Engaging for Impact 

18-20 Feb 2019 | RMIT University City Campus

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The complex challenges we face as a society call for shared solutions.

Wominjeka – your invitation to attend! RMIT University would like to extend a warm invitation to unite on our City campus for Engaging for Impact in 2019.

Join us for three days of interactive sessions with local and international leaders across industry, research and innovation as we identify collaborative opportunities that will help shape our future. We encourage you to make this event part of your professional development for 2019, and look forward to welcoming you to our City campus next February.

Day 1 — Monday 18 Feb

7.30 AM
Registration Opens
9.00 AM
Welcome to Country
Wurundjeri Elder
EFI Opening Remarks
Martin Bean CBE,
Vice-Chancellor and President RMIT University
EFI Welcome
EFI Overview
Prof Calum Drummond,
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research & Innovation and Vice-President RMIT University
EFI Opening Keynote
10.30 AM
Morning Tea
11.00 AM
Melbourne 8 Million | Keynote Panel
12.30 PM
Lunch Sessions
2.00 PM
Industry Engagement Activities
3.30 PM
Afternoon Tea
4.00 PM
Speed Mentoring
Research Showcase
5.00 PM
Research Awards Celebration

Day 2 — Tuesday 19 Feb

8.00 AM
Registration Opens
9.00 AM
Empowering Health | Keynote panel
10.30 AM
Morning Tea
11.00 AM
Industry Engagement Activities
12.30 PM
Lunch Sessions
2.00 PM
Ethical Innovation+ Industry Transformation | Keynote panel
3.30 PM
Afternoon Tea
4.00 PM
Industry Engagement Activities + Facility Tours
5.00 PM
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Day 3 — Wednesday 20 Feb

8.00 AM
Registration Opens
9.00 AM
Collaborative Shared Futures | Keynote panel
10.30 AM
Morning Tea
11.00 AM
Professional Development Activities
12.30 PM
Lunch Sessions
2.00 PM
Professional Development Activities
3.00 PM
Afternoon Tea
3.30 PM
Professional Development Activities
4.30 PM
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Who Should Attend

Policy makers, healthcare professionals, creative practitioners, disruptors, futurists, research-led innovators, academic scholars and business entrepreneurs. Engaging For Impact 2019 is FREE of charge as part of RMIT's commitment to fostering greater collaboration between the University and the communities we serve.

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