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Thursday 7 Nov 2019
9.00am to 3.30pm


CSIRO Lindfield
36 Bradfield Road, NSW

AIP - Australian Institute of Physics

Harnessing science to tackle global challenges will be the topic of the 2019 AIP Industry Day co-hosted by the Australian Institute of Physics and CSIRO. We're bringing together scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs to speak about their inspiring endeavours solving the biggest issues we face around the world - energy, single use plastics, urban environments, food waste, species and habitat loss, burden of disease, water, transport and our place in the universe.


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Dates and Times

Event date: Nov 2019

Thursday 7 Nov 2019

CSIRO Lindfield

9.00am to 3.30pm

36 Bradfield Road, NSW
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The AIP Industry Day is pitched to people looking to engage with experts and each other - it will include ample time for getting to know new people and catching up with old acquaintances.

Site tours of the Lindfield complex over lunch - CSIRO, the National Measurement Institute, and also the Lindfield Collaboration Hub - a "deep tech" start-up co-location.

Join us for an exhilarating, informative day where new connections are made.

Please dress in a relaxed and comfortable manner.

Refreshments and light lunch included (please specify dietary needs when registering).

Event sponsors:

LCU - banking you can trust | Wrays | Baraja | R&D Capital Partners


8:30 -9:00

Tea & coffee
Event registration 

9:00 -9:10

Dr Scott Martin - CSIRO/AIP 
Welcome & housekeeping  


Dr Fred Osman - AIP
Welcome by AIP NSW President

9:15 -9:40

Dr Adrian Murdock - CSIRO
GraphAIR water purifier

9:40 -10:05

Dr Josh Toomey - Baraja
LiDAR for Autonomous Transport

10:05 -10:30

Dr Simon Toze - CSIRO
What are CSIRO Urban Living Labs and why use them?

10:30 -11:00

Morning Tea

11:00 -11:25

Prof. Rose Amal - UNSW
Sustainable Fuels

11:25 -11:50

Dr Fiona Scholes - CSIRO
Printable Solar Panels


Dr Jinghua Fang - Aloxitec
AloxiTec - a game changing packaging solution to extend shelf life and improve freshness of food

12:15 -14:00


14:00 -14:25

Dr George Hobbs - CSIRO
Our Place in the Universe

14:25 -14:50

Dr Phoebe Meagher - Toronga Zoo
Tackling Wildlife Conservation with Forensic Science

14:50 -15:15

Dr Matthew Worsman - KIMIYA
Burden of Disease


Dr Scott Martin - CSIRO/AIP
Closing comments


Afternoon Tea