Register now for complimentary SACOME Thought Leadership session exclusive to members. Keynote Roger Thomas will be presenting a progress report on treaty discussions.
Date: Wednesday 13 December 2017
Time: 2:30pm - 4pm
Venue: Minter Ellison, Level 10, 25 Grenfell Street, Adelaide
Dr Roger Thomas
Dr Roger Thomas is a senior Aboriginal leader in South Australia. A proud Kokatha, Mirning man, he has enjoyed a successful career in both the private and public sector and is well respected and trusted by Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal South Australians.
Dr Thomas has extensive experience in conducting public consultations and negotiations with the Aboriginal community and has held various positions on state, national and international advisory committees working on strategic initiatives.
He has presented numerous papers at conferences and forums nationally and internationally in such countries as Germany, the United States of America, Colombia and the United Nations.
He was the inaugural Professor of Indigenous Engagement and Adjunct Professor of Education at the University of Adelaide and the Dean of the Centre for Australian Indigenous Research and Studies, Wilto Yerlo.