Archive for 'RiAus Council'
Tony is an Emmy Award-winning Cinematographer as well as co-founder and Director of Rising Sun Pictures. His credits as a VFX Supervisor for RSP include Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, The Last Mimzy, The Core and ... Continue Reading »
Starting out as a reporter/producer for the ABC’s science unit, Will Berryman soon moved on to work in leading new media roles for Nickelodeon International and Fox Studios Australia. His career as a senior executive spans more than 20 years and he has extensive experience in both traditional and digital ... Continue Reading »
Professor Beazley is the Former Chief Scientist of Western Australia, Professor of Zoology at the University of Western Australia and the Sir Walter Murdoch Distinguished Professor of Science at Murdoch University. Beazley built an internationally-renowned research team in Neuroscience that focused on recovery from brain damage.
Peter is Deputy Chairman of The Myer Family Investments Ltd and a Director of AIA Australia Limited. He is Chairman of the Royal Institution of Australia, the Australian Science Media Centre, the Faculty of Business and Economics at Melbourne University, the Royal Children’s Hospital Foundation and the Shared Value Project ... Continue Reading »
Professor Andrews is an eminent scientist and bio-entrepreneur. He was appointed as Queensland’s first Chief Scientist in 2003, retiring in December 2010. Professor Andrews completed his PhD in the pharmacological applications of quantum chemistry at the University of Melbourne in 1969. He has since led multidisciplinary scientific teams at several Australian ... Continue Reading »
Dr Clark is a world-renowned scientist, technologist and businessman. He has received a number of international awards and fellowships in recognition of his contributions to technology and society. He was on the Australian Prime Minister's Science and Technology Committee from 1990 to 1998. Dr Clark has a PhD in physics ... Continue Reading »
Sir Rod Eddington is one of Australia's most experienced and accomplished business leaders. Educated as an engineer at the University of Western Australia and then Oxford University as Western Australia's 1974 Rhodes Scholar, he has demonstrated his acumen and expertise on the national, regional, and international stages. Sir Rod's career began ... Continue Reading »
David Knox is an oil and gas industry executive and former Managing Director and CEO of Santos Limited from 2008 -2015. Previously David was Managing Director for BP Developments in Australasia from 2003 to 2007. He has worked for BP in the United Kingdom and Pakistan, and has held management ... Continue Reading »
Emeritus Professor John Yovich AM is Executive Chairman of Student Edge and a Director of Racing and Wagering Western Australia. He was Vice Chancellor and President of Murdoch University from 2002-2011. He was instrumental in the formation of and Chaired the Innovative Research Universities Australia (IRUA) group. John was a ... Continue Reading »
Susan Greenfield is a neuroscientist at the University of Oxford and has been awarded 30 Honorary Degrees from British and foreign universities. She heads a multi-disciplinary research group exploring novel brain mechanisms linked to neurodegenerative diseases. In addition, she has published a neuroscientific theory of consciousness: The Private Life of ... Continue Reading »