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Barbara Hadley

Griffith University

Sweet solution to the bitter war on cancer

Sialic acid is a special type of sugar involved in the normal, healthy functioning of our cells. This sugar, however, also plays a cruel role in many devastating diseases, including cancer. Barbara studies the ‘transporter’ that is responsible for ferrying sialic acid into a membrane enclosed compartment where the sugar is able to be attached to the cell surface.

Creative Victoria

Creative Victoria is a government body dedicated to supporting, championing and growing the state’s creative industries, spanning arts, culture, screen, design and more. They invest in Victorian ideas, creativity and talent, as well as a wide range of creative and cultural organisations, events and projects. They work to raise the profile, reach and impact of Victoria’s creative industries, support the career development of local artists and creative professionals.

creative.vic.gov.au

Google Creative Lab

KNOWLEDGE PARTNER

The Creative Lab is a loose team of creators, developers and film-makers around the world who examine the technology that surrounds us and explore the potential of digital tools. Our mission is "to remind the world what it is that they love about Google”.

James Makinson

Postdoctoral Researcher, The University of Sydney

"Killer bees looking for a tree near you!"

Dr James Makinson is a postdoctoral researcher in the Social Insects Lab at Sydney Uni. His academic career began with studying how Asian honey bees choose new nesting locations. Upon completing his PhD, James was still passionate about bees, so turned his attention to studying how urbanisation influences native bee diversity in Sydney. James is soon to relocate to London where he will study navigation in bumblebees.

Kimberley Moulton

Curatorial, Vic

Kimberley Moulton is a decedent of the Yorta-Yorta people from the James and Cooper family. Kimberley is Project Officer at Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, Melbourne Museum, her core role managing Birrarung Gallery. In 2010 Kimberley was one of ten from Australia chosen for the inaugural National Gallery of Australia Wesfarmers Indigenous Leadership Program participating also as a mentor for the program in 2011.

LearnEnglish GREAT Videos

Practise your listening skills by watching 24 short videos about UK culture. Learn about the history of the English language and explore London’s museums and other famous sites in the UK.

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Vivienne Stern

Ms Vivienne Stern

Director, Universities UK, UK Higher Education International Unit, UK

Vivienne is Director of the UK Higher Education International Unit. The Unit helps UK universities and higher education institutions engage with international partners, and represents their strengths and interests overseas. It contributes to national and international policy development, and delivers programmes and scholarship schemes. Prior to this role, Vivienne was Head of Political Affairs at Universities UK where she was responsible for developing and implementing the political strategy. 

Johnny Chan

Professor Johnny Chan

Dean of School of Energy and Environment, Chair Professor of Atmospheric Science, City University of Hong Kong

Professor Johnny Chan is currently Chair Professor of Atmospheric Science, Dean of the School of Energy and Environment and Director of the Guy Carpenter Asia-Pacific Climate Impact Centre at City University of Hong Kong. He is a Fellow of the American Meteorological Society and has published over 170 international journal articles.

ACCELERATE 13 Ron Bradfield

Ron Bradfield Jr

Management / Storytelling, WA

With a reputation for creating links between Community, Government and the Corporate Sector, Ron Bradfield Jr is at the forefront of best practice and professional arts outcomes for visual artists, across metropolitan, regional and remote Western Australia (WA). As the Manager for Membership + Indigenous Development with the leading WA visual artist membership organisation Artsource, Ron provides support to over 1000 artists across WA.

ACCELERATE 13 Solomon Booth

Solomon Booth

Visual Arts, Qld

In 2010, Solomon was appointed founding Chairman of the Ngalmun Lagau Minaral TSI Corp, a community art centre on his beloved motherland of Mua Is. From late 2011 – 2012 he was appointed the founding Chairman of the advisory committee for the Indigenous Art Centre’s Alliance (IACA). In 2013 IACA was incorporated as an association and Solomon was made inaugural President. Solomon is also a practicing artist, whose works have been exhibited both nationally and internationally since 2001.