Research School of Computer Science at ANU

I am a member of the Occupational Health and Safety Committee, and the Curriculum Ctee.

I was BIT Convenor Convenor 2014-2021.

I was Coursework Masters Convenor 2009-2011.


I am a member of the ANU Student Appeals Panel, 2012-2014, 2017-on.

I was the CECS representative on the College of Physical Science Advisory Board, 2008-2013.

I was a member of the Working Party on New Media Research and Research Training, 2008.

I was the CECS representative on the College of Science Advisory Board, 2007-2008.

I am the CECS representative on the College of Medicine, Biology and Environment Advisory Board, 2008-2013.


I was President of CORE, the Computing Research and Education Association of Australasia, 2010-2012. I was vice-president 2009, and a member of the Executive Committee, 2008-2015.


I am a past President and continuing member of the Governing Board of APNNA, the Asia Pacific Neural Network Assembly, since 1999. President 1999-2000, 2010-2011.

I am a member of the Governing Board of the IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetics Society, Secretary, and Presiding Member 2020-2021.

   Conference roles

More recent conferences to be added.

Programme Committee, 8th International Conference on Hybrid Intelligent Systems (HIS 2008), 10-12 September 2008, Barcelona, Spain.

Program Committee, The 4th Information Systems Foundations Workshop: Answering the Unanswered Questions about Design Research, 2-3 October 2008, The Australian National University.

Program Committee, 13th Australasian Document Computing Symposium (ADCS'08), 8 December 2008, CSIRO ICT Centre, Hobart, Tasmania.

Program Committee, Fifth IEEE International Conference on Soft Computing as Transdisciplinary Science and Technology (CSTST'08), 26-30 October 2008, University of Cergy Pontoise, France.

International Advisory Committee, Plenary and Invited Talks Co-Chair, 15th International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP 2008), 25-28 November 2008, Auckland.

Program Committee, 5th International Conference on Sciences of Electronic, Technologies of Information and Telecommunications (SETIT 2009), 22-26 March 2009, Hammamet, Tunisia.

Program Committee, Third International Work-conference on the Interplay between Natural and Artificial Computation (IWINAC-2009), 18-21 June 2009, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

Program Committee, The 5th International Conference on Natural Computation and The 6th International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (ICNC09 and FSKD09) 4-16 August 2009, Tianjin, China.

Program Committee, International Conference on Entertainment Computing, (ICEC2009) 3rd - 5th September 2009, Conservatoire National des Arts et Metiers (CNAM), Paris.