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

Bruce Lines

Chief Operating Officer
The University of Adelaide

Meghan Fay Zahniser

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

Kat Heinrich

Senior Consultant

Mickey Kumatpi Marrutya O’Brien

Senior Aboriginal Man
Kaurna and Narrunga peoples

Nat McGregor

Chief Operating Officer
University of Newcastle

Jodie Bricout

CEO and Co-founder
Loop Circular Economy Platform

Vanessa Zimmerman

Chair, Human Rights Leadership Group
UN Global Compact Network Australia

Megan Lowe

Tertiary Implementation and Sales, KeepCup

Sandy Carruthers

Group Executive Director,
Science & Information
Department for Environment and Water

Marnie Hope

Marnie Hope
Manager Carbon Neutral Adelaide