Event type: Panel
Date: Tuesday 1 May 2018
Time: 6 - 7.30pm
Venue: Law School Foyer, Level 2, Sydney Law School (F10), Eastern Avenue
Cost: Free and open to all with online registrations required
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One of the world's most pressing environmental issues is climate change, and it doesn't help that Australia's healthcare system is contributing to 7% of the nation's carbon footprint.
In this Sydney Ideas talk, Dr David Pencheon and the panel will discuss how the Australian healthcare system is one of the leading contributors to climate change, how big data-sets can be used for quantifying supply-chain impacts of healthcare, and explore how the health and care sectors can work together to drive large-scale transformational change by addressing environmental, social and economic sustainability in a holistic manner.
Friday 4 May
Join us for a discussion around privilege, oppression and inequity in society today, where our panellists will attempt to answer the important question - what is privilege? Who has it, and who doesn't?
Thursday 17 May
In this Sydney Ideas talk, Professor Jean Lau Chin from Adelphi University in New York will examine what successful 21st century leadership should look like in our increasingly diverse and global society.
Monday 4 June
This panel will bring together speakers who make the case for the necessity of seeing climate change and inequality as entwined challenges.