30 April - 01 May, 2018 | Novotel Sydney Central, Sydney, Australia

Dr. Evan Peacock

Director, Central Science
Laboratory University of Tasmania


9:50 AM Retrofit, Redesign, Re-locate and Re-evaluate: Driving Operational Excellence through Lab Designs, Layout and Placement

enormously expensive to operate. The University of Tasmania’s Central Science Laboratory (CSL) sits in the Division of Research in the portfolio of Research Infrastructure and provides latest state-of-the-art instruments. Its portfolio consist of the a $180,000 liquid nitrogen generator and a Raman Spectrometer at a total cost of $440,000. In this session, Dr. Evan Peacock will explore the best practices for relocating, retrofitting and managing a facility to ensure optimal functionality of space and equipment. His session will guide you through the topics below:

  • Exploring the design, layout and placement of laboratories to foster collaboration, communication and excellence in the workplace
  • Case Study- Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies (IMAS)
  • Making decisions: the pitfalls and the mistakes to learn from
  • The University’s goal to relocate and the challenges that will be faced by this


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Evan.

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