Masterclass

01 May 2017

Herald Sun FOI Editor Fiona Hudson answers all your FOI-related questions

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Lunch with Laurie Oakes

14 September 2017

Laurie Oakes' retirement address - on media, politics and the past.

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Cybersecurity in our Age

Lunch with Luke Dembosky

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Fake News Fightback

29 August 2017

Tonya Mosley and Aaron Glantz on the impacts of the Trump presidency on US media and society.

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Donating the Gift of Life

02 August 2017

Transplant surgeon Bob Jones with three journalists who made the cut

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The Defamation Threat

17 May 2017

Facing a real challenge to free speech

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The Budget Briefing

03 May 2017

Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas discusses his third budget

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What Next for ABC News?

28 March 2017

ABC executive Gaven Morris talks about the future of digital news

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Giving up a Lifetime of Crime: Ron Iddles with John Silvester

22 February 2017

Watch video of Ron Iddles' '25 years of homicide investigation in 25 minutes'

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Women's AFL: A League of Their Own

01 March 2017

Lunch with Gillon McLachlan, Aasta O’Connor & Sam Lane

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The Voters in Revolt: Lunch with Bob Katter

02 February 2017

Video of Bob's lunchtime talk now online

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Gender in Media: Lunch with Madeline Di Nonno

02 December 2016

Leading the campaign for gender balance in the entertainment industry.

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Media Hall of Fame cartooning exhibition opens

07 December 2016

'The Premier and the Pen' launched with a powerful political message from John Cain.  

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'The Newsman': Lunch with Mal Walden

27 October 2016

Celebrating the launch of The Newsman: 60 Years of Television

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14th Bob Rose Lecture with Brian Nankervis

07 September 2016

The 14th Annual Robert Rose Lecture was presented by writer, film and TV producer, and comedian Brian Nankervis. 

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The Edit discusses journalism and trauma

05 September 2016

An important discussion of the toll exposure to trauma can take on reporters and sources

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Fighting for our Copyright

16 August 2016

Lunch with Copyright Agency chairman Kim Williams

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Behind the Panama Papers

08 August 2016

Gerard Ryle and Nick McKenzie on one of the biggest scoops of the decade

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Paul Farrell at The Edit

24 July 2016

Paul Farrell of the Guardian spoke to young journalists at our most recent Edit event.

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Derryn Hinch takes on Canberra

04 August 2016

The new Victorian Senator discusses details of his parliamentary agenda

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Phillip Schuler book launch

The launch of Mark Baker’s book Phillip Schuler: The Remarkable Life of One of Australia’s Greatest War Correspondents - with Les Carlyon, celebrated editor, writer and historian.

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Lunch with Monash VC Professor Margaret Gardner

07 June 2016

Monash University Vice-Chancellor Professor Margaret Gardner AO joined us for a lunch address in June 2016.

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Peter Doherty & Sharon Lewin on fighting global diseases

31 May 2016

Nobel Laureate Professor Doherty and Doherty Institute director Professor Lewin on the continuing threat of infectious diseases and the importance of science communication.

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Anna Nemtsova & journalism in the post-Soviet states

08 May 2016

Russian journalist Anna Nemtsova on the challenges of working in Vladimir Putin’s Russia.

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Budget briefing - Lunch with Treasurer Tim Pallas

Treasurer Tim Pallas joined a special event to explore key features of the budget.

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Blowing the Whistle on Corporate Corruption

13 April 2016

A panel on the scandals exposed by the work of tenacious journalists and courageous whistleblowers.

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Rewriting the Media Rules, lunch with Mitch Fifield

29 March 2016

Senator Fifield on reforms that would free the media from ‘the cast-iron shackles’ of outdated laws.

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Cocktails with Cleese

16 March 2016

Comedy legend John Cleese joined 774 ABC presenter Jon Faine at an evening event to talk about the state of the media, those tabloids, Cleese's autobiography and his belief that the world is falling apart.

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Back to the Herald - the Class of '66

Half a century ago, The Herald of Melbourne was one of the most successful afternoon newspapers in the English-speaking world.

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Digital Invaders in our media patch

27 January 2016

Recent technological evolutions have allowed for a rush of ambitious new players, challenging the strongholds of established media.

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