Her Excellency Vicki Treadell CMG, MVO will deliver the ninth annual Michael Kirby Justice Oration for Victoria University’s College of Law and Justice on 27 August 2019.
The annual oration provides a platform for leaders within our community and abroad to share their experiences, deep understanding, knowledge and reflections on issues of justice.
Her Excellency Vicki Treadell CMG, MVO, took up her appointment as British High Commissioner to Australia on 13 March 2019. As High Commissioner, she will continue to advance and maintain the relationship between the UK and Australia. The High Commissioner is the UK government’s representative in a Commonwealth nation.
Mrs Treadell has held senior roles in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office since she began her Foreign Service career in 1979. Most recently, she served as the British High Commissioner to Malaysia (2014 to 2019) and New Zealand (2010 to 2014) and Deputy High Commissioner to India (2006 to 2010).
Additionally, Mrs Treadell was Director of UK Trade and Investment for the North West of England from 2002 to 2005 where she was responsible for driving trade and investment as a key pillar of regional and economic development.
The topic will be: Universal Values – Justice & Fairness
- Date: Tuesday 27 August 2019
- Time: 5.30pm - 7.00pm
- Venue: College of Law and Justice, Victoria University Lecture Theatre G.02 295 Queen Street, Melbourne, 3000 (entry via Little Lonsdale Street)
- Dress: Business Attire
- RSVP: Friday 23 August 2019
A recording and transcript will be available after the Oration.