Designing our future: Lightning Talks

Engineers are at the forefront of designing our collective future. The next generation of engineers are being faced with complex 21st century challenges such as population growth, technology ethics and climate change. Join Young Engineers for an evening of lighting talks where we will bring together leaders from diverse fields who are all designing our future.
Man presenting to young professionals

Overview

Engineers are at the forefront of designing our collective future. The next generation of engineers are being faced with complex 21st century challenges such as population growth, technology ethics and climate change. Join Young Engineers for an evening of lighting talks where we will bring together leaders from diverse fields who are all designing our future.

Speakers

6 Speakers, 6 Topics

We're bringing together a diverse group of speakers who are all leaders in their field to deliver five minute lightning talks about innovation and future shaping ideas across the engineering field. There will be something for everyone as we explore how young and emerging engineers can make their mark in shaping our future.

Introducing our speakers:

Sarah Nickas, The University of Melbourne

Sarah Nickas

Topic: The future of Melbourne (Melbourne Innovation Precinct)

Brett Aldra, Textron

Brett Aldra

Topic: Drone technology (graduate experience)

Issa Salsa, Robert Bird Group

Issa Salsa

Topic: Innovative engineering design methodology

Rebecca Yee, University of Melbourne

Rebecca Yee

 

Topic: The hyrdogen economy

Rachael Roberts, Sustainability Victoria

Rachael Roberts

Topic: Our future environment

Shreejan Pandey, MEMSI

Shreejan Pandey

Topic: Our energy future

Date
15 / 10 / 2019 - 06:00 pm to 07:30 pm
(
AEST
)
Registration Closes
15 / 10 / 2019 06:00 pm
Venue
Level 31, 600 Bourke Street
Engineers Australia
Melbourne
,
Victoria
,
3000
Cost
Registration
  • Member: $0.00 ($0.00 excl. GST)
  • Non-Member: $30.00 ($27.27 excl. GST)
Host(s)
Young Engineers Australia Victoria
Event Contact
  • Contact:
    Engineers Australia Member Services
  • Phone:
    1300 653 113
  • Email:
Maximum CPD Hours
1.5