Meet our speakers

Movers and shakers

The International ACTS Conference is the only dedicated sustainability event developed for the sector, by the sector. Our speakers are sustainability leaders and experts in areas such as learning & teaching, research, environmental management, facilities management, finance, procurement, social responsibility and community engagement.

Meet Our Speakers

Leanne Denby

Director of Sustainability
Macquarie University

Jock Zonfrillo

Keynote Speaker
The Orana Foundation

Professor Peter Rathjen

Vice-Chancellor and President
The University of Adelaide

Meghan Fay Zahniser

Executive Director
The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE)

Minister David Speirs

Minister for Environment and Water
SA Government

Kat Heinrich

Senior Consultant

Mickey Kumatpi Marrutya O’Brien

Senior Aboriginal Man
Kaurna and Narrunga peoples

Charlie Hargroves

Sustainable Development Fellow
The University of Adelaide

Professor Andrew Lowe

Director of Food Innovation
The University of Adelaide