Convocation of UWA Graduates

Spring Ordinary Meeting 2018

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Meeting Agenda

  1. Minutes of the Autumn Ordinary Meeting held on Friday 23 March 2018
  2. Amendments and motion of acceptance of minutes
  3. Business arising from the minutes 
  4. Correspondence
  5. Vice-Chancellor's Report
  6. Guild President's Report
  7. Warden's Report 
  8. Convocation Officer's Report
  9. Audit Report
  10. Other Business


Convocation invites all graduates and other members to its Spring Ordinary Meeting for 2018.

Date: Friday 21 September 2018
Time: 6.00pm for 6.30pm start
Location: Banquet Hall, University Club

Please confirm your attendance (for catering purposes) or send your apologies by Monday, 10 September

Come along to the 2018 Spring Ordinary Meeting of Convocation

Guest Speaker -  Ms Jill Benn

Guest Speaker -   Ms Jill Benn, University Librarian

Convocation is delighted to present Ms Jill Benn as our Guest Speaker for the Spring Ordinary Meeting of 2018.

Jill Benn is the University Librarian at the University of Western Australia, responsible for Library service delivery across the UWA campus.  Jill is leading the transformation of libraries at UWA including the establishment of an award-winning 700-seat student collaborative learning space in the Reid Library, and the significant and innovative refurbishment of the J. Robin Warren (formerly Medical and Dental) Library.

Jill  is focused on client engagement, partnership and high quality as a key strategy for Library service development. Jill holds a number of national and international leadership roles, including as Program Director (Fair, Affordable and Open Access to Knowledge) for the Council of Australian University Librarians, and as the Australian representative on the International Association of University Librarians Board.

Ms Jill Benn will give a talk on " Reinvention of the Library in the Digital Age ".

" The Q&A session has been replaced with Questions on Notice to the Panel.  Questions should be brief, address one topic only and must be received in writing no later than 10 September. Please return questions with your RSVP form or email your questions to " 


Spring Ordinary Meeting Papers