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Founding Women of the Glebe Society

Panellists Jeanette Knox, Jenny Pockley, Dale Dengate, Suzie Tzannes and Diana Tilly-Wynyard, plus historian, Max Solling, will bring to light their role in the Society's beginnings. Expect fun as they trade stories about their exploits in the gritty Glebe of 50 years ago. Moderator : Asa Wahlquist
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Can we make food security failsafe in the age of climate change?

Professor Hilal Elver will interrogate the causes of the current universal crisis. Ronni Kahn will respond to Elver’s talk, drawing on her work as Founder of OzHarvest, Australia’s leading food rescue charity, while Mellissa Wood will discuss the importance of global agriculture to creating a healthy and sustainable food system.
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RoboWarfare

The rise of robots could make warfare safer for civilians and reduce the lethality of war, but should robots have the right to kill? Join law expert Lyria Bennett Moses, professor of AI Toby Walsh and autonomous weapons systems researcher Jai Galliott, to explore robots and AI on the frontline.
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Four Queens of North Africa

Iain Shearer examines four ancient women who have much to say to each other and to us: Dido/Elissa, Queen of Carthage; Cleopatra Selene, daughter of Cleopatra Ptolemy and Mark Anthony, Queen of Numidia & Mauretania; Kahina the Jewish Queen of the Berbers & Tin Hinan the Toureg “Mother of Us All’.
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