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meet our invited speakers

Adrian Barnett

Queensland University of Technology
Adrian has worked as a statistician for more than 22 years, working for the pharmaceutical... More

Anisa Rowhani-Farid

University of Maryland
A Postdoctoral Fellow at the Restoring Invisible and Abandoned Trials initiative at the... More

Anna Scott

Institute for Evidence-Based Healthcare
Assistant Professor at Bond University, with background in epidemiology (MSc) and health... More

Antica Culina

University of Oxford
Research Associate Dept. of Zoology. Expertise covers evolutionary ecology of bonding,... More

Brian Nosek

Center for Open Science
Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Center for Open Science ( that operates... More

Cyril Labbe

Université Grenoble
A PhD in computer science and a MS in applied mathematics from the University of Grenoble.... More

Daniela Saderi

Co-Founder and Director of PREreview, a fiscally sponsored project of Code for Science and... More

David Moher

Centre for Journalology
Senior scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Director of... More

Dorothy Bishop

University of Oxford
Professor of Developmental Neuropsychology  

Emily Sena

University of Edinburgh
A Senior Non-Clinical Lecturer in the Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences at the University of... More

Fallon Mody

University of Melbourne
Research Fellow, MetaMelb

Felipe Romero

University of Groningen
Assistant Professor in the Department of Theoretical Philosophy at the University of Groningen.... More

Gary McDowell

Founder of Lightoller LLC, a consultancy providing expertise on early career researchers, with... More

Gideon Meyerowitz-Katz

University of Wollongong
An epidemiologist working in chronic disease with a particular focus on the social... More

Hilda Bastian

Hilda Bastian was a long-time consumer advocate in Australia, whose career turned to studying... More

James Gentile

Two Six Technologies
Research Director of Complex and Social Systems at Two Six Technologies. After earning his Ph.D.... More

James Wilsdon

Univ. of Sheffield & RoRI
Digital Science Professor of Research Policy at the University of Sheffield and Director of the... More

Jason Chin

University of Sydney
Lecturer at the School of Law at the University of Sydney. Prior to this position, he obtained a... More

Joan Leach

The Australian National University
Director Australian National Centre for Public Awareness of Science. As an academic leader, Joan... More

Jonathan Wai

University of Arkansas
Assistant Professor of Education Policy and Psychology and 21st Century Chair in the... More

Joshua Polanin

Methods of Synthesis and Integration Center (MOSAIC)
Principal researcher in the Research & Evaluation program at American Institutes for... More

Julia Rohrer

University of Leipzig
A personality psychologist whose substantive research covers a broad range of topics including... More

Kirsten Parris

University of Melbourne
A Professor of Urban Ecology in the School of Ecosystem and Forest Sciences at The University of... More

Larissa Shamseer

Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute
A post-doctoral fellow with the Knowledge Translation Program at Unity Health Toronto,... More

Lee Jones

Queensland University of Technology
An accredited statistician (AStat) and past president of the Statistical Society of Australia... More

Malika Ihle

University of Oxford
Reproducible Research Oxford (RROx) Coordinator, promoting open research practices across all... More

Michael McCarthy

University of Melbourne
A professor of quantitative ecology with a PhD on stochastic population ecology, he is also... More

Noémie Aubert Bonn

Hasselt University & Amsterdam UMC

Remco Heesen

Univ. of Western Australia & the Univ. of Groningen
An academic philosopher whose research analyzes the social structure of science using a... More

Riana Minocher

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
PhD student. As part of her dissertation work, she led a project that aimed to quantify the... More

Robert Calin-Jageman

Dominican University
Professor of psychology and the neuroscience program director.  Calin-Jageman studies the... More

Roderick Buchanan

University of Melbourne
Roderick D. Buchanan is an Honorary Research Fellow in the History and Philosophy of Science... More

Rose O'Dea

MetaMelb Research Group
A postdoctoral researcher in the Data Management & Analysis Team for the repliCATS... More

Sarah de Rijcke

Leiden University
Professor of Science, Technology and Innovation Studies and Scientific Director at CWTS, Leiden... More

Shinichi Nakagawa

University of New South Wales
Professor of Evolutionary Biology and Synthesis at Evolution & Ecology Research Centre,... More

Simine Vazire

University of Melbourne
Professor, Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences

Tari Turner

Cochrane Australia
Director Evidence and Methods, National COVID-19 Clinical Evidence Taskforce, leading... More

Timothy Clark

Deakin University
Australian Research Council Future Fellow and an Associate Professor at Deakin University,... More

Tom Hardwicke

University of Amsterdam
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research Fellow in the Department of Psychology at the University of... More