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Multiculturalism, Inclusion and Participation: Lessons from the Research

Event: Multiculturalism, Inclusion and Participation: Lessons from the Research
Date: 1 October, 2013
Host: Macquarie University
Event website

Professor Lucy Taksa

Lucy's keynote address draws on research relating to multiculturalism and inclusion in the workplace. It considers the impact of multicultural policy on diversity related initiatives in the public and private sectors since the 1980s.

Lucy highlights some unresolved issues relating to culturally diverse identities and inter-cultural relations at work.

Plenary 1 - Race Discrimination Commissioner

Panel 1 - Multiculturalism and the Workplace

Multiculturalism Program.pdf

Professor Ingrid Piller

Professor Ingrid Piller presented on accents - what they are, misconceptions, & their different values in our society.

Below is the video from Professor Piller's presentation. Please note that Professor Piller's presentation includes a link to another video. We suggest you pause her presentation (at 10"09) and view the linked video in another tab before continuing.

Panel 2 - Communication and Inclusion

Panel 3 - Ways Forward