The United States Studies Centre is pleased to be partnering with the University of Sydney North American Alumni Association (SUGUNA) to present their annual conference in Washington, DC. SUGUNA is the University of Sydney's alumni community in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
The conference will feature a keynote address by USSC chief executive Professor Simon Jackman as well as a cocktail reception at the Australian Embassy hosted by Australian Ambassador to the United States Joe Hockey.
Roundtable and panel discussion sessions will cover topics such as the implications of the US midterm elections for Australia, foreign policy issues and challenges facing both Australia and the United States, the divergent approaches to healthcare and public health in Australia and the United States, amongst others. Details about the sessions and speakers will be updated on the event registration page.