Speakers

All presenters

Presenter/s Presentation Date
Martina Badal How we work together to share Nyangumarta and Karajarri country 5 Jun 2017 Martina Badal is a Director at the Nyangumarta Karajarri Aboriginal Corporation. Martina Badal is also a Nyangumarta representative on the Nyangumarta-Karajarri PBC.
Joanne Cassady Empowerment and the move towards self-determination 5 Jun 2017 Proud Wiradjuri Aboriginal woman, Joanne Cassady, is the winner of this year’s esteemed National NAIDOC Poster Competition.
Sandra Creamer Empowerment and the move towards self-determination 5 Jun 2017 Sandra Creamer is a Wannyi/Kalkadoon woman. Sandra has a Law degree, and is the interim CEO for the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women’s Alliance.
Mr Lui Ned David 25 years since the Mabo decision: the advancement of PBCs in the Torres Strait and the challenges we face 5 Jun 2017 Lui Ned David, Chair of the Magani Lagaugal PBC is a Kulkalaig from the Magan region within the central islands of the Torres Strait and was instrumental in the determination for the Magani Lagaugal.
Prof Michael Dodson AM Keynote address NNTC 2017 7 Jun 2017 Professor Mick Dodson photo Professor Michael (Mick) Dodson AM (Chairperson) is a member of the Yawuru peoples the traditional Aboriginal owners of land and waters in the Broome area of the southern Kimberley region of Western Australia.
Geraldine George How we work together to share Nyangumarta and Karajarri country 5 Jun 2017 Geraldine George is a Director at the Nyangumarta Karajarri Aboriginal Corporation
Mr Simon Hawkins Emerging Aboriginal Corporations, Executive Office Support, Trusts and the future role of Yamatji Marlpa Aboriginal Corporation 5 Jun 2017 Simon Hawkins is the CEO of the Yamatji Marlpa Aboriginal Corporation (YMAC) the NTRB for the Pilbara, Murchison and Gascoyne regions of WA.
Glenys Hayes Planning for the future: maximising native title compensation through the use of future funds 5 Jun 2017 Glenys Hayes works at Thalanyji Trusts. 
Rebecca Hughes Compensation in native title 5 Jun 2017 Rebecca Hughes worked as a lawyer at the Northern Land Council, Darwin, from March 2013 until May 2017, where her practice included land rights, native title, environment and property law.
Murrawah Johnson Youth Forum Keynote - Our time is now: Youth in native title 7 Jun 2017 Murrawah is a Wangan and Jagalingou Traditional Owner.
Ms Garagu Kanai 25 years since the Mabo decision: the advancement of PBCs in the Torres Strait and the challenges we face 5 Jun 2017 Garagu Kanai is a Eetalaig woman from Moa, a Kaurareg woman from the inner Island Kaiwalagal region. On her maternal side Garagu is a Magaram Dauareb women from the Murray Islands and a Garrawa from the Gulf Country.
Pamela Kaye Planning for the future: maximising native title compensation through the use of future funds 5 Jun 2017 Pamela Kaye is the Trust Manager - Native Title at Perpetual.
Mr Frank Loban Ngalpun lag - managing land tenure and native title on Badu: successes and challenges 5 Jun 2017 The Mura Badulgal (TSI) Corporation RNTBC, located on Badu Island, administers land on behalf of the Badulgal people.
Prof Greg McIntyre SC Mabo: A catalyst for change: 25 years on 7 Jun 2017 Senior Counsel with a practice in native title dating back to the commencement and conduct of Mabo v Queensland. Adjunct Professor of Law, Universities of Notre Dame and Western Australia and lecturer in Indigenous Peoples and the Law.
June Oscar AO Mabo Lecture 2017 6 Jun 2017 June Oscar AO is a proud Bunuba woman from the remote town of Fitzroy Crossing in Western Australia’s Kimberly region.
Doug Passi 25 years since the Mabo decision: the advancement of PBCs in the Torres Strait and the challenges we face 5 Jun 2017 Falen Douglas Lassington Passi is the Chair of Mer Gedkem Le (Torres Strait Islanders) Corporation RNTBC. Doug’s family is originally from Dauar Island and his grandfather, the late Father Poi Passi was adopted by his uncle to the Komet Tribe.
Rachel Perkins Natural Heritage List discussion 6 Jun 2017 Director, Blackfella Films P/L, Sydney, NSW (Photo by Leon Mead) Rachel Perkins’ is a member of the Arrernte nation whose lands surround Alice Springs and the Kalkadoon people from the MT Isa region.
Margaret Rose How we work together to share Nyangumarta and Karajarri country 5 Jun 2017 Margaret Rose a Director at the Nyangumarta Karajarri Aboriginal Corporation. Margaret is also a Nyangumarta representative on the Nyangumarta-Karajarri PBC and Nyangumarta ranger coordinator.
Kevin Smith Native Title 1992-2017: Silver Jubilee, Silver Linings, Silver Bullets… 5 Jun 2017 Kevin Smith (Chief Executive Officer) - Kevin is a descendant of the Meriam Peoples of the Torres Strait with traditional connections to Ugar (Stephen Island) and Erub (Darnley Island).
Shirley Spratt How we work together to share Nyangumarta and Karajarri country 5 Jun 2017 Shirley Spratt is a Director on the Nyangumarta-Karajarri PBC. 
Dr Lisa Strelein Compensation in native title 5 Jun 2017 Photo of Dr Lisa Strelein Lisa’s research and publications have focused on the relationship between Indigenous peoples and the state, and the role of the courts in defining Indigenous peoples’ rights.
Ivy Trevallion Empowerment and the move towards self-determination 5 Jun 2017 My name is Ivy Trevallion. I am Dhoeybau, Saibai Keodal, Sui Baidam, Burum Tabu, and Torres Strait Islander woman from Top Western Torres Strait – family from Dauan / Saibai. I was born on Thursday Island.
Leann Wilson Empowerment and the move towards self-determination 5 Jun 2017 Leann Wilson, descendent of the Bidjara and Kara-Kara peoples in central and central-western Queensland.