Speeches & Interviews
On 19 September 2016, Dr Finkel gave a dinner speech at the CSIRO ‘Big Bang’ Gala Dinner in Melbourne. You can read Dr Finkel’s speech below, or read it as a pdf.
On 8 September 2016, Dr Finkel gave the opening lecture at the Frontiers 2016: The Art, Science and Future of Otorhinolaryngology conference on the Gold Coast, Queensland.
Dr Alan Finkel was interviewed on 720 ABC Perth about loosening the link between university degrees and careers following the publication of an opinion piece in The Australian newspaper.
ARTICLES OF INTEREST
COMMONWEALTH SCIENCE COUNCIL: FOURTH MEETING 15 September 2016
The Commonwealth Science Council held its fourth meeting in Canberra on 14 September 2016. The Prime Minister welcomed Dr Alan Finkel to the Council as Australia’s eighth Chief Scientist, and emphasised the Council’s preeminent role in providing strategic advice to the Australian Government on the enduring contribution of science to public discussion and policy considerations. […]More Media