Coalition’s plan for skilled migration to be announced
In his first address to Australian resource industry employers since the federal election date was announced, Shadow Minister for Immigration and Citizenship Scott Morrison will discuss the Coalition’s plans for skilled migration at the AMMA (Australian Mines and Metals Association) Brisbane Migration Forum on Thursday, 8 August.
Mr Morrison’s election campaign address follows the Australian Government’s sweeping and restrictive changes to the 457 Visa program, which came into effect from July 2013.
Opening addresses will also be delivered by AMMA chief executive Steve Knott and Queensland Council of Unions research and policy officer John Martin.
WHEN: 8 August 2013
08.45 – 9.00am: AMMA chief executive, Steve Knott 09.00 – 9.40am: Qld Council of Unions research & policy officer, John Martin 09:40 –10:20am: Shadow Minister for Immigration & Citizenship, Scott Morrison
Other speakers include:
- Migration Institute of Australia national president, Angela Chan
- Migration Council of Australia CEO, Carla Wilshire
- Cross Cultural director, Margaret Bornhorst
WHERE: Stamford Plaza Hotel, Cnr Edward and Margaret Streets, Brisbane
CONTACT: Register your interest to attend with AMMA media adviser Kylie Sully on 0409 781 580; firstname.lastname@example.org.