Learning & events

Resolution Institute event with Joshua Creamer - First Nations Australians and mediation

Thursday 11 August 2022 | 11.30–2.00pm AEST | Online

Please join Resolution Institute and Joshua Creamer for a dicussion on improving outcomes for First Nations parties, a consideration of history, culture and communication and their impacts on First Nations parties in mediation.

This is how the event works:

  • register to attend
  • attend on the day in person or by virtual connection, so that you can join this interactive workshop and ask your question when called by the facilitator, or you may choose to listen to the speaker.
This session is also available in-person, please click here to attend this event in person.

About the presenter

Joshua Creamer

Joshua Creamer has a national practice and specialises in class actions and native title. Joshua was the 2017 recipient of the National Indigenous legal Professional of the Year award and was also Joshua appointed to the Board of legal Aid Queensland in 2017. Joshua is ranked in Chambers and Partners Asia-Pacific and Doyle's Guide for his work in the native title jurisdiction.

Joshua has appeared in two landmark class actions, Wotton v State of Queensland {2016} FCA 1457, (the Palm Island Case), Australia's largest racial discrimination case and Pearson v State of Queensland (No 2 {20202} FCA 619, (Stolen Wages QLD) Australia's largest human rights case.

Joshua is Waanyi and Kalkadoon.

About the facilitator

Ed Skinner

Ed has a career background in project delivery in the energy and mining sectors, having led and delivered major infrastructure projects across 10 countries. He is an experienced corporate executive, project director, engineer, mediator, executive coach and skilled in expert determination. Through his Australian and broad international experience, Ed appreciates first-hand, the criticality of building and sustaining relationships of trust and understanding among First Nations and community stakeholder groups, together with business and with government.