2 years ago

3 October, 2016

R7, Rotunda, Monash University Clayton Campus

Organised by:
Association of Debaters

The Monash Association of Debaters has the great pleasure of inviting you to attend its annual Vice-Chancellor's Public Debate, held on Monday October 3rd, and moderated by the Pro Vice-Chancellor, Professor David Copolov.

Held in the scenic surrounds of beautiful Clayton Campus, the Public Debate is MAD's most prestigious public event, and allows students the opportunity to watch distinguished public figures debate engaging contemporary issues.

The topic for this year's debate is:
'That we should deny a platform to people with racist or bigoted views.'

Our speakers for the event are:
Affirmative Team:
Ms Anna Burke - Former Speaker of the House of Representatives
Mr Jason Ball - Greens candidate for Higgins and LGBTQ advocate
Ms Sonya Kilkenny MP - ALP Member for Carrum

Negative Team:
Mr Andrew Bushnell - Institute of Public Affairs
Ms Molly Dale - Monash Association of Debaters
Mr Andrew Elder - Monash Association of Debaters

We invite guests to arrive from 5pm, and light refreshments will be available.

We look forward to welcoming you to what will no doubt be a highly engaging and though-provoking debate!