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Good Science = Great Business 2018 Gala Dinner
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27/09/2018
When: Thursday 27 Sept 2018
6:30 to 10:00pm
Where: John Jacob Ballroom, The St. Regis Singapore
29 Tanglin Rd, Singapore 247911
247911
Singapore


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Good Science = Great Business 2018 Gala Dinner

Australia’s High Commissioner to Singapore, HE Bruce Gosper, would be delighted if you could join him at the Good Science = Great Business 2018 Gala Dinner on Thursday 27 September 2018. The Gala Dinner concludes the Good Science = Great Business 2018: An Australian Festival of Innovation in Singapore and ASEAN throughout the month of September.

The Gala Dinner will highlight events and outcomes of the Festival. It will feature a keynote address from Professor Brian P. Schmidt AC FAA FRS, Nobel Laureate and Vice-Chancellor, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Australian National University.

About the Festival

Good Science = Great Business 2018 An Australian Festival of Innovation in Singapore and ASEAN will gather top scientists and business leaders to promote innovation collaboration between Australia and Singapore, and into the Southeast Asia region. Good Science = Great Business 2018 will showcase Australian and Singaporean innovation and science capability. The Festival will illustrate how great science translates into the companies that drive future industries and economic growth in Australia, Singapore and into ASEAN. Good Science = Great Business 2018 builds on bilateral science and innovation cooperation between Australia and Singapore under our Comprehensive Strategic Partnership. 

The Australian High Commission in Singapore is proudly delivering Good Science = Great Business 2018 with our Festival Partners, CSIRO and Austrade, and our Platinum sponsor, James Cook University.  

More information about the Festival and our events throughout September 2018 are available at http://singapore.embassy.gov.au/sing/events.html

Speaker 

Professor Brian P. Schmidt AC FAA FRS

Vice-Chancellor and President, The Australian National University

2011 Nobel Laureate Physics

Professor Brian P. Schmidt was appointed Vice-Chancellor and President of The Australian National University (ANU) in January 2016.

Professor Schmidt is the 12th Vice-Chancellor of The Australian National University (ANU). Winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics, Professor Schmidt was an astrophysicist at the ANU Mount Stromlo Observatory and Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics before becoming Vice-Chancellor.

Professor Schmidt received undergraduate degrees in Astronomy and Physics from the University of Arizona in 1989, and completed his Astronomy Master's degree (1992) and PhD (1993) from Harvard University. Under his leadership, in 1998, the High-Z Supernova Search team made the startling discovery that the expansion rate of the Universe is accelerating. Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, The United States Academy of Science, and the Royal Society, he was made a Companion of the Order of Australia in 2013.

Brought to you by                                    Platinum Sponsor             Event Partner                         Festival Partners

                                  

Price*
$150 AustCham member/spouse

*All prices inclusive of GST

Payment Terms

No-shows will be billed.
Registration will be considered confirmed at the time of booking.
Payments must be received prior to the event and can be made by cheque or online credit card facility on our website.
No cash will be accepted on the day of the event.


Cancellation Notice
No refund for cancellation after 5pm on Friday, 14 September 2018.

Confidentiality Notice
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