AIIA Queensland hosted an NCP Alumni event on the 24 September 2020 at the Queensland parliament. The event provided an opportunity for NCP alumni to network through a Careers Forum, as well as enjoying a panel discussion with NCP Ambassadors, as well as speakers from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Austrade, Trade and Development Queensland and business. ” As well as networking, the event was intended to promote a greater understanding of Australian business and trade, as well as general links, between Australia (Queensland in particular) and Asia.
The guests included: Nick Williams, Deputy State Director, Qld – Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade; Professor Helen Bartlett, Vice-Chancellor and President, University of the Sunshine Coast; Julie-Anne Nichols, Senior Trade and Investment Commissioner, China, Trade and Investment Queensland; Janelle Casey, State Director, Qld – Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade); and NCP Alumni Ambassador Raymart Walker. There were 86 attendees including 71 NCP alumni, all in person at Queensland Parliament.