November 18, 2021

A life of ethical leadership, adventure and giving back

Join Australian businessmen and philanthropic icons Dick Smith and Steve Killelea as they discuss the people and places who've inspired them, the adventures that have shaped their lives and the future of philanthropy.

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Dick Smith & Steve Killelea in Conversation

  • Hosted by

    Dymocks and One Tree Films

  • Location


  • Date

    November 18, 2021

  • Time

    18:00 AEST

A life of ethical leadership, adventure & giving back

In a landmark event, Australian business icons and veteran philanthropists Steve Killelea and Dick Smith will meet for the first time to discuss how they strive to help build a sustainable future.

In this free online event moderated by veteran ABC and SBS journalist Lissa MicMillan, Steve Killelea and Dick Smith will discuss their lives, their approaches to business and philanthropy and also their latest books; Steve Killelea’s Peace in the Age of Chaos and Dick Smith’s My Adventurous Life.

After a highly successful career in technology and international business development, Steve Killelea now concentrates on peace and sustainable development. He has established an internationally renowned global think tank, the Institute for Economics & Peace (IEP) and a private family charity, The Charitable Foundation, which now has over three million direct beneficiaries.

Dick Smith also enjoyed a long and lucrative business career, as the founder of Dick Smith Electronics, Australian Geographic and Dick Smith Foods. He is a record-breaking aviator, philanthropist and political activist. He has also founded a media production company with the intention of producing films about global issues and is a fellow of the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry.

This is a unique event not to be missed. Registrations are open now.

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