Australia's Chief Scientist

Interviews

INTERVIEW: Prospering in the artificial intelligence world

Ahead of Dr Finkel’s delivery of the Samuel Alexander Lecture in August, Wesley College has interviewed Dr Finkel  on the rapidly-growing world of artificial intelligence, and how we as humans will have to set the standards to make sure we …

5 July 2018

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Interview: Australia’s Chief Scientist on STEM partnerships

Dr Finkel has spoken with the Australian Council for Educational Research’s online Teacher magazine on the Optimising STEM Industry–School Partnerships: Inspiring Australia’s Next Generation report, particularly on why partnerships with STEM industries can be beneficial for students, and how schools …

14 June 2018

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Interview: Artificial Intelligence, ABC AM

Dr Finkel was interviewed by Kim Landers for ABC AM on Friday 18 May regarding Artificial Intelligence, and what it would take for humans to trust AI in their daily lives. …

18 May 2018

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Interview: Hydrogen energy

Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel was interviewed by ABC Gippsland radio presenter Rebecca Symons about using hydrogen for energy and energy storage on 13 April 2018.…

13 April 2018

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INTERVIEW: THE MONTHLY

Dr Alan Finkel was interviewed by Anna Krien for The Monthly about the energy narrative and his role as Chief Scientist.…

8 January 2018

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Interview: Australian Financial Review

Dr Alan Finkel was interviewed by Ben Potter for the Australian Financial Review about artificial intelligence, energy and his role as Chief Scientist.…

5 December 2017

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Interview: Boss True Leaders 2017

Dr Alan Finkel was interviewed by Patrick Durkin for the Australian Financial Review’s Boss Magazine, as part of their True Leaders 2017 October issue.…

5 November 2017

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Interview: ABC Perth, Automation and AI

Dr Alan Finkel was interviewed by Gillian O’Shaughnessy for ABC Perth Afternoons about automation and the changing nature of the workforce.…

5 September 2017

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INTERVIEW: Q&A, Australia’s Energy Future

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. …

27 June 2017

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INTERVIEW: ABC Perth: Changing expectations by degrees

Dr Alan Finkel was interviewed on 720 ABC Perth about loosening the link between university degrees and careers following the publication of an opinion piece in The Australian newspaper.…

29 August 2016

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