2017 International Science, Mathematics and Informatics Olympiads

19 JUNE 2017

Remarks at the 2017 International Science, Mathematics and Informatics Olympiads at Parliament House Read More


Address to CEDA “State of the Nation"

31 MAY 2017

We're not afraid of the word innovation. Our aim as a government is to take people with us as we adapt to the jobs of the future. Read More


Address to CeBIT Conference

23 MAY 2017

Thank you, all of you, who’ve travelled from overseas. It’s fantastic to be here; it’s great that we’re back in the CBD, in the central business district for CeBIT. Other venues are wonderful, but to be here in the new International Convention Centre is fantastic and well done to the New South Wales Government and Local Government for the role they’re playing in promoting Sydney, a global city which is going to get bigger and better over time. Read More


National Press Club

22 MARCH 2017

Read my remarks to the National Press Club to mark 'Science Meets Parliament'. Read More


University of Newcastle 50th Anniversary Celebration

27 NOVEMBER 2015

I spoke at the 50th anniversary of my alma mater, the University of Newcastle, in the Mural Hall in Parliament House. It was a great opportunity to join fellow alumni in celebrating how far the University has come, transforming from a small college into Australia’s top-ranked ‘under-50’ university and a pillar of the Newcastle community. Read More


Speech at GovHack 2015 Red Carpet Awards


I had the pleasure of representing the Australian Government at the GovHack 2015 Red Carpet Awards. I spoke about the importance of collaborative innovation to the future of work, and congratulated this year’s winners for the range of extraordinary solutions they produced. Read More