Dana Sanchez

Dana Sanchez Dana Sanchez studied at the Australian National University. She has since worked in the university and research sectors in the fields of life sciences and ICT. In her current position at NICTA she works in the areas of research management and innovation. [September 2015] Contributed to: Technology and Australia’s Future

Dr Kirsty Douglas

Dr Kirsty Douglas Dr Kirsty Douglas is an environmental historian and historian of science, with a background in geology, environmental regulation and science administration. Her current interest in the transformative capacity of technology stems both from the study of the history of science and from public sector experience in research data infrastructure and the information…

Professor Robyn Dowling

Professor Robyn DowlingFTSE Robyn Dowling is Professor of Urbanism and Associate Dean Research in the University of Sydney School of Architecture, Design and Planning, a position she took up in 2016. Prior to that she was at Macquarie University, where she initiated the institution’s Bachelor of Planning program and was the inaugural head of the…

Mr Raymond Spencer

Mr Raymond Spencer In 2009, Raymond Spencer returned to Australia following 35 years of living and working in the USA, India and Europe. During this time, Raymond led a couple of lives. He spent the first 20 years overseas in the non-profit world working with the Institute of Cultural Affairs a United Nations–recognised private voluntary…

Dr Chris Roberts

Dr Chris RobertsBE MBA  PhD DSc (hc)  FTSE  HonFIEAust FAICD Chris Roberts was CEO Cochlear Limited (ASX:COH) for 11 years to August 2015. He is a non-executive director of ResMed Inc (NYSE: RMD) and OncoSil Medical Limited (ASX: OSL). He is a PLuS Alliance Professor at UNSW, King’s College London and Arizona State University.  He…

Dr Graham Mitchell

Dr Graham MitchellFAA FTSE Graham Mitchell is a veterinary graduate and University gold medallist of the University of Sydney. At The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research (WEHI) he made discoveries in immunology and obtained a PhD in 1969. After post-doctoral experience in California, England and Switzerland, he returned to Australia in 1973…

Emeritus Professor Malcolm Gillies

Emeritus Professor Malcolm GilliesAM FAHA Malcolm Gillies is a retired vice-chancellor of two universities in London, where he was also chair of the mission group, London Higher, during 2010–2014. Malcolm Gillies is a retired vice-chancellor of two universities in London, where he was also chair of the mission group, London Higher, during 2010–14. A musicologist,…

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Distinguished Professor Helene Marsh

Professor Helene MarshFAA FTSE Helene Marsh is Emeritus Professor of Environmental Science at James Cook University. Helene is a Fellow of both the Australian Academies of Science (Vice-President, Biological Sciences) and Technological Sciences and Engineering and an Honorary Bragg Fellow of the Royal Institution of Australia. She currently chairs the Australian Government Threatened Species Scientific…

Professor Tam Sridhar

Professor Tam SridharAO FAA FTSE Professor Tam Sridhar AO is the Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor Emeritus at Monash University. He previously served as Head of Chemical Engineering and as Dean of the Engineering Faculty at the same institution. He was also Academic Vice President for India and China Research Institutes. He is a Fellow…

Professor Victor Callan

Professor Victor CallanFASSA Victor Callan is Professor of Management and Leadership at the University of Queensland Business School, and Faculty Associate Dean (Research) at the University of Queensland. He has published in the world’s leading academic journals, and is one of the most cited management Professors in Australia. Based on these academic achievements, he was…