Program Committee

Prof Damien Giurco, Professor of Resource Futures, Institute for Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney

Damien Giurco is Professor of Resource Futures and Director (Innovation) at the Institute for Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney. His work with government and industry focuses on resource stewardship and he directs the Wealth from Waste Cluster, a collaborative research program supporting circular economy pathways and policies for metals. He is Editor-in-Chief for the journal Resources and also serves on the NSW Container Deposit Scheme Ministerial Advisory Committee.

Mr David Malicki, Senior Team Leader, NSW Office of Environment and Heritage for Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney

David Malicki has been with the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage since 2007, and currently leads the Energy Efficient Business unit.

Business programs that David has led have netted a saving of over $400M for NSW business participants this decade. Over 700 energy audits for large users have driven a significant amount of change, and training courses for professionals have helped educated and bring practical skills to over 15,000 decision makers. With a sharp focus on implementation, David has driven innovative change in the energy efficiency industry, especially in the areas of LED lighting, HVAC optimisation, cogeneration and battery storage.

David has a Masters in Politics and Public Policy.

Other Committee Members

Mr Alistair Coulstock, Director, Coulstock & Associates

Ms Pauline Gregg, General Manager, Environment, Telstra

Ms Natalia McGregor, Environment & Sustainability Manager ANZ, Sims Metal Management