Victorian Chief Engineer and the Victorian Digital Asset Strategy

Victoria Division

Event details

Thursday 6 June 2019

6pm for 6.30pm start

Graduate House
The University of Melbourne
220 Leicester Street, Carlton

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No cost to attend the lecture.

$31 including GST per person for those staying for dinner. Please note payment for dinner is required on registration.

Registrations close at 5pm on Monday 3 June. Late registrations will not be accepted.


Dr Richard Hannink FTSE 
The Academy VIC Division

Amelia Dean
The Academy Events Coordinator
03 9864 0919

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Dr Collette Burke
Inaugural Victorian Chief Engineer

Dr Collette Burke is the inaugural Victorian Chief Engineer, with more than 25 years of engineering and construction industry experience in roles such as site engineer, executive manager and managing director.

Having completed a PhD in risk management and value for money on major infrastructure projects, she is also an internationally acknowledged researcher.

In addition to her role as the Victorian Chief Engineer, she acts as the Managing Director of Exner Group and Karsta in the Middle East and has been appointed as a Director for VicTrack.

Formerly, Dr Burke was the National Director of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC). Dr Burke has a drive for greater operational outcomes, a focus on strategic and forward planning, people development, effective delivery and commercial strategy.

Dr Collette Burke