Advisory Board

SocialNUI is a partnership between Microsoft Research, Microsoft Australia, the University of Melbourne and the Victorian State Government. The strategic direction of the Centre is supported by an Advisory Board comprised of leading figures from Microsoft and the University of Melbourne.

Name Position Organisation
Peter Bailey Principal Applied Scientist Microsoft
James Kavanagh National Technology Officer, Microsoft Australia Microsoft
Kenton O’Hara Researcher, Microsoft Research, Cambridge Microsoft
Jim Pinkelman Microsoft Research Outreach Microsoft
Jacyl Shaw Director, Engagement, Carlton Connect Initiative The University of Melbourne
Scott McQuire Head of Media and Communications The University of Melbourne
Justin Zobel Head of Computing and Information Systems The University of Melbourne
Liz Sonenberg Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Infrastructure and Systems) The University of Melbourne

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