Speech to Parent Engagement Conference, Melbourne

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Speech to Parent Engagement Conference, Melbourne 07/06/2017 08:30AM Simon Birmingham: Thanks very much Steve for that warm welcome, ladies and gentlemen, thank you for the chance to be with you. What a wonderful video with which to start the day and don’t we all aspire to be called the “Ace Master” as one…

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Webinar address and Q&A with the Australian Parents Council

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Webinar address and Q&A with the Australian Parents Council  24/05/2017 05:50PM Shelley Hill: Hi, Minister Birmingham. It’s Shelley here calling – I’m the president of the Australian Parents Council and we’d like to thank you very much for your time this evening in being able to join us and speak to the parents…

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Address to the National Press Club, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Address to the National Press Club, Canberra 04/05/2017 12:30PM Sarah Martin  I can’t help but ask, has this Education Minister actually fixed it? And, if so, have you told your mate Christopher that you’re taking his mantle? For those on Twitter, please follow the debate at  hashtag NPC, and please welcome the Education…

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Address to the CEDA Higher Education Review, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Address to the CEDA Higher Education Review, Adelaide 19/05/2017 12:30PM Simon Birmingham:     It’s wonderful to be with you all today. Thank you for braving my fan club outside to get in; I’m pleased you all made it in safely and it’s a wonderful opportunity, for the second year in a row…

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Q&A with university, business and student leaders, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Q&A with university, business and student leaders, Canberra 01/05/2017 07:10PM Belinda Robinson: Thank you very much Minister. I think there’s a lot, there’s a lot in that package and a lot that perhaps hasn’t necessarily been anticipated but as you say, certainly puts students and equity at the centre. The Minister has very…

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Speech to university, business and student leaders, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Speech to university, business and student leaders, Canberra 01/05/2017 06:30PM Simon Birmingham: Thank you, thank you very, very much Belinda. Thank you to the  team at Universities Australia, to Barney, to Innes, and your team at AiG for pulling together tonight and thank you to all of you for coming at relatively short…

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Remarks to Australia India Institute reception

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Remarks to Australia India Institute reception  11/04/2017 6:35PM Simon Birmingham: I actually feel I have a sense that I’m in a room surrounded by individuals who’ve spent the last two days – largely in the rooms of this building, for many of you – in endless workshop sessions, dialogues, discussions, conferences, dinners, and…

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