Libertarian conference schedule

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Australian Libertarian Society, in partnership with the Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance, the Institute for Public Affairs, and the Mannkal Economic Education Foundation, are proud to announce the draft schedule for our first libertarian conference, hosted at the Sydney City RSL on 6/7 April 2013.


Saturday 6 April

8:30am: Registration

9:00am: The Moral & Historical Case for Freedom, Dr. Tom Palmer

9:40am: Break

9:50am: Why voting doesn’t work, Dr Eric Crampton

10:30am: Morning Tea

11:00am: The Nanny State — Panel Discussion with Dr Eric Crampton, Cass Wilkinson, James Morrow, Dr Michael Keane & Tim Wilson

12:30: Lunch

1:30: Libertarians in Politics — Panel Discussion with The Hon Dr Peter Phelps (LIB), Cass Wilkinson (ALP), Cr Clinton Mead (LDP), and David Russell AM QC. 

3:00: Afternoon Tea

3:30 Rethinking Externalities, Professor Sinclair Davidson

4:10 Break

4:20: How big government helps big businessDr Charles Richardson

5:00pm: CLOSE

7:30pm: Dinner at Bar Luca with Keynote Speaker Dr Tom Palmer

Sunday 7 April

9:00am: Free Speech, Chris Berg

9:40am: Break

9:50am: Free Banking, Dr Ben O’Neill

10:30am: Morning Tea

11:00am: Practical Policy Idea — Speakers include Adam Creighton, the Hon Dr Gary Johns, Jennifer Buckingham, Dr Stephen Kirchner & Terje Petersen. 

12:30: Lunch

1:30: Radical Policy Ideas — Speakers include Dr Jeremy Shearmur, Brad Taylor, Sukrit Sahblok, Dr Michael Keane & Mark Hornshaw

3:00: Afternoon Tea

3:30 The Myth of Market Failure in New Technology, Science, Innovation Professor Jason Potts

4:10 Break

4:20: Civil Society, Dr. Tom Palmer

5:00pm: CLOSE