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Prescott Family Lecture Series

24 July 2019

Prescott Family Lecture Series

Monash Business School acknowledges and thanks the Prescott Family Foundation which is sponsoring this series of open lectures.

This series focuses on human resources, industrial relations and related areas, led by experts presenting on important topics and issues.

Speakers share their knowledge and experience and engage in discussion with students, alumni, academics, researchers and practitioners.

John Prescott aims to make a brief comment after each lecture.

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About John Prescott

John B Prescott AC has wide experience in major companies in resources, manufacturing and transport, including as a CEO of BHP; Chair of the Australian Submarine Corporation; of Australia’s major rail freight company, Aurizon; and advisor to Governments on defence, transport, manufacturing and safety.

He was a Member of Australia’s Remuneration Tribunal for 6 years. He has a record of many successes in HR, IR, safety, health, the environment, innovative strategy development of major projects and business turnarounds.

He has received numerous awards, including a Companion in the Order of Australia, the Australian Centenary Medal and an honorary doctorate, from Monash University.