- *WELCOME CEREMONY
Welcome from AMOS President
Welcome To Country from Donna Jackson, Larrakia Woman
Introduction to AMOS and AMOS-ICTMO2019
Welcome new Fellows of AMOS - Dr Penny Whetton and A/Prof Todd Lane
Presentation of AMOS Awards for 2018:
- Gibbs Medal: Dr Michael Pook
- Science Outreach Award: Dr Andrew King
- Morton Medal: Prof Christian Jakob
RH Clarke Lecture: Prof Christian Jakob
Welcome from convenors of AMOS-ICTMO2019
Plenary: Dr Ro Hill
WELCOME TO COUNTRY - Donna Jackson
Donna Jackson is a Larrakia woman from the Browne family. Her areas of expertise include: ethnobiology, Welcome to Country speeches, guided bush tucker walks, local history and environment lectures, cross-cultural training presentations.
Donna holds a Diploma in Applied Science: Natural and Cultural Resource Management from Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education (BIITE). She has worked with the Larrakia Nation, in various roles in the past 20 years, most recently as the manager of the Larrakia Rangers program from 2015 – 2017. She is currently a freelance consultant.