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August 20, 2015

Australia: Howard Welcomes New Sydney Ambassadors

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Former Prime Minister John Howard has welcomed seven new Ambassadors to the Business Events Sydney (BESydney) program. Speaking at a gala dinner at the Sydney Opera House he described Sydney as “a global intellectual capital and an important driver of the Australian economy”.

“Business Events Sydney and its Ambassador network are helping us grow the knowledge economy by facilitating innovation and collaboration in our most globally competitive priority sectors,” he said.

The new Ambassadors are:

- Sally Loane, CEO, Financial Services Council
- Zareh Nalbandian, CEO, Animal Logic
- Lee White, CEO, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
- Professor Ian Jacobs, president and vice-chancellor, University of New South Wales
- Professor Barney Glover, vice-chancellor and president, University of Western Sydney
- Professor Stephen Simpson, academic director, Charles Perkins Centre
- Professor Ken Maher, Hassell, president-elect, Australian Institute of Architects.
The speech coincided with the announcement that Premier Mike Baird has 

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