Advancing science for a healthy, sustainable and properous Australia
Professor Ian Chubb AC commenced his role as Australia's Chief Scientist on Monday 23 May 2011...
- 06 Feb
Chief Scientists' Roundtable - Bridging science, economics and policy silos
12:30 PM Molonglo Theatre – Crawford School of Public Policy
Hear from Australia’s Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel, New Zealand’s Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor Professor Sir Peter Gluckman, and UK’s former Chief Scientist Professor Sir John Beddington at the Chief Scientists’ Roundtable in ANU’s Molonglo Theatre.
- 22 Mar
World Science Festival - Brisbane
7:00 PM Brisbane
The World Science Festival celebrates the intersection between science and the arts through debate, theatre, interactive experiments and explorations, musical performances, bespoke events and major outdoor experience.
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Speeches & Interviews
22 December 2016
Following the release of the Chief Scientist’s summer reading list, the staff of the Office of the Chief Scientist have also compiled a list of their favourite books for summer.
20 December 2016
Hidden in the wealth of data in the 2016 Trends in Mathematics and Science Survey (TIMSS) is a stunning statistic. Students with many books in the family home are eight times more likely to achieve the advanced benchmark in science in Year 4, and nine times more likely to achieve it in Year 8, than […]
9 December 2016
Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel has today released the Preliminary Report of the National Electricity Market (NEM) Security Review.