Chair Dr Bronwyn Evans AM

In addition to this position, Bronwyn is CEO of Engineers Australia, a Director of the Australia-Japan Foundation, and a member of the University of Wollongong Council. Most recently she was the CEO of Standards Australia and Vice President (Finance) of the International Standards Organisation (ISO). Bronwyn has previously held positions in innovation initiatives, including as Chair of MTPConnect (the Industry Growth Centre for Medical Technologies and Pharmaceuticals) and is a member of the Industry 4.0 Advanced Manufacturing Forum Leadership group. Dr Evans has over 35 years’ experience in various engineering roles, including at Cochlear and GE Healthcare. She has been recognised as one of Australia’s 100 most influential engineers and recognised as a 100 Women of Influence, and more recently, she was awarded an Order of Australia, having made it onto the Queen’s Birthday 2021 Honours List for her significant service to engineering, to standards, and to medical technology.