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ADVANCE CONNECT : A Global Digital Roundtable with Andrew Liveris AO

August 11 @ 9:00 am - 10:15 am AEST

Free

Topic

The opportunity for Australia in expanding its advanced manufacturing capability.

About our speaker

Andrew N. Liveris is the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Dow Chemical Company and director of DowDuPont. He previously served as Executive Chairman of DowDuPont.

A recognised global business leader with more than 42 years at Dow, Liveris advocates the criticality of manufacturing worldwide. He is the author of ‘Make It in America’ and was tapped by the current U.S. Administration to help identify new ways to spur innovation, revitalize the U.S. manufacturing sector and drive economic growth and prosperity as chair of the manufacturing council and a member of the apprenticeship of the future task force.

Previously he served as Co-Chair of U.S. President Obama’s Advanced Manufacturing Partnership steering committee and a member of the U.S. President’s Export Council. He was recently named Senior Advisor to the Saudi Arabian Governments Sovereign Wealth Fund, PIF.

He sits on the Board of Directors of IBM, Worley Parsons and Saudi Aramco, on the advisory board of Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and NEOM.

He is the past Vice Chair of the Business Roundtable, an Executive Committee Member and past Chairman of the U.S. Business Council, and a member of the Concordia Leadership Council and the Australian Government’s Industry Growth Centres Advisory Committee.

Event details

Date: 11 August 2020

Time: 9.00am – 10.15am (AEST)

Venue: On-line

Registrations: This is an Advance.org Partner event. For information on becoming an Advance.org Partner please contact our CEO Maria MacNamara


Details

Date:
August 11
Time:
9:00 am - 10:15 am AEST
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Location: Australia, Online
Online,

Organiser

Advance.org
Website:
https://advance.org/