Advancing science for a healthy, sustainable and prosperous Australia.
- 03 Nov
Electric Planet - Our Energy Future Reimagined: UTS - 2016 Zunz Lecture
6:00 PM Turbine Hall, Powerhouse Museum
Dr Finkel will be the keynote presenter at the 2016 Zunz Lecture. The 2016 Zunz Lecture is intended to continue to stimulate high-quality public discussion and debate around our cities and our future, and in this instance to explore our changing energy needs, changing climate expectations, and changing technology, particularly as it relates to our cities, our communities and our built environment.
- 15 Nov
BBC Future - World-Changing Ideas Summit
9:00 AM Dockside Pavilion – Sydney Convention Centre – Darling Harbour
Dr Finkel will present on the topic of energy, electric planet and the grand challenges of the 21st Century at the BBC Future – World-Changing Ideas Summit in Sydney.
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Speeches & Interviews
19 October 2016
Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel has congratulated the recipients of the 2016 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science.
10 October 2016
On 10 October 2016, Dr Finkel gave a public lecture on ‘Science for Regional Australia in the Third Millennium’ at the Charles Sturt University campus in Orange, NSW.
7 October 2016
Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel will chair a review of the National Energy Market and has issued a statement saying it will be an honour to take on the role.