Science & Research Breakfast Seminar Series

The Office of the NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer invites you to the 2018 Science & Research Breakfast Seminar Series to be held at Parliament House, Sydney.

The Science & Research Breakfast Seminar Series showcases excellence in research and development, which is generating economic, environmental, social and technological benefits for New South Wales. The six-part series will again feature some of the State’s best and brightest, and highlight its tremendous research strength across a diverse range of disciplines.

For more information, please call the Office of the Chief Scientist & Engineer on (02) 9338 6617.


2018 SCIENCE & RESEARCH SEMINARS


WEDNESDAY 15 AUGUST 2018

Professor David Currow, Chief Cancer Officer, NSW
and Chief Executive Officer, Cancer Institute NSW

“How Cancer Outcomes
Can Continue to Improve”

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WEDNESDAY 6 JUNE 2018

Scientia Professor Veena Sahajwalla, the Director of UNSW Sydney's
Centre for Sustainable Materials Research and Technology (SMaRT), presents:

“Green Microfactories: Products from Waste”

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WEDNESDAY 9 MAY 2018

Professor Justin Gooding, Scientia Professor in the School of Chemistry at UNSW Sydney
and founding co-director of the Australian Centre for NanoMedicine, presents:

“How Sensors are Changing Our World”

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WEDNESDAY 21 FEBRUARY 2018

Professor Gordon Wallace AO, the 2017 NSW Scientist of the Year
from the University of Wollongong, presents:

“3D Printing, Bioprinters and Clinical Application”

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2017 SCIENCE & RESEARCH SEMINARS


WEDNESDAY 22 NOVEMBER 2017

LESLEY HUGHES

Lesley Hughes, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Integrity and Development) and
Distinguished Professor of Biology at Macquarie University, presents:

“Climate Change Frustration:
What Role the Public Scientist?”

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WEDNESDAY 8 NOVEMBER 2017

Dr Peter Svensson, Vinnova - Sweden's Innovation Agency, presents:

“Openness and Innovation:
Possibilities for New South Wales”

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WEDNESDAY 18 OCTOBER 2017

RICHARD ROBERTS

Richard Roberts, Professor of Archaeological Science and Director of the new ARC Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage at the University of Wollongong, presents:

“Our Story: The Epic Human and
Environmental History of Australia”

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WEDNESDAY 9 AUGUST 2017

LOUISE BAUR

Louise Baur AM, Professor of Child and Adolescent Health at The University of Sydney, presents:

“Tackling Childhood Obesity:
From the Clinic to Global Policy”

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WEDNESDAY 28 JUNE 2017

RICK SHINE

Rick Shine AM, Professor in Evolutionary Biology at The University of Sydney,
2016 NSW Scientist of the Year and winner of the Prime Minister’s Prize for Science, presents:

“Conversation in Cold Blood:
Researching Reptiles”

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WEDNESDAY 5 APRIL 2017

NICK KAYE

Mr Nick Kaye, CEO of the Sydney School of Entrepreneurship, presents:

“An Ecosystem, Satellites and a Stage:
Setting up Sydney’s School of Entrepreneurship”

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WEDNESDAY 1 FEBRUARY 2017

SIMON POOLE

Dr Simon Poole, Director, New Business Ventures at Finisar Australia, presents:

“Ideas & Execution:
The Yin and Yang of Innovation”

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