John McGagh has over 35 years of industrial experience spanning a range of commercial and technical Global roles.
He currently serves as Chief Digital Officer for the Snowy Hydro energy group and most recently served as Head of Innovation for Rio Tinto.
John is recognised for pioneering the introduction of advanced technologies spanning robotics, remote operations, big data modelling and decision support into the industrial landscape in order to significantly improve performance outcomes.
John most recently served as the Australian Chair of the Institute of Chemical Engineers and serves as Vice President IChemE.
He is a fellow of Australian Academy of Technology Science and Engineering and an adjunct professor in the University of Queensland Sustainable Minerals Institute.