Chemeca 2017 Academic Sharp Brain Speakers

  • Professor Suresh Bhargava

    Distinguished Professor, KIA Laureate Academic Sharp Brain, Founder, Chair & Organizer


Speakers

  • Mr Martin Bean

    CBE, Vice-Chancellor and President of RMIT

    Australia

  • Professor Hugh Bradlow

    Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering

    Australia

  • Dr Megan Clark

    Ex-CEO of CSIRO & current member of the Board of Directors of Rio Tinto & Bank of America

    USA

  • Dr Charles Day

    CEO, the Office of Innovation and Science Australia (OISA)

    Australia

  • Professor Andrew Holmes

    FRS, President of the Australian Academy of Sciences

    Australia


Master of Ceremonies

  • Dr Robyn Williams, AM

    Science Show, Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    Australia


Experts

  • Professor Robin Batterham, AO

    Ex-Chief Scientist of Australia & Rio Tinto, & Past President of the ATSE

    Australia

  • Dr Margaret Hartley

    FTSE, CEO, Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering

    Australia

  • Professor Frank Larkins, AM

    Former Chief Scientist Energy of Victoria

    Australia

  • Professor Max Lu

    Vice Chancellor, University of Surrey

    United Kingdom

  • Professor Jochen
    Petersen

    University of Cape Town, Editor-in-chief of Hydrometallurgy

    South Africa

  • Professor Paul Weiss

    Presidential Chair, University of California LA, Editor-in-chief of ACS Nano

    USA


Knowledge Investors

  • Professor Calum Drummond

    Deputy Vice-Chancellor of RMIT University

    Australia

  • Dr Stephen Grocott

    Chief Advisor - Processing, Rio Tinto

    Australia

  • Professor Margaret Harding

    Deputy Vice-Chancellor R&I, Australian National University

    Australia

  • Dr Andrew Hind

    General Manager at Agilent Technologies Ltd

  • Dr Santrupt Misra

    CEO, Carbon Black & Director – Group Human Resources, Aditya Birla Group

    India

  • Mr Richard Owen

    CEO, President and General Manager, ExxonMobil

    USA

  • Dr Makarand Phadke

    Senior Vice President-Innovations Reliance Industries Ltd

    India

  • Dr Girish Sahni

    Director General, CSIR

    India

Expression of interest
Key Dates
Abstract submission opens Now Closed
Registration opens Now Open
Abstract submission closes 30 March 2017
Early bird registration deadline 7 May 2017
RACI Centenary Congress 23-28 July 2017
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