Australia Council Committee - 2017

Australia Council Officers

The elected officers of the Australia Council are the Chair, Vice-chair, Secretary and Treasurer. Officers are elected for two-year terms. The current term is 2017-2018.

Candidates for the position of Council Chair are limited to Australian IEEE members not belonging to sections from which the incumbent and immediate past Council Chairs have been selected.

The elected officers, together with representatives of the seven Australian sections, make up the Australia Council Executive Committee, otherwise known as the Australia Council.

By convention, the Australia Council appoints a webmaster and a student activities coordinator annually.

A copy of the Australia Council bylaws is available here.

Elected Officers

Chair

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Zia Ahmed


Private Consultant (Project Management)
Contact Zia Ahmed




Vice-chair

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Dr Andre Oboler


CEO, Online Hate Prevention Institute

Contact Andre Oboler




Secretary

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Dr Daniel Eghbal


Energex
Contact Daniel Eghbal





Treasurer

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Ray Brown


Director, RBPE
Contact Ray Brown




Immediate Past Chair

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Professor Tapan Saha


School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
The University of Queensland
Contact Tapan Saha




Appointments

Student Activities Coordinator

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Professor Sasha Nikolic


Engineering and Information Sciences
University of Woollongong
Contact Sasha Nikolic




TISP Coordinator
Webmaster

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Mike Robinson


Contact Mike Robinson

Section Representatives

Australian Capital Territory

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Ross Summerfield


Department of Human Services
Contact Ross Summerfield




New South Wales

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Professor Karu Esselle


Department of Engineering
Macquarie University
Contact Karu Esselle




Northern Australia

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Dr Graham Woods


Principal Engineer, Orana Engineering
Adjunct Associate Professor, JCU
Contact Graham Woods




Queensland

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Dr Daniel Eghbal


Energex
Contact Daniel Eghbal




South Australia

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Dr Giuseppina Dall'Armi-Stoks



Contact Giuseppina Dall'Armi-Stoks






Victoria

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Dr Eddie Custovic


School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
La Trobe University
Contact Eddie Custovic




Western Australia

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Associate Professor Cesar Ortega-Sanchez


Academic Director of the Engineering Foundation Year
Curtin University
Contact Cesar Ortega-Sanchez