Australian Population Association 10th biennial conference
The Australian Population Association (APA) conference Population and Globalisation: Australia in the 21st Century will be held in Melbourne from 29 November to 1 December 2000. The venue is Ridges Riverwalk Hotel, Richmond which fronts onto the Yarra River beside a picturesque walking track and a short tram ride from the city. Plenary sessions will be on Global Cities, Environment and Population and Immigration, with presentations from international experts including Professor Pieter Hooimeijer from Utrecht University, Holland, Professor Paul Ehrlich of Stanford University, USA and Professor Philip Martin from the University of California, USA in addition to noted Australian experts in the field. As well there will be a large number of concurrent sessions.
The Borrie Lecture will be presented by Emeritus Professor Jerzy Zubrzycki at the new Museum of Victoria on the evening of 28 November.
For further information see the APA web site http://www.apa.org.au/index/home