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...

Future Events

  • 18 Aug
    It's all about energy 4:00 PM Queensland State Library

    At this National Science Week event, Dr Alan Finkel will report on progress following the release of the Independent Review into the Future Security of the National Electricity Market earlier this year.

  • 19 Sep
    AFR Innovation Summit 11:00 AM Sofitel Sydney Wentworth

    Dr Finkel will address the AFR Innovation Summit in Sydney.

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Speeches & Interviews

  • MEDIA RELEASE: EXPANDING STEM OPTIONS FOR ALL AUSTRALIAN STUDENTS

    16 August 2017

    16 August 2017 The Office of the Chief Scientist, together with Engineers Australia, today hosted the launch of the STARportal, a searchable database of STEM activities.

  • SPEECH: CHEMICAL INSTITUTE CONGRESS

    24 July 2017

    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’.

  • Australian Science Superheroes – Samantha Hood

    5 July 2017

    During National Science Week in August 2016, Australia’s Chief Scientist launched the #5ScientistPledge to recognise Australian Scientists. Now, we’re shining a light on some of these Australian science superheroes with a new tag – #AusScienceHeroes. 

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ARTICLES OF INTEREST

INTERVIEW: Q&A, Australia’s Energy Future 27 June 2017

Dr Finkel appeared on ABC’s Q&A on Monday 12 June to discuss Australia’s Energy Future, following the release of the Independent Review into the Future Security of the National Electricity Market.

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