Events

Past events

Brexit - What it means for Australia

Monday 18 March 2019 -  The Institute for International Trade (IIT) in partnership with The Australian British Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) hosted a panel discussion at the National Wine Centre.  "Brexit - What it means for Australia".

Globalization, Robotics and the Future of Work "The Globotics Upheaval"

Monday 9 September 2019 IIT hosted a Public Seminar at The National Wine Centre. Globalization, Robotics and the Future of Work "The Globotics Upheaval" Presented by Professor Richard Baldwin, International Economics at the Graduate Institute, Geneva.

Report Launch & Policy Discussion on the Indian Ocean Rim Association

Tuesday, 23 June 2020 (AECT) IIT launched its latest report, Building Trade Integration Dynamics in the Indian Ocean Rim Association: A Technical Analysis, and engaged in an interactive discussion with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) on the evolution of trade, investment and regional integration amongst IORA member states since 1997, and the strategic opportunities to enhance trade across the region in a post-COVID-19 world.

What is the G20's role in reforming industrial subsidies?

Wednesday 18 November 2020. The Institute for International Trade partnered with the Trade and Investment Research Network to deliver an informative webinar with our distinguished panel for a substantive discussion on the G20's role in reforming industrial subsidies.

Report on Potential Benefits of an Australia-UK Free Trade Agreement

17 September 2020, IIT hosted an online discussion on potential benefits of an Australia-UK free trade agreement with Elisabeth Bowes, Chief Negotiator, Regional Trade Agreements Division, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), and Vivien Life, Director Asia and Australasia Negotiations within the UK Department for International Trade.

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Developments in the WTO Appellate Body

Friday 14 June 2019. IIT hosted Professor James Bacchus, who currently serves as a Distinguished University Professor of Global Affairs and the Director of the Centre for Global Economic and Environmental Opportunity at the University of Central Florida. Prof Bacchus presented "Developments in the WTO Appellate Body"

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3rd PhD Summer Institute in International Trade 

Wednesday 20 March - Thursday 21 March 2019 The University of Adelaide’s Institute for International Trade (IIT) hosted the 3rd PhD Summer Institute in International Trade. The first two summer institutes took place in February 2017 and February 2018, and its objective is to provide PhD students in this field with a platform for discussing their ideas with both fellow PhD students and senior scholars.

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Africa Trade Policy in Interesting Times

Thursday 21st March 2019 - IIT brought together a distinguished panel of experts on various aspects of Africa’s international trade policy and practice to explore these dynamics and what they mean for African trade dynamics and policy. 

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New Developments in Trade and Regionalism: Case of Australia, China, and East Asia

Tuesday 11 - Wednesday 12 June 2019 - IIT hosted a 2 day workshop to bring together a group of distinguished economists from CUFE and University of Adelaide to discuss their latest research on trade and development, with a focus on the emerging trend of trade and regionalism, dynamic labor market linkages in an open economy, trade impacts on environment, impact of FDI on domestic economy, and global value chains.

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TIISA 2020 PhD Workshop: Trade & Investment in Services

Leading services experts from across the globe, along with Post Graduate students worldwide came together in TIISA's 2020 first online PhD Workshop.

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Nov

TIISA 2020 Annual Conference - Webinar Recordings Available

TIISA 2020 Annual Conference Co-hosted with University of International Business and Economics' China Institute for WTO Studies and The University of Adelaide's Institute for International Trade (IIT).

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Nov

Geneva Trade Week: Sept 28 - 2 Oct 2020

On 29 September, 2020 The Jean Monnet Network - Trade & Investment in Services Associates (TIISA) organised Session 9 in the Digital Trade stream. Moderated by Jane Drake-Brockman, IIT, speakers were Hildegunn Kyvik-Nordas NUPI and Orebro University, Pascal Kerneis, European Services Forum, Bryan Mercurio, Chinese University of Hong Kong and Neha Mishra, National University of Singapore.

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