State Library Victoria, Melbourne Victoria
Thursday 7th July 2011

Day One

8:30 Registration
9:30 Welcome and Introduction
10:00 Keynote Speech TBC
11:00 Morning Tea
11:30 Ethical & power-sharing issues inherent in researching Indigenous histories.
Jane Belfrage & Maxine Briggs, SLV
12:00 10 min House Keeping
12:10 Introduction to National Archives & PROV Koorie Reference Officer.
Ed Story, PROV
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Reconciliation Action Plan 2010-2011.
Sarah McQuade, SLWA
14:30 Protocol Revamp update
15:00 Afternoon Tea
15:15 Koorie Heritage Trust: History, processes and publications.
Miriam Troon, Koorie Heritage Trust
15:45 AIATSIS Family History Unit.
Rebecca Stubbs, AIATSIS
16:00 Carved Trees: Aboriginal Cultures of Western NSW Exhibition.
Ronald Briggs, SLNSW
16:30 Close
19:00 Conference Dinner Venue TBC


Friday 8th July 2011

Day Two

8:30 Registration
9:30 Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Portal of SLQ
Tom Mosby, SLQ
10:30 Morning Tea
11:00 AIATSIS Digitisation of the Koori Mail
Gerald Preiss, AIATSIS
11:30 Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Digital Archive
Kirsten Thorpe, ATSIDA
11:40 Aboriginal Melbourne & Aboriginal Victoria – New migration patterns or old trade routes? Analysing the data.
Julie Andrews, SLV
12:00 Lunch
13:00 Discussion
14:00 Indigenous Defence Service Records held by NAA.
Hilary Rowell, NAA
14:10 LinkUp Vic.
Kooramyee Cooper, LinkUp VIC
14:30 Afternoon Tea
14:45 Melissa Jackson SLNSW IILF and her Norway Adventure
15:15 TBC
15:45 Farewell and wrap up
16:00 Close