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THIS EVENT IS AT CAPACITY AND REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED, BUT PLEASE ADD YOUR NAME TO THE WAITLIST AND WE'LL FIND YOU A SEAT IF WE CAN.
The United Services Institute of the Australian Capital Territory and the Field Marshal Sir Thomas Blamey Memorial Fund are pleased to announce that the 2017 ACT Blamey Oration will be delivered by former United States Army general, best-selling author and founder of the McChrystal Group, Stan McChrystal.
This special event will be held at the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, on Wednesday 22 November 2017 at 1900 for 1930 hours.
The topic for the Oration is "Leading in Uncertainty".
Ticket prices are:
USI/RUSI members: $95/head
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Ticket prices include pre-dinner drinks, a three course dinner and wine at the table.
The Waitlist is now open.
Members please note: spouses, partners and other guests are most welcome, but there is no "first guest at member price" discount for this event; your non-member guests will need to join USI of the ACT to secure the member price or be registered at the non-member price.
Under the terms of our sponsorship agreement with Defence, a 10% discount is available on tables purchased by the Department. Table organisers should call our office on 02 6266 3446 to book.
We regret that, due to protocols at this venue, we cannot offer refunds for cancellations after 15 November.
Dress for this event is lounge suit.
The 2017 ACT Blamey Oration is proudly sponsored by L3 Communications Australia, the Australian Army, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection and the Department of Defence.
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