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Future Events

  • 28 Jul
    AN EVENING IN CONVERSATION WITH AUSTRALIA'S CHIEF SCIENTIST 6:15 PM Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

    In conversation with ABC’s Natasha Mitchell, Dr Finkel will share his insights and reflections on Australia’s place in the ever-changing science, technology and research landscapes.

  • 17 Aug
    AFR National Innovation Summit 10:00 AM Doltone House, Darling Island Wharf

    Dr Finkel will help set the tone for the Australian Financial Review’s inaugural National Innovation Summit with a keynote presentation on Australia’s capacity for innovation.

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    Keynote address to the National Press Club for Science Meets ParliamentRead Article

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    SPI 2016: STEM Programme Index 2016Read Article

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    Transforming STEM teaching in Australian primary schools: everybody's businessRead Article

Speeches & Interviews

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ARTICLE: Top Victorian gong for Australia’s Chief Scientist, Alan Finkel – Herald Sun 1 July 2016

“It’s an extraordinary delight to be recognised and honoured by Victorians, not for being a scientist but for being who I am, a Victorian.”

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