The Academy runs a suite of Forums to investigate and provide advice on issues that are critical to Australia’s future.
The Forums comprise of Fellows with relevant expertise and professional interest in each area of focus, who collaborate to develop position and action statements.
All enquiries related to Forums should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are a Fellow, find out more by logging in.
Areas of interest for the Forums can be found here.
Below are the details of each Forum Leadership team:
Agriculture & Food
Chair: Professor Sean Coffey
Deputy Chairs: Professor Paul Wood
Chair: Professor Mary-Anne Williams
Deputy Chairs: Professor Elanor Huntington, Professor Shazia Sadiq
Appointed members: Michael Frater, David Thodey, Craig Mudge, Kelly Bayer Rosmarin, Dr Sarah Pearce, Hugh Williams
Chair: Professor Mark Hoffman
Deputy Chair: Professor Iven Mareels
Appointed Member: Professor Robyn Owens
Chair: Dr Sarah Ryan
Deputy Chairs: Dr John Söderbaum, Professor Renate Egan
Chair: Sue MacLeman
Deputy Chairs: Professor Ron Quinn, Adjunct Professor Elaine Saunders
Appointed Members: Trevor Danos, Professor Ian Lowe
Industry and Innovation
Chair: Dr Dimity Dornan
Deputy Chair: Professor Saeid Nahavandi
Appointed Member: Sue Keay
Chair: Dr David Cook
Deputy Chairs: Professor Keith Hampson, Romilly Madew
Appointed Members: Anthony Barry, Dr Brett Phillips, Colin Jensen
Chair: John McGagh
Deputy Chair: Dr Ian Tyler
Appointed Members: Professor Ranjith Pathegama, Rod Hill
Chair: Professor Stuart Khan
Deputy Chairs: Dr Thomas Hatton, Professor Sandra Kentish
Appointed Members: Dr Wendy Craik, Professor Rob Fitzpatrick