June, 2009  

Welcome to the June issue of the Advance Global Newsletter. Please forward this newsletter on to anyone you think would like to connect with Advance.
1. Message from the CEO - Celebrating World Environment Day
2. Harnessing Australia’s Green Braintrust with the Launch of the Green Network

1. Message from the CEO - Celebrating World Environment Day
World Environment Day is celebrated every year on 5 June in over 100 countries. This year’s theme is climate change and the broader consequences of environmental change, and what societies can do in response.
Today Advance is delighted to announce the launch of the
Advance Global Green Network, which will be chaired by Jack Whelan.
2. Harnessing Australia’s Green Braintrust with the Launch of the Green Network

This exciting new global initiative already has attracted some of the brightest Australian ‘green’ minds around the world! One of our first objectives will be the formation of an Advance Consultative Group under the Green Network. [More...]

3. Australia’s Green Ambassadors Acknowledged as Future Leaders

Recently Mina Guli was awarded the ADC (Australian Davos Connection) Australian Leadership Award which recognizes her leadership ability and commitment to shaping the future of Australia. She took a moment with Sally Paridis to discuss Australia’s opportunities in the global clean and renewable energy markets, the types of projects she is working with and the ADC Future Leadership Award. [More...]


4. New Director of Lowy Institute Engages with Hong Kong Advance Members 

Though you might think that Australians living in China would be easy to convince that effective Australian policy toward the rising superpower is a stand-out priority for our Government and people, there is healthy dissent in Advance's Hong Kong diaspora. What about India? What about climate change?
5. Advance Job Board
Have you had a chance to view this month’s Advance job board postings? There are positions listed in Hong Kong, Abu Dhabi & New York:

6. Advance Member Benefit

Advance is pleased to offer members the great opportunity to purchase Polli products with a 15% discount off all online purchases for the month of June 2009.

*Beautiful Men's and Women's collections
*Great gifts for friends and family spread across the globe
*Swift delivery to anywhere in the world
*Easy online purchase at www.polli.com.au

To get the special code and learn more about Polli click here.

Upcoming Events


Tue 16 June

Hong Kong:
Thu 11 June - Sat 4 July
In the Zone Exhibition


Tue 30 June

Tue 9 June
Los Angeles:

Fri 5 June
Wed 17 June
Mon 22 June

Palo Alto:

Wed 24 June
San Francisco:

Thu 25 June
Australian Budget Review 2009


Tue 23 June
Australian Budget Review 2009

Mon 22 June
* View Other Australian Events taking place around the globe.

Thank you to Advance's major partners: 

 Advance Global Australians is supported by the Australian Governmnet through
the Department of Foreign
Affairs and Trade.