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

Professor Simon Ringer


Director, Core Research Facilities
University of Sydney


2:00 PM Core Research Facilities at the University of Sydney—Enabling Excellence in Research

Discover how state-of-the-art Core Research Facilities at the University of Sydney are enabling world-class research and innovation. Sydney has embarked on a transformative program of investment in research infrastructure as a key underpinning to its commitment to bold, multidisciplinary research. Academically led, Sydney’s research facilities bring together world-class instrumentation and outstanding researchers. In this session, Professor Simon Ringer will explain how and why new research breakthroughs at Sydney have been enabled by world-class core research facilities. You will hear about:

  • The Core Research Facility as a focal point for collaboration and its impact on Research Excellence
  • The University’s achievements in nanofabrication, biomedical imaging, and materials science
  • Leveraging staff expertise and capabilities with High Performance Computing
  • Research facilities as an ‘investment portfolio’


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

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