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Wednesday luncheon with Prof Derek Abbott, University of Adelaide

This week lunch meeting will be held on Wednesday 12.30pm for 1.00pm at the... Ian McLachlan Room, Level 3, Western Stand, Adelaide Oval, War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide

$27 if you book on our website - Welcome Desk price is $30. Includes Main Course, shared Cheese platter and Tea/Coffee, good company, great speaker and all done by 2pm!

Please book on our website by Monday March 22 11am to secure your place! Welcome Desk payment by Card only!


 Guest Speaker Prof Derek Abbott, University of Adelaide


 The Mystery of The Somerton Man


Derek Abbott is a full professor of electrical and electronic engineering at the University of Adelaide, Australia. His interests are in the area of multidisciplinary electronic engineering and physics applied to complex systems. His research programs span a number of areas of including: photonics, energy policy, biomedical engineering, forensic genealogy, and computational neuroscience.

He is an Honorary Fellow of Engineers Australia and a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers (USA).

He has won a number of awards, including the Tall Poppy Award for Science, (2004), David Dewhurst Medal (2015) for biomedical engineering, and the Barry Inglis Medal (2018) for measurement science, and the M. A. Sargent Medal (2019) for eminence in engineering. But his proudest achievement is in graduating over 50 PhD students who cumulatively won over 500 scholarships and awards, and have gone onto being leaders in their fields.




Don't forget to give to the Virtual Community Bowl this week by clicking on...  Community Projects Appeal



Please note the venue - Ian McLachlan Room, Level 3, Western Stand, Adelaide Oval, War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide




 Click on this link if you want to book a car parking at discounted price:



Please note that $27 price is for web booking only - price at the Welcome Desk is unchanged $30

Event Properties

Event Date 24-03-2021 1:00 pm
Event End Date 24-03-2021 2:00 pm
Available place 47
Cut off date 24-03-2021 11:00 am
Individual Price $27.00
Adelaide Oval - Ian McLachlan Room
North Adelaide SA 5006, Australia
Adelaide Oval - Ian McLachlan Room

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During the year the Rotary Club of Adelaide engages in a number of projects and events to; raise money, deliver goodwill, do good things in a local or international community and generally assist in our world.
Cooking breakfast at the Hutt Street Centre, delivering furniture or vouchers for those in need, raising money through our Trailblazer by the Sea TM event, working on aid projects in the Phillipines, helping young people develop an interest in Science and Technology, being a marshal at the annual Christmas Pageant and more!
To register your interest drop our secretary an email at… and one our our Club members will make contact with you.

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