The Australian Government has appointed Emeritus Professor Roy Green as a part-time member of the CSIRO Board.
Professor Green is a Special Innovation Adviser and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Enterprise) at the University of Technology Sydney. He has undertaken research projects with the OECD, European Commission and other international bodies. He has also chaired the Australian Government's Innovative Regions Centre, CSIRO Manufacturing Sector Advisory Council, NSW Manufacturing Council and Queensland Competition Authority.
Minister for Industry and Science, The Hon Ed Husic MP, announced Professor Green’s appointment this week, acknowledging his role as a champion of Australian industry, innovation and advanced manufacturing.