Dr Marlene Kanga is a leading engineer and director of Innovation Australia, Sydney Water Corporation, Asialink, and iOmniscient Pty. Ltd. which has developed patented technology for intelligent video analytics.
Dr Kanga is an executive board member and will be president of the World Federation of Engineering Organisations (WFEO) in 2017. In 2013, she was the national president of Engineers Australia.
Dr Kanga is a Distinguished Fellow of the Australia India Institute and was listed among the Top 100 Engineers in Australia in 2013, 2014 and 2015 and the Top 100 Westpac Women of Influence in 2013.
She was made a Member of the Order of Australia for engineering leadership and as a role model.