Professor Ian Harper

Professor Ian HarperAO FASSA Ian Harper is Dean and Director of the Melbourne Business School and Co-Dean of the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Melbourne. He is also a member of the Board of the Reserve Bank of Australia. Ian is a professional economist best known for his work in public…

Professor Ian Chubb

Professor Ian chubbAC FAA FTSE Professor Ian Chubb was Chief Scientist for Australia from May 2011 to January 2016.  Prior to that, Professor Chubb was Vice-Chancellor of the Australian National University; Vice-Chancellor of Flinders University of South Australia and the Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Provost) of Monash University for two years.  He served as Dean of…

Dr Susan Pond

Dr Susan PondAM FTSE FAHMS Dr Susan Pond AM, FRSN FTSE FAHMS is an experienced leader in business & academia, recognised for her national & international contributions in science, technology and medicine. Currently, Susan serves as Chair of the New South Wales Smart Sensing Network, Vice-President of the Royal Society of NSW, Governor in Council…

Catherine Luckin

Catherine Luckin Catherine Luckin has been Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences since May 2018. She has more than a decade of experience supporting research and innovation, particularly in the health and medical sciences – through roles in policy, public affairs, strategy and international relations. She has worked across…

Professor Kenneth Baldwin

Professor Kenneth BaldwinAO Professor Ken Baldwin is the inaugural Director of the Australian National University Energy Change Institute, and Director of the ANU ECI Grand Challenge:  Zero-Carbon Energy for the Asia-Pacific. He has held the following appointments: Project Steering Committee for the Australian Energy Technology Assessment, Bureau of Resources and Energy Economics (2011-2013) Board of…

Drew Clarke

Drew ClarkeAO PSM FTSE Mr Clarke is Chairman of the Australian Energy Market Operator. A previous Secretary of the Department of Resources and Energy, Mr Clarke has had a long career in the energy sector and the Australian Public Service.  He established ARENA, administered major clean energy technology programs, and was Australia’s representative on the…

Distinguished Professor Fran Baum

Distinguished Professor Fran Baum AO FASSA FAHMS Fran Baum is Matthew Flinders Distinguished Professor of Public Health and Foundation Director of the Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity at Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia. She was named in the Queen’s Birthday 2016 Honours List as an Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) for “distinguished…

Professor Ian Woodhead

Professor Ian Woodhead Professor Ian Woodhead is Lincoln Agritech’s Chief Scientist and Group Manager of the Lincoln Technology Group. With almost 40 years’ experience in sensor development, his main research interests are measuring the broadband dielectric properties of composite materials including water content, physical measurements using microwave and mm waves, and high speed electronics. Professor…

Dr Peter Dodds

Dr Peter DoddsFAA Dr Peter Dodds is a Chief Scientist at CSIRO Agriculture&Food where he leads a team developing genetic tools to improve the control of important rust diseases of wheat. Dr Dodds received a Bsc(hons) in 1991 and a PhD degree in 1996 from the University of Melbourne, Australia. After a postdoctoral stint at…