Consultation events

A series of public forum events were held across the country in October and November 2015. At the events stakeholders and students met with members of the Expert Working Group to have their say on the future of research training.

At the public forum events an overview presentation was given, providing information on the review and the early thinking of the Expert Working Group. Participants had opportunity to provide feedback on select draft key findings and to ask questions about the review.

Public forums were held at the following cities

  • Adelaide – 26 October 2015
  • Melbourne – 30 October 2015
  • Brisbane – 11 November 2015
  • Perth – 13 November 2015
  • Canberra – 20 November 2015
  • Sydney – 24 November 2015

The Expert Working Group also conducted over 75 stakeholder interviews with research training providers, students, industry representatives and other stakeholders.