2014 American Australian Association Benefit Dinner
On April 30th, the American Australian Association held it's annual Benefit Dinner in Perth, honouring Chevron Australia's Managing Director, Roy Krzywosinski and also acknowledging Rio Tinto's Chief Executive Iron Ore, Andrew Harding.
EVENTS and ANNOUNCEMENTS
Hugh Rogers Fellowship now accepting applications
The Melbourne Boston Sister Cities Association Inc (MBSCA) is now accepting applications for The Hugh Rogers Fellowships until Friday, 8 August. Awarding up to $20,000 to fund an Australian with a Melbourne connection to study in Boston, the areas of focus are education, healthcare, medical research, or arts and culture. More info
AAA 2014 Benefit Dinner
The recent 2014 AAA Benefit Dinner in Perth on 30 April was a tremendous success. Over 450 attendees including WA Governor H.E. Malcolm McCusker, WA Premier Colin Barnett, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, US Ambassador John Berry, Singapore High Commissioner Michael Teo Eng Cheng, Minister of Defence David Johnston, Minister for Mines & Petroleum Bill Marmion, WA Opposition Leader Mark McGowan, WA Treasurer...
AAA & Citi Lunch with special guest Mr Rupert Murdoch AC
On Wednesday 23 October 2013 the American Australian Association together with Citi hosted a small private lunch with special guest Rupert Murdoch AC. It was an opportunity to speak about the Association and its stewardship of the United States Studies Centre and US Asia Centre in Perth.
Guests at the lunch included: News Corp Executive Chairman Rupert Murdoch, AAA Deputy Chairman & CEO Hon John Olsen, Citi Chief Country Officer Stephen Roberts,...
NSW Parliament awards AAA a Certificate of Commendation
On Friday 25 October 2013 the American Australian Association Ltd. were special guests at NSW Parliament House and were awarded a Certificate of Commendation for its work, particularly its Education Fellowships.
The award was presented by NSW Parliamentary Secretary The Hon Marie Ficarra MLC
to AAA Deputy Chair & CEO Hon John Olsen AO and two representative fellowship recipients Deanna D’Alessandro and Nicholas Blair.