The Alfred Deakin Institute Oration is an annual oration delivered by a public intellectual on a topic related to cutting-edge research about citizenship, diversity, inclusion and globalisation that is undertaken at the Institute.
This year's Oration 'The new divides, a century later' will be delivered by Senator the Honourable Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment.
100 years after Alfred Deakin’s death, Simon Birmingham will assess the modern day demarcation lines as they apply across contemporary politics and global trade.
Date and time
Tuesday 24 September 2019
Deakin Edge, Federation Square
Cnr Flinders & Swanston Streets