Speech to Knowledge Partnership Roundtable, New Delhi

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Speech at Knowledge Partnership Roundtable Topics: Education opportunities in India 10/04/2017 Simon Birmingham: Thank you very much, Craig, for that welcome. I’m not quite sure that I’m delivering you a presentation today. I was to deliver you a few welcoming remarks prior to the signing of the MOUs just to head the day…

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Address at the launch of NITV’s Little J and Big Cuz

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Address at the launch of NITV’s Little J and Big Cuz 29/03/2017 11:20AM Simon Birmingham: Thank you so much for that introduction and welcome. Aunty Matilda, thank you for your welcome to country, and indeed, I’d like to acknowledge the Ngunnawal and Ngambri peoples of the Canberra region, and all of Australia’s Indigenous…

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Speech to Science Meets Parliament Breakfast, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Speech to Science Meets Parliament Breakfast, Canberra 23/03/2017 8:20AM Simon Birmingham: … it’s fabulous to see you again. I’ve not only had the wonderful pleasure now of being back at Adelaide Uni on multiple occasions as minister, but of course in particular have had the pleasure of being back on numerous occasions to…

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Speech to Universities Australia 2017 conference

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Speech to Universities Australia 2017 conference 01/03/2017 08:20AM Simon Birmingham: Thank you very much Belinda for that welcome and good morning and ‘ninna marni’ and ‘hello how are you?’ in the language of the Kaurna people from the Adelaide Plains, my home. In doing so I acknowledge and thank William for your welcome…

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Speech at launch of Leading Learning 4 All

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Speech at launch of Leading Learning 4 All 28/02/2017 09:45AM Simon Birmingham: Thank you very much, Frank, for that welcome and the opportunity to be with you all this morning, albeit briefly. I’ll apologise in advance that I won’t be with you for the playing and tour and learning on the notebooks in…

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Speech at opening of Adelaide of University Health and Medical Sciences Building

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Speech at opening of Adelaide of University Health and Medical Sciences Building  24/02/2017 11:15AM Simon Birmingham: Thank you so much, Chancellor Kevin Scarce, ladies and gentlemen. Can I too acknowledge the Kaurna people, and particularly of course Jack and Vincent for that wonderful welcome to country, and as Australia’s Education Minister, acknowledge that…

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Speech to the Australia India Leadership Dialogue

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Speech to the Australia India Leadership Dialogue 05/12/2016 07:30 PM Simon Birmingham: … colleagues, the Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister Senator James McGrath, the Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen, who I am [indistinct] to hearing from a little later this evening, the Member for Canberra Gai Brodtmann, former parliamentary colleague and esteemed former…

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