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Navigating an Uncertain Future

In the endemic phase of the coronavirus pandemic, new health challenges are emerging. A rising cost of living – led by higher mortgage rates, grocery prices and energy bills – is hurting people’s sense of financial security. War in Europe is reordering global alliances that have underpinned the world for decades. More companies want workers to return to the office, creating tensions with employees that have gotten used to working from home. The job market looks strong right now, but there’s talk of a looming recession. How will all these factors impact people’s mental and physical health? What can people do to be better prepared to navigate an uncertain future?

Join experts from UOW and The Wall Street Journal for an in-depth discussion.

Wednesday 5th October

6:00pm to 7:00pm AEDT | 3:00pm to 4:00pm HKT/MYT | 11:00am to 12:00pm GST


  • Professor Patricia M. Davidson, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Wollongong
  • David Winning, Bureau Chief, Australia and New Zealand, The Wall Street Journal
  • Anuradha Gupta, Deputy CEO at Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance


  • Yumiko Ono, Senior Editor, APAC, The Wall Street Journal