October 13, 2019
The 2019 SA Tall Poppies were announced on the 29th of July at a reception at the Barr Smith Library attended by the Governor, His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le AC, The Honourable David Pisoni MP, and dignitaries.
The Australian Institute of Policy and Science created the Tall Poppy Campaign to celebrate achievement in the sciences and communicating the passion and purpose of Australia’s finest scientists to a wider audience. The South Australian campaign delivers initiatives that increase public engagement and promote excellence in research, inform and influence policy.
The 2019 South Australian Tall Poppies are: A/Prof Sarah Cohen-Woods, Dr Jia Tina Du, Dr Oren Griffiths, Dr Giang Nguyen, Dr Nigel Rogasch, Dr Danny Wilson, Dr Daniel King and Dr Marnie Winter.
You can read more about each of them here!