Advance Awards

2016

2016 Advance Awards | 21 October 2016 | Art Gallery of NSW & Sydney Opera House

The industry category winners of the 2016 Advance Awards:

  • Dr Peter Rothschild - Advanced Manufacturing - Co-founder & CTO, Heuresis Corporation

  • Justin O’Shea - Commercial Creatives - Former Creative Director, Brioni

  • Dr Geoffrey Garrett - Education - Dean, Wharton Business School

  • Rebecca Mann - Financial Services - Senior Program Officer, Financial Services for the Poor, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

  • Dr Dana Cordell - Food and Agriculture - Research Director, Institute for Sustainable Futures at the University of Technology Sydney 

  • Professor David Fidock - Life Sciences - Professor of Microbiology & Immunology & Medical Sciences, Columbia University

  • Dr Alison Thompson OAM - Social Impact - Ambassador of the Haitian Ministry of Environment and Founder, Third Wave Volunteers

  • Jason Day - Sport - Professional Golfer, Current World Number 1

  • Dr Genevieve Bell - Technology Innovation - Corporate Sensing & Insights, Intel

  • Lynette Wallworth - The Arts - Artist

2016 Global Alumni Award:

Neima Candy - Univeristy of Newcastle - National Ebola Coordinator, Liberian National Red Cross

2016 Advance Global Impact Award:

Professor Fiona Wood AM, Director, WA Burns Service

The Overall 2016 Advance Global Australian Award Winner:

Dr Genevieve Bell - Technology Innovation - Corporate Sensing & Insights, Intel