Education & Training Pillar Update

Latest Pillar Activity
Education and training Pillar

The Education and Training Pillar met on October 2, 2019, 10am – 12pm – Geelong Tech School.

Reports and Updates:
G21 – Geelong Region Alliance Stakeholder Forum
Elaine Carbines presented a detailed summary report on the G21 Stakeholder Forum. The event was attended by 300+ people and was an outstanding success. The Forum was represented by VIP Guests and State Government Ministers including Professor Iain Martin, Vice Chancellor Deakin University, Commissioner Jill Gallagher AO, The Hon Daniel Andrews MP and Patricia Karvelas, Senior Journalist and presenter. Panel discussions regarding “Water for our Future” and “Waste and Resource Recovery” were a key focus of the forum.

Presentations:
G21 Regional Learning Strategy – “All STEAMED UP”
Dr Jude Walker provided an extensive overview on the G21 Region Learning Scoping Study final report. Elaine Carbines and members congratulated and thanked Bernadette O’Connor, Dr Jude Walker and Dr Shanti Wong for the level of consultation undertaken involving all stakeholders in the Geelong region and the development of an excellent Scoping Study report. The report will be presented at the G21 Board meeting October 25 2019.