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Alumni Breakfast Series

The University of Adelaide is committed to supporting the career development of our alumni.

Hosted by prominent alumni, the Breakfast Series in Adelaide will give you the opportunity to meet and network with business and industry leaders who will share their journey from their university days to becoming a successful leader in their field.

All University of Adelaide graduates are welcome to attend.

Breakfast schedule and registrations

The 2017 series of breakfasts are now open for registrations. If you are interested in any of the speakers below, please contact Fiona Solente, Alumni Relations Officer by email: fiona.solente@adelaide.edu.au or phone: +61 8 8313 6356.

Philip Wollen, OAM, (BEc 1977)Philip Wollen is a former Vice-President of Citibank. He is a philanthropist and founder of Winsome Constance Kindness and Kindness House Melbourne.

Date:Thursday 30 March
Time: 7.30am to 9am
Location: Level 7, Nexus Building, 10 Pulteney Street
Cost: $15
Register here

Phillip Wollen

Julian O’Shea (BE 2005)Julian O'Shea is a social entrepreneur, humanitarian engineer and advocate for innovation in higher education. He is the founder of Laika Academy, an educational startup that works with Australian universities to develop and deliver innovative overseas educational programs, often with a global perspective.

Date: Thursday 26 April
Time: 7.30am to 9.00am
Location: Level 7, Nexus Building, 10 Pulteney Street
Cost: $15
Register here

Julian O’Shea

Christopher Koch (BEc 2004, LLB (Hons) 2007) Christopher is the Deputy Chief Financial Officer at ASX listed Freelancer Limited. He is an award winning business leader and has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, strategy, and investor engagement.

Date: Wednesday 3 May
Time: 7.30am to 9.00am
Location: Level 7, Nexus Building, 10 Pulteney Street
Cost: $15
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Dr Niki Vincent (BA (Hons) 1996, PhD (Psych) 2014) Niki is currently the South Australian Commissioner for Equal Opportunity. She is an experienced organisational and community leader with a keen interest in a wide range of local, national and global issues.

Date: Wednesday 2 August
Time: 7.30am to 9.00am
Location: Level 7, Nexus Building, 10 Pulteney Street
Cost: $15
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Tim Harcourt (BEc (Hons) 1987) Tim Harcourt Chief Economist at Australian Trade Commission. He is the author of The Airport Economist and host of the TV series of the same name. Tim analyses the global economy to help Australian companies devise their own international business strategies.

Date: Wednesday 27 September
Time: 7.30am to 9.00am
Location: National Wine Centre
Cost: $15
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Peter Rumball (RD Oen 1974) Peter Rumball is an Australian winemaker, specialising in sparkling wine. He led the 1980s resurgence of sparkling red wines. His style has made him famous in Australia.

Date: Wednesday 25 October
Time: 7.30am to 9.00am
Location: Urrbrae House
Cost: $15
Register here

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