Speeches

Opening of National Archives Preservation Facility: Director-General

Speech by David Fricker, Director-General of the National Archives of Australia, at the opening of the National Archives Preservation Facility, Mitchell, 9 June 2017. Read the transcript.

Opening of National Archives Preservation Facility: Attorney-General

Speech by Senator the Hon George Brandis QC, Attorney-General at the opening of the National Archives Preservation Facility, Mitchell, 9 June 2017. Read the transcript.

Government-Citizen Engagement in the Digital Age

Speech by David Fricker, Director-General of the National Archives of Australia, as part of the Senate's 2017 Occasional Lecture Series held at Parliament House, Canberra, Friday 28 April 2017. View the video
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Visit of the King and Queen of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the National Archives of Australia

Welcome Speech by David Fricker, Director-General at the National Archives of Australia, Parkes ACT, 2 November 2016. Read the transcript

Records management capability at Health

Presentation by David Fricker, Director-General at the National Archives of Australia, to Senior Executives of the Department of Health on 28 September 2016. Read the transcript

ICA Congress Closing Ceremony

Address by President ICA – InterContinental Seoul COEX, Korea, 9 September 2016. Read the transcript

ICA Congress Opening Ceremony

Address by President ICA – InterContinental Seoul COEX, Korea, 6 September 2016. Read the transcript

'Getting it done' is just the beginning

A paper presented by Director-General David Fricker at the Australasian Sound Recordings Association at the National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra on 31st August 2016. Read the transcript

Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres

April 2016
Acceptance Speech – David Fricker. Read the transcript

What hope is there for Transparency and Integrity of Government in the Digital Age?

Presented by David Fricker, Director-General National Archives of Australia at the National Press Club, 29 February. Hosted by Fuji Xerox. Read the transcript

Transition to Digital Government - What Are the Policies Required for National Archives?

A presentation by David Fricker at the ALA, 9th International Seminar of Iberian Tradition Archives "National Archives System in Iberian Archives America: Assessment and Perspectives (1970-2014)", Quito, Ecuador. Read the transcript

Documents of the First World War Centenary – Through the record they continue to serve

Opening address and a presentation by David Fricker, International Council on Archives President and Director-General, National Archives of Australia.

Centenary of World War One Documents, Istanbul, 19–21 March 2015. Read the transcript

70th anniversary of the appointment of the first archives officer, Ian Maclean

Presentation by Senator the Hon George Brandis QC, Attorney-General and Minister for the Arts to mark the 70th anniversary of the appointment of the first archives officer, Ian Maclean, National Archives of Australia, Canberra, Tuesday 9 December 2014. Read the transcript

eLearning modules launch – Friday 21 November 2014

Introduction by David Fricker, Director-General of the National Archives of Australia. Read the transcript

Presentation and launch by Ian McPhee, Auditor-General of Australia. Read the speech notes

Speech to the General Assembly by Incoming President David Fricker

Girona, 14 October 2014. Read the transcript

Digital continuity and the digital economy – towards 2020

Speech by David Fricker, Director-General of the National Archives of Australia, at the Information Awareness Month Conference at the DEEWR Theatre, Canberra, Thursday 29 May 2014. Read the transcript

Announcement of John Howard collection UNSW–National Archives collaboration

Speech by David Fricker, Director-General of the National Archives of Australia, at UNSW ADFA Library, Canberra, Thursday 20 March 2014. Read the transcript

Launch of Forced Adoptions History Project website and First Anniversary Event – Forced Adoptions National Apology

Speech by David Fricker, Director-General of the National Archives of Australia, at Parliament House, Canberra, Thursday 20 March 2014. Read the transcript

Therapeutic Goods Administration Executive Brief

A presentation given by Director-General David Fricker in Canberra on 3 February 2014. Read the transcript

National Archives of Australia Digital Business Roadmap

Speech by David Fricker, Director-General of the National Archives of Australia, at the International Council on Archives 2013 Conference in Brussels, Belgium on 23 November 2013. Read the transcript

Information Awareness Month Launch

Speech by David Fricker, Director-General of the National Archives of Australia on Wednesday 1 May 2013. Read the transcript

The digital reality – optimising government business in a digital world

A presentation by Director-General David Fricker at Objective Collaborate in Sydney on 11 October 2012. Read the transcript

Information Aggregation

A speech given by Director-General David Fricker at SIG (Security in Government) conference in Canberra on 5 September 2012. Read the transcript

Archives – what is our business model for the digital age?

A speech given by Director-General David Fricker at the International Council on Archives Congress in Brisbane on 23 August 2012. Read the transcript

David had another opportunity to promote the message at the Archives and Records Association of New Zealand (ARANZ) Conference in Wellington, 23 October 2012. Read the transcript

TRIM Users' Forum

A presentation given by Director-General David Fricker in Sydney on 2 August 2012. Read the transcript

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