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Upcoming Programs

Joint NJCA / ANU Conference 2017: Brave New Worlds

Date: 4 to 5-Mar-2017
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In partnership with the ANU College of Law, the National Judicial College of Australia will present the biennial Conference on 4 and 5 March 2017.

The theme of the conference is Brave New Worlds: Challenges for Evidence in the 21st Century. The conference will focus on emerging research and issues in the areas of evidence law, cybercrime and decision-making. Speakers include leading researchers, academics and judicial officers.


Writing Better Judgments 2017 – Registrations are now open!

Date: 3 to 5-Apr-2017
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This program has been developed for the Australian judiciary and is designed to enhance participants’ judgment writing skills through analysis, discussion and rewriting of judgments in small groups. The program is hands-on and where participants are assisted by professional writers and senior judges.


National Judicial Orientation Programs: 19-24 February 2017 Melbourne (fully subscribed) & 22-27 October 2017 Sydney (places available)

Date: 22 to 27-Oct-2017
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The National Judicial Orientation Program has been presented every year since 1994. The program has been developed by a steering committee of experienced judges and judicial education professionals drawn from courts and educational bodies throughout Australia. The primary objective of the program is to assist newly appointed judicial officers with their transition to judicial office by facilitating the development and refinement of the skills, knowledge and attitudes necessary for effective judging.


Oral Judgments 2017- Seeking Expressions of Interest

Date: 31 to 31-Dec-2017
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Note: The dates and location of the Program will be advised soon. Dates on this page are not applicable. This program has been developed for the Australian judiciary and is being designed to enhance participants’ oral judgment skills through analysis, discussion and preparing for the delivery oral judgments. The program has a large practical component in which participants will deliver oral decisions and receive individualised feedback to enhance skills in oral decisions.


HEADS UP!

Registrations are now open for the Joint NJCA/ANU Conference to be held on 4 and 5 March 2017 in Canberra.

There will be 2 National Judicial Orientation Programs held in 2017. 19-24 February in Melbourne (full) and 22-27 October in Sydney. Please register your interest for the October Program.

A Judicial committee has been established to develop an oral judgments program. The location and dates will be advised soon. Please register your interest to receive more information.

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