Framing the National Nuclear Debate

The University of South Australia and UCL Australia will present a high-profile series of public lectures and forums on the future of South Australia becoming a Nuclear State under the banner of Framing the National Nuclear Debate. South Australia will lead the national discussion following the publication of the SA Nuclear Fuel Cycle Royal Commission's report . This suite of events will feature both research experts in the physical and social sciences, arts, community and industry representatives, and politicians.

Beginning on Wednesday 1 June with a keynote delivered by Rear Admiral the Honourable Kevin Scarce AC CSC RAN (Rtd) - Former Governor of South Australia, who was appointed to the role of Royal Commissioner for the Nuclear Fuel Cycle Royal Commission on 9 February 2015. 

The program will consist of keynote events (some lecture format, some debate or “in-conversation” format) themed around: The “Big Picture”; Economic; Health and Wellbeing; Defence; Legal and Governance; Science and Technology; and Art.

Further information will be available on the website shortly.



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Presented by the University of South Australia and UCL Australia.

While the views presented by speakers within The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre public program are their own and are not necessarily those of either the University of South Australia, or The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre, they are presented in the interest of open debate and discussion in the community and reflect our themes of: Strengthening our Democracy - Valuing our Diversity - Building our Future. The Hawke Centre reserves the right to change their program at any time without notice.