Who is behind The Brisbane Dialogues?

As an organisation, TBD consists entirely of a small but growing band of part time volunteers who believe that civil discourse is essential for a healthy society and want to help preserve and promote it. Active volunteers include:

Lachlan Altena - AV editor & VFX artist

Louis Altena - politics, philosophy & economics graduate

Simon Bowler - respiratory physician & company director

Margie Cosgrave - copy editor
Monique Currie - tutor & history graduate

Fred D'Agostino, emeritus humanities professor

Tyson Etri - digital marketer, philosophy & psychology student

Murray Hancock - retired businessman

Natalie Kennedy - English teacher

Natalie McKirdy - science communicator & educator

India Paul - law student & public servant

Jackie Poetzscher - corporate accountant

Tristan Prasser - think tank executive

Mac Stewart - taxi owner & driver

Harry Tod - international relations student

There are many others who provide valuable moral, marketing, networking, financial, on-the-day or other support.  

The work is organised across virtual Teams:

Content, Marketing, Events, Organisation and Governance.