ACDS National Research Forum 2019

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The 2019 ACDS National Research Forum was held on September 24-25 at Macquarie University.

The Forum is an annual event fostering and supporting a national network of those with responsibilities for science research and graduate students in Australia’s universities.

Speakers and links to presentations:

  • ERA, Engagement and Impact Assessment: implications for Australian universitiesProfessor Sue Thomas, CEO, Australian Research Council  View presentation
  • University partnerships with CSIRODr Cathy Foley, Chief Scientist, CSIRO  View presentation
  • Partnering with Defence Science TechnologyDr Ian Dagley, Chief, Science Partnerships and Engagement Division, DST
  • The Master of Research as a pathway to the PhDProfessor Sakkie Pretorius, DVC(R) Macquarie University  View presentation
  • Insights from six years of the Macquarie Model MRes  – Associate Professor Bridget Mabbutt, Master of Research Director, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Macquarie University  View presentation
  • The role of Decadal plans in shaping the future of science in AustraliaProfessor Hans Bachor, Secretary, Education and Public Awareness, AAS  View presentation
  • Introducing Viva Voce to the Australian PhD examination processProfessor Kate Wright, Dean, Graduate Research School, UWA  View presentation
  • Maximising the benefits of NCRISDr Miles Apperley, Head, Research Infrastructure, ANSTO  View presentation
  • Research Leadership: why we need it, how we develop itDr Leanna Read, Chair, Carina Biotech Pty Ltd and TekCyte Pty Ltd View presentation
  • Professor Jo Ward, Office of the Provost, Curtin University  View presentation
  • The cost of doing researchProfessor Les Field, Senior DVC, UNSW  View presentation