Professor Andrew Campbell

27jul12:30 pm2:00 pmProfessor Andrew CampbellACIAR CEO

Event Details

The National Rural Press Club of Australia is delighted to present an insightful event with Andrew Campbell, Chief Executive of the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR).

Mark July 27 in your calendar for an insightful event that will delve into Australia’s pivotal role in sustainable global food production. Professor Campbell is a distinguished figure in sustainable agriculture and research management, boasting a remarkable career spanning over thirty years.

A captivating speaker, Professor Campbell will shed light on the often-overlooked significance of agrifood systems in addressing global heating and climate change policy debates. Drawing upon his extensive experience and expertise, he will present compelling arguments that emphasize the critical role these systems play in shaping our future.

This highly anticipated event offers a unique opportunity to engage with a preeminent thought leader in sustainable agriculture. Join us as we explore the untapped potential of agrifood systems and discover innovative pathways toward a more sustainable future.  Professor Campbell holds the distinction of being Australia’s first National Landcare Facilitator and also served as CEO of Land & Water Australia for seven years.

His expertise and visionary leadership have propelled him to represent Australia on the System Council of the $1-billion CGIAR, an international research consortium encompassing 9000 scientists from 45 predominantly developing countries. Additionally, he has steered the Global Research Alliance on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases as its Chair.

With an impressive array of accomplishments, Professor Campbell’s contributions have earned him recognition as an elected Fellow of the Australian Academy for Technology and Engineering, a Professorial Fellow at the ANU Fenner School, and a Fellow of the Australian Institute for Company Directors.

Limited tickets are available for this exclusive event. Secure your place by reserving your ticket to ensure you don’t miss out.

Date: Thursday, July 27
Time: Lunch starts at 12pm, speech starts at 12.30pm
Venue: National Press Club, 16 National Circuit, Barton ACT 2600

Book tickets here via the National Press Club


(Thursday) 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm


National Press Club, National Circuit Barton

16 National Circuit, Barton ACT 2600

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