Speeches

SPEECH: Equity – a business imperative

Dr Finkel delivered the final remarks at a Male Champions of Change STEM business breakfast in Canberra, marking the one  year anniversary of the organisation. …

11 October 2017

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SPEECH: If you don’t look, you don’t see

Dr Finkel presented to the AFR Innovation Summit in Sydney on Tuesday 19 September, with a speech titled “If you don’t look, you don’t see.”…

19 September 2017

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SPEECH: Science fiction for leaders

Dr Finkel delivered a speech on ‘Science Fiction for Leaders’ to The Cranlana Programme in Melbourne on Wednesday 6 September.…

7 September 2017

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SPEECH: Power and progress

Dr Finkel gave the annual John Monash Oration, titled Power and Progress, for the General Sir John Monash Foundation in Sydney on Monday 28 August 2017. …

29 August 2017

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SPEECH: Visions of Victoria

On 29 July 2017, Dr Finkel gave the annual La Trobe Lecture in Melbourne as the 2016 Victorian of the Year, with a speech titled ‘Visions of Victoria’.…

28 August 2017

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SPEECH: BETTER THAN BRILLIANT

On 12 August 2017, Dr Finkel delivered the opening address to the IEEE Sections Congress in Sydney. The speech was titled ‘Better than Brilliant’.…

22 August 2017

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SPEECH: CHEMICAL INSTITUTE CONGRESS

On 24 July 2017, Dr Finkel delivered the opening address to the Royal Australian Chemical Institute Centenary Congress in Melbourne. The speech was titled 'Solutions'.

24 July 2017

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SPEECH: Measuring Up

On 2 July 2017, Dr Finkel gave the keynote address at the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia (MERGA) 40th Anniversary Conference, titled ‘Measuring Up’.…

3 July 2017

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SPEECH: National Electricity Market Reform – A blueprint for the future

On 21 June 2017, Dr Finkel gave the keynote address at the National Press Club with a speech titled ‘National Electricity Market Reform – A blueprint for the future.…

21 June 2017

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SPEECH: The Finkel Files

On 24 May 2017, Dr Finkel gave the keynote address at the Monash University Faculty of Engineering Graduation Ceremony with a speech titled ‘The Finkel Files: Episodes from my younger years’.…

25 May 2017

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