The Australian Institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) is pleased to announce that in partnership with the First Peoples’ Assembly of Victoria as co-convenors, the 2024 AIATSIS Summit will be held in Naarm (Melbourne) from 3-7 June 2024 on the Traditional Lands of the Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung and Bunurong Boon Wurrung Peoples of the eastern Kulin Nation.
The AIATSIS Summit is a unique forum for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples; academics; Native Title stakeholders; legal experts; community and cultural sectors; and government to collaborate. The Summit also offers opportunities to support and strengthen Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, knowledges and governance.
Mr Leonard Hill, Interim CEO of AIATSIS said:
“We are grateful to be working with the First Peoples’ Assembly of Victoria to deliver the Summit. I am also pleased to announce that the 2024 AIATSIS Summit theme is Celebrating Indigenous Brilliance: Then and Now. You can find out more about the theme and sub-themes by visiting the AIATSIS Summit website. I look forward to seeing you in Naarm as we continue to strengthen our cultures and knowledge at the AIATSIS Summit.”
Ngarra Murray, Co-Chair of the First Peoples’ Assembly of Victoria stated:
“We’re proud to partner with AIATSIS for the 2024 summit. It’s always good when our mob come together from across the country to connect, share ideas and keep the big picture conversations going. We're looking forward to hosting the conference in Naarm (Melbourne) and with our journey to Treaty in Victoria progressing, we'll have lots to talk about.”
We encourage you to save the date and stay tuned for further details on keynote speakers, call for abstracts, program sessions and exclusive networking opportunities.
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