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Organising committee

  • Suresh Bhargava (Chair) Deputy Pro Vice-Chancellor, International, RMIT
    Director of the Centre for Advanced Materials & Industrial Chemistry (CAMIC)
    College of Science, Engineering and Health, RMIT RACI, ATSE
  • Gary Bowman (Deputy Chair) RB (Global Regulatory Affairs Manager) RACI
  • Andrew Jones (Treasurer) Foundry IP (Patent & Trade Mark Attorney) RACI
  • Neda Mirzadeh RMIT - Leader, Molecular Engineering Group (MEG) RACI
  • Leon Prentice CSIRO (Research Group Leader, High Performance Metal Industries) EA, IChemE
  • Nicky Eshtiaghi RMIT (Snr Lecturer – Chemical Engineering) EA
  • Robert Burford Emeritus Professor UNSW (Chemical Engineering) EA, IChemE, RACI
  • Russell Scott Director / Consultant IChemE, RACI, EA
  • Akshat Tanksale Monash University (Snr Lecturer – Chemical Engineering) IChemE
  • Amanda Saunders Huntsman (Quality Improvement Manager) RACI
  • Sean Smith (UNSW) UNSW (Professor of Computational Nanomaterials Science and Engineering) IChemE, RACI
  • John Zavras Chief Chemist (Anotec) RACI
  • Srinivasan Madapusi RMIT - Deputy Head – School of Chemical Engineering
  • Lathe Jones RMIT - Lecturer - School of Applied Sciences and Deputy Director of the Centre for Advanced Materials and Industrial Chemistry (CAMIC). RACI
  • Moses Tade Curtin University – John Curtin Distinguished Professor IChemE, EA

Committee Executive

  • Peter Slane IChemE (Director Australasia) IChemE
  • Roger Stapleford RACI (CEO) RACI
  • Florence Lagier Engineers Australia EA
  • Selina Moscatt, Emma Bowyer ICMS Australiasia RACI Congress PCO
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Key Dates

Call for papers

Abstract submission Now Closed
Abstract acceptance / rejection notification by April 2017
Pitch deck submission deadline extended to 20 June 2017
Selected candidates notification 7 July 2017
Final full paper submission deadline 30 June 2017

Delegate registration

Registration opens Now Open
Early bird registration deadline 7 May 2017
Chem-E-Car entries close 30 June 2017
Welcome reception 23 July 2017
Chemeca 2017 dates 23-26 July 2017
RACI Congress dates 23-28 July 2017
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