Ian Lowe

Ian Lowe is emeritus professor of science, technology and society at Griffith University and an adjunct professor at Flinders University. He has held a wide range of advisory positions to all levels of government in the broad areas of energy and environment.

Among many awards for his work, he was made an Officer of the Order of Australia in 2001 for services to science and technology, and awarded the Konrad Lorenz Gold Medal by the International Academy of Sciences, Health and Ecology in 2009 for his contributions to sustainable futures.

He was president of the Australian Conservation Foundation from 2004 to 2014 and chairs the Wakefield Futures Group.