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Earth, Atmosphere and Environment

Panel discussions
When:
8 August, 18:00PM -19:15PM
Where: S4 Lecture Theatre, 16,
Rainforest Walk, Clayton VIC
Networking sessions
When:
8 August, 19:15PM -20:30PM
Where: Level 4 of Green Chemical Futures building,
13 Rainforest Walk, Clayton VIC

The Networking Session will be held on level 4 of GCF, 13 Rainforest Walk between 19:15PM – 20:30PM. 
Refreshments will be served.

Industry partners

  • Austmine

    Representative: Dale Thompson

    About Austmine:
    Austmine is a membership organisation helping METS companies develop and grow. We also offer the Entrepreneurs Program of Business Advise to business.

  • Jacobs

    Representatives:
    Sam Sheppard


    About Jacobs:
    Jacobs Engineering Group is a multinational technical professional services firm. Jacobs provides technical, professional and construction services, as well as scientific and specialty consulting services to a broad range of clients.

  • Sustainability Victoria

    Representative: Matt Genever

    About Sustainability Victoria:
    Sustainability Victoria's statutory objective is to facilitate and promote environmental sustainability in the use of resources. Established under the Sustainability Victoria Act 2005, SV is a statutory authority with a board appointed by the Minister for Environment and Climate Change.

  • Senversa

    Representative: Matthew Hunt

    About Senversa:
    Senversa is an Australian, employee-owned sustainability and environmental professional services firm. We offer specialist and exceptional quality scientific, engineering, project management and business management skills across a range of industry sectors including Government, Waste, Property, Health, Transport & Infrastructure, Mining, Industrial and Petroleum. Senversa supports a team of 100 staff in offices across Australia including 24 Principals with 15 to 35 years experience and twelve EPA-appointed environmental auditors.

  • Bureau of Meteorology

    Representative: Zhi-Weng Chua

    About Bureau of Meteorology:
    The Bureau of Meteorology is Australia's national weather, climate and water agency. It contributes to national social, economic, cultural and environmental goals by providing observational, meteorological, hydrological and oceanographic services and by undertaking research into science and environment related issues in support of its operations and services. Through regular forecasts, warnings, monitoring and advice spanning the Australian region and Antarctic territory, the Bureau provides one of the most fundamental and widely used services of government.

  • Prensa

    Representative: Dane Fankhauser

    About Prensa:
    The Bureau of Meteorology is Australia's national weather, climate and water agency. It contributes to national social, economic, cultural and environmental goals by providing observational, meteorological, hydrological and oceanographic services and by undertaking research into science and environment related issues in support of its operations and services. Through regular forecasts, warnings, monitoring and advice spanning the Australian region and Antarctic territory, the Bureau provides one of the most fundamental and widely used services of government.

  • Mandalay Resources Corporation

    Representative: Shaun Haney

    About Mandalay Resources Corporation:
    Mandalay Resources is a Canadian based company with active operations at Bjorkdal, Sweden (Gold) and Costerfield, Victoria (Gold-Antimony). Underground mining commenced at the Costerfield Operations in 2006 and was acquired by Mandalay Resources in 2009. The Costerfield Operations is currently producing from the Brunswick Lode with the high-grade Youle Lode expected to begin producing in Q4 of 2019. Both near-mine and district scale exploration is being undertaken at the Costerfield Operations.

  • Kirkland Lake Gold - Fosterville Gold Mine operations

    Representative: Josephine Bailey

    About Kirkland Lake Gold - Fosterville Gold Mine operations:
    Fosterville Gold Mine is owned by Kirkland Lake Gold, a Canadian company with gold mines in Canada and Australia. Fosterville lies 20km to the east of Bendigo, making it arguably one of the most liveable residential style mines in Australia. Gold production is currently in a state of rapid growth at Fosterville, and the exploration potential around the mine is extensive. Originally Fosterville produced gold from low-grade, near-surface mineralization. Now the bulk of production is focused on the very rich visible gold-bearing Swan zone, discovered at depth circa 2016.

  • Tonkin & Taylor

    Representative: Caroline Turnbull

    About Tonkin & Taylor:
    Tonkin & Taylor is an environmental and engineering consultancy working across Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific. In our Australian operation, a team of talented experts based in South Melbourne deliver a diverse range of environmental and engineering services across sectors including waste, energy, transportation, industry and land.

  • Teach for Australia

    Representative: Melanie Symonds

    About Teach for Australia:
    Teach For Australia is an innovative non-profit organisation and part of a global movement dedicated to developing leadership in classrooms and communities to ensure all children achieve their potential.

  • Jacobs/ EIANZ

    Representative: Leo McComb

    About Jacobs/ EIANZ:
    I will be representing the Environment Institute of Australia and New Zealand (EIANZ), a professional association for environmental practitioners and students interested in a career in the environment industry.

  • Prensa Pty Ltd

    Representative: Kara Hower

    About Prensa Pty Ltd:
    Prensa is a risk management business providing innovative consulting solutions in the areas of property, environment and safety. Prensa comprises a dynamic team of professionals with experience in a range of risk management disciplines. The company is headed by individuals with a wealth of knowledge gained from over 20 years of practical experience in the risk management industry.