Kon Karapanagiotidis OAM
Founder, Asylum Seeker Resource Centre
Kon was a finalist for Australian of the Year in 2007. Other notable achievements include being invited to participate in the 2020 Summit in 2008, voted one of Australia's 20 'Unsung Heroes' as part of the launch of the new Portrait Gallery in Canberra, and voted as one of Melbourne's 100 most influential people in The Age's Melbourne Magazine.
Virginia Trioli, David Marr, Clementine Ford, Fiona Collis, Kon Karapanagiotidis OAM
Panel Session: I'm Alright Jack - Reclaiming community in a selfish world
Where does 'community' sit in a world that is increasingly defined by selfies, "look at me!" social media, "pick me!" welfare and all-consuming consumerism?