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Lindsay Tanner lecture: Will the internet kill universities?

Lindsay Tanner, Vice-Chancellor's Fellow at Victoria University, explores the potential and the threats of e-learning tomorrow evening in his Chancellor's Lecture.

Mr Tanner, former finance minister in the Rudd government, says universities will die if they don't adapt to the rapidly evolving web 2.0 technology.

Media are invited to attend. An audio splitter feed is available.

An embargo transcript of the lecture will be available to media tomorrow afternoon.


Event details:

Where: Building L, Lecture Theatre L114, Victoria University Footscray Park Campus

Parking: Ballarat Rd University car park (Mel 2S, F4)

When: 6.15pm for 6.30pm, Tuesday, 25 October 2011 


Media inquiries:

Jim Buckell, External Communications Manager,

Marketing and Communications Department, Victoria University

Ph: (03) 9919 4243; mobile: 0400 465 459; email: [email protected]

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