• Provided leadership in establishing a new culture of innovation in Australia
  • Championed the key role of innovation and economic competitiveness
  • Made a major contribution to an understanding of the global knowledge economy
  • Identified new growth sectors and employment-generating opportunities in the knowledge economy
  • Pioneered the application of 'future analysis' in Australia
  • Developed and delivered international training courses in managing the future
  • Assisted a wide range of private and public sector organisations to develop viable long-term visions and strategies
  • Developed science and technology policy formulation and research evaluation.