Speaker Profile

Dr Lauren Palmer

Policy and Projects Manager

The Australian Council of Learned Academies Secretariat

Dr Lauren Palmer manages major research and policy projects in areas of strategic importance to Australia. She is currently Policy and Projects Manager at the Australian Council of Learned Academies Secretariat. Prior to this Lauren held science and policy positions in offices of the Vice-Chancellor and Provost at the University of Melbourne, and was Senior Research and Policy Officer for the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering.