Events

  • 24 Feb
    2012
    Guest Speaker
    Young UN Women Breakfast Series: Social Media for Social Change
    University House, ANU. 24th Feb 2012
  • 5 Mar
    2012
    MC
    UN Women International Women’s Day Breakfast Melbourne
    Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
  • 6 Mar
    2012
    Chair
    ABARES Outlook 2012: Economic Overview
    Canberra Convention Centre
  • 6 Mar
    2012
    Host/ Moderator
    UN Women Forum: Women’s Economic Empowerment – an Australian perspective.
    National Press Club, Canberra: 6th March. Live broadcast on ABC1 12.30pm
  • 8 Mar
    2012
    MC
    UN Women International Women’s Day Lunch
    Canberra Convention Centre, Civic. 8th March 2012
  • 8 Mar
    2012
    Narrator
    UN Women Australia: International Women’s Day 2012 theme is ‘Women’s Economic Empowerment”
    Watch the video of the 2012 IWD fundraising project 'Partners improving markets'
  • 8 Mar
    2012
    International Women’s Day 2012 Message from the Governor General HE Quentin Bryce, Patron of UN Women Australia
    Watch the video ..
  • 13 Mar
    2012
    Facilitator
    “Dying to Choose”: Discussion on Australia’s Aid program priorities around sexual and reproductive health choices for girls and young women; hosted by CARE and PGPD
    Parliament House, Canberra
  • 14 Mar
    2012
    MC
    Federal Parliamentary International Women’s Day Breakfast
    Parliament House
  • 15 Mar
    2012
    Guest Speaker
    ACCC International Women’s Day: Women’s Empowerment
    Rydges Lakeside, Canberra
  • 25 Mar
    2012
    Host - Patron
    High Tea at the Lodge in support of “Save The Children”
    Join us Sunday 25th March 2pm: The Prime Minister's residence, Canberra
  • 10 Apr
    2012
    Guest Speaker
    Reading Ambassador ACT Chief Minister’s Reading Challenge
    Giralang Primary School
  • 12 May
    2012
    Host
    Indigo Foundation Fundraising Dinner for Afghanistan’s Gawharshad Institute – Women’s Empowerment Centre
    Saturday 12th May 2012 National Press Club
  • 14 May
    2012
    MC
    As One – Australian Public Service Disability Employment Strategy
    Boathouse, Canberra
  • 15 May
    2012
    MC
    Salvation Army Red Shield Appeal Launch ACT
    Hyatt Hotel
  • 24 May
    2012
    Chair
    ACT Chief Finance Officer Symposium: Trans-Tasman CFO Series
    Virginia to Chair two day discussion 24-25th May 2012, Hyatt Hotel Canberra
  • 26 May
    2012
    Virginia will be overseas on leave from May through to late September 2012.
  • 28 Sep
    2012
    Chair
    Virginia to Chair the National Dementia Research Forum ANU – Panel Discussion “Knowledge – Lost in Translation”
    28th September 2012, Rydges Lakeside, Canberra
  • 10 Oct
    2012
    Guest Speaker
    Launch of “Maybe I do: Modern Marriage and the pursuit of happiness” by Kevin Andrews MP
    Parliament House, Canberra
  • 11 Oct
    2012
    Chair
    ACFID Annual Conference: Virginia to Chair Opening Plenary Session; Sustainable Development – International Trends.
    11th October 2012, Hyatt Hotel, Canberra
  • 12 Oct
    2012
    MC
    Virginia to MC the National Memorial Service 10th Anniversary of the Bali Bombings
    12th Oct, Parliament House, Canberra
  • 13 Oct
    2012
    Sydney Long – The Spirit of the Land: Virginia In conversation with Dr Anna Gray
    Celebrity Interview 13th Oct at the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
  • 16 Oct
    2012
    Facilitator
    Virginia to Chair CEDA Luncheon: “A New Australian Federation – Reformation or Reform?”
    16th November, Ernst & Young, Marcus Clarke St. Canberra
  • 20 Oct
    2012
    Host
    Virginia to Host ABC TV Election broadcast “ACT Votes 2012”
    20th Oct From 6.30pm ABC 1 & ABC News24 and streaming live from the Tally Room on abc.net.au/news
  • 21 Oct
    2012
    Guest Speaker
    Spring Soiree fundraiser for Afghan NGO ‘Mahboba’s Promise’
    The Embassy of Sweden, Yarralumla
  • 29 Oct
    2012
    Facilitator
    Virginia to facilitate a Public Forum: Our Community’s Emotional Health & Wellbeing – The Society’s Responsibility.
    29th October, Refectory, University of Canberra
  • 31 Oct
    2012
    Host
    CIFF Canberra International Film Festival 31 Oct – 11 Nov 2012
    Canberra
  • 1 Nov
    2012
    Facilitator - Interviewer
    “Candid Reflections 2012”: Interviews with inspiring APS Leaders
    Hellenic Club, Woden ACT
  • 10 Nov
    2012
    Chair
    CIFF “Shadows of Liberty”… Virginia to Chair panel discusion with journalists Steve Lewis, Katherine Murphy, and media academic Julie Posetti
    Sat 10th Nov 2.15pm at ARC Cinema at the National Film & Sound Archive, ANU
  • 19 Nov
    2012
    Facilitator
    Virginia hosts ABC Future Forum: ‘The Clever Country – Can Universities meet the challenges facing Regional Australia?’
    19th Nov 2012 Ballarat, Victoria: Broadcast ABCNews24 9th Dec 8.30pm
  • 20 Nov
    2012
    Reading Ambassador
    ACT Chief Minister’s Reading Challenge 2012
  • 26 Nov
    2012
    Facilitator
    Virginia to Chair “Partners in Prevention” hosted by the ACT Domestic Violence Prevention Council
    26th Nov National Press Club
  • 29 Nov
    2012
    Facilitator
    Virginia to Facilitate an International Panel discussion “Understanding Afghanistan – from relief to development” hosted by ANZSOG Institute for Governance, UC.
    29th Nov National Press Club