August 2021: NITRO-Oceania Executive video-conference report

The August 3 NITRO-Oceania Executive video-conference:
* discussed preparations for the upcoming online seminar by Erin Leahey (University of Arizona) on August 23, 2021, 12-1pm AEDT “Universities’ commitment to interdisciplinary research: Some causes and consequences.”
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* started to make preparations for our annual business meeting on Tuesday September 21 from 11am to 12.30 AEST. It will be co-chaired by Allanah Ryan and Gabriele Bammer.

* debriefed on the workshop at the SRI2021 conference – see and started to discuss next steps.

* discussed progress on forming new working groups.

* noted that three new members had joined NITRO-Oceania (Upolu Luma Va’ai, Susan Forde and Fethi Mansouri) – see