Jim Walker

Jim Walker

Chair, First Nations Advisory Team

CRC TiME

Jim Walker is an Aboriginal man of the Yiman and Goreng Goreng First Nations peoples of Australia. He is a lecturer within the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences within the Faculty of Science at the University of Queensland. He is also a member of the Science Advisory Committee of Earthwatch Australia and Bush Blitz, Chair of the Murri Mura Aboriginal Corporation and Board of Advice member of the Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Foundation.

Jim has been involved in advocating for the rights of Indigenous Peoples in excess of 20 years both in Australia and internationally. He has worked within the Australian Government at executive and senior management level in Indigenous affairs and was former Manager, Office of Indigenous Engagement at CSIRO. He has been involved in development and implementation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander policies and programs in the fields of environment protection, housing and community infrastructure, science research, social justice, education, health, economic development, Indigenous rights advocacy, and Indigenous cultural protection.

Jim Walker

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  • Thu, 03 Nov
  • 14:00 - 16:00 AEDT
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  • 120 min
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  • Collaboration
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  • Collaboration Theatre

Community Engagement, Trust & Social Value

  • 14:00 - 14:05
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  • 5 min
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  • Thu, 03 Nov
Welcoming Remarks
  • 14:05 - 15:00
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  • 55 min
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  • Thu, 03 Nov
Industry Panel Discussion: Indigenous Engagement - How Can We Better Attune with Indigenous Participation Across the Supply Chain
  • 15:00 - 16:00
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  • 60 min
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  • Thu, 03 Nov
Talk it Forward Dialogue Table - Let’s be Honest, We Have a Credibility Issue – Can We Fix it, and How?