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Discover our engineers - the unsung heroes behind all our great city developments. We will be interviewing - and sharing a beer - with the men and women who ensure our society works and is functional. This is a forum for you to meet these incredible engineers and to fully understand who they are and what it is they do that is so incredibly important in building the world around us. Who are these people? Listen, learn and be prepared to admire.

Discover our engineers - the unsung heroes behind all our great city developments. We will be interviewing - and sharing a beer - with the men and women who ensure our society works and is functional. This is a forum for you to meet these incredible engineers and to fully understand who they are and what it is they do that is so incredibly important in building the world around us. Who are these people? Listen, learn and be prepared to admire.
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Discover our engineers - the unsung heroes behind all our great city developments. We will be interviewing - and sharing a beer - with the men and women who ensure our society works and is functional. This is a forum for you to meet these incredible engineers and to fully understand who they are and what it is they do that is so incredibly important in building the world around us. Who are these people? Listen, learn and be prepared to admire.

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English


Episodes

BWAE20: Industrial Revolution 4.0 with Trish White

11/15/2018
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National President of Engineers Australia, Trish White, talks to us about how society is experiencing the Industrial Revolution 4.0. We discuss the subsequent global disruption and how the skills of an engineer are incredibly transferable. Want more? Read more at our Show Notes Contact Us Website: www.beerwithanengineer.com.au Facebook: @BeerWithAnEngineer Instagram: @BeerWithAnEngineer.podcast LinkedIn: Beer With An Engineer Twitter: @BeerWithAnEngi1 Your Hosts on...

Duration:00:50:56

BWAE19: Turning STEM into STEAM with Darren Wren

11/8/2018
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Darren Wren sees engineering as his passion, we see him as a super-engineer! Society and regulations are putting engineers into a box. Engineers need to be encouraged to be creative, to put the Art in STEM. Engineers need to be allowed to be innovative. Want more? Read more at our Show Notes Contact Us Website: www.beerwithanengineer.com.au Facebook: @BeerWithAnEngineer Instagram: @BeerWithAnEngineer.podcast LinkedIn: Beer With An Engineer Twitter: @BeerWithAnEngi1 Your Hosts on...

Duration:00:45:26

BWAE18: Space 2.0 with Anntonette Dailey

11/1/2018
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Anny Dailey introduces us to Space 2.0, the exciting future of Space in Australia. Also discover how rewarding work in Australian’s remote communities can be and get some awesome advice for new engineers. Want more? Read more at our Show Notes Contact Us Website: www.beerwithanengineer.com.au Facebook: @BeerWithAnEngineer Instagram: @BeerWithAnEngineer.podcast LinkedIn: Beer With An Engineer Twitter: @BeerWithAnEngi1 Your Hosts on LinkedIn Melanie Dominic Don't forget Our...

Duration:00:44:39

BWAE17: Protection of IP with Ashley Brinson

10/25/2018
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Ashley Brinson has over 20 years' experience in chemical engineering. He believes the ease of stealing IP is increasing and that society needs to develop a stronger awareness of the value of an idea, protecting that idea and keeping it at home. Want more? Read more at our Show Notes Contact Us Website: www.beerwithanengineer.com.au Facebook: @BeerWithAnEngineer Instagram: @BeerWithAnEngineer.podcast LinkedIn: Beer With An Engineer Your Hosts on LinkedIn Melanie Dominic Don't...

Duration:00:40:34

BWAE16: Women in engineering with Rebecca Watts

10/18/2018
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Becky Watts is worried that the engineers building our society are not representative of the wider community that is using it. However she is very hopeful and optimistic that the future of women in engineering is on the path to improvement. Want more? Read more at our Show Notes Contact Us Website: www.beerwithanengineer.com.au Facebook: @BeerWithAnEngineer Instagram: @BeerWithAnEngineer.podcast LinkedIn: Beer With An Engineer Your Hosts on LinkedIn Melanie Dominic Don't forget...

Duration:00:42:22

BWAE15: Sydney Traffic with Steve Wellman

10/11/2018
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Steve is a Traffic Engineer who believes Sydney’s traffic problems will only get worse over time unless bi-partisan agreement is received to ensure plans can be implemented irrespective of the changing political landscape. Read more at our Show Notes

Duration:00:36:56

BWAE14: Smart Cities with Zoe Eather

10/4/2018
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Zoe is a Civil and Environmental Engineer with a passion for Smart Cities and Regions. Zoe created The Smart City Podcast as she wanted somewhere people could learn about smart cities in a really easy, friendly and accessible way. Want More? Visit our detailed Show Notes LinkedIn to Zoe Eather An engineer to admire. Julie Hammer. She was in the Royal Australian Airforce. First woman to be promoted to a 1 and then 2 star rank. Zoe is most impressed with her down-to-earth attitude....

Duration:00:36:36

BWAE13: The Cloud Wars with James Pollock

9/27/2018
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James is a Site Reliability Engineer for Google, within the Android team. He discusses Cloud technology which is still essentially the Wild West. AI and Singularity is unlikely to advance into a "terminator" type future in this innovation wave. Read more about James' story at our ShowNotes.

Duration:00:45:00

BWAE12: Engineering for Climate Change Adaption with Suk-yi Lo

9/20/2018
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Suk-yi is a Chemical Engineer with a Masters of Science in Environmental Engineering (Air Quality Engineering). She is currently an Air Quality Scientist and Environmental Consultant at ERM and is passionate about Climate Change and believes engineering has the answer to the problems. In her spare time, Suk-yi runs the Caffeine Trifecta which helps her become part of Australian … and more specifically Melbourne... culture.

Duration:00:51:08

BWAE11: Get it right at the start with Graham Pollock

9/13/2018
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Graham is a retired Systems Engineer. From his many years of experiences, he speaks about how important getting the requirements right from the start is a vital key to a project's success.

Duration:00:43:34

BWAE10: Higher cost of manufacturing in Australia with Jess Hunt

9/6/2018
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Jess is a chemical engineer with many years' experience running a variety of manufacturing plants around Australia and overseas. She is concerned about Australia's higher cost of manufacturing and the need to stay competitive in a Global market.

Duration:00:39:29

BWAE09: Engineering firms going global with Julian O'Shea

8/30/2018
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Julian O’Shea has worked as an engineer with RAN and Engineers Without Borders. He founded and is the CEO of Unbound. In this podcast he will discuss that the engineering companies are getting bigger, and bigger through being bought out or merging.

Duration:00:44:22

BWAE08: Race to the bottom with Carly Price

8/23/2018
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Carly Price is the founder of The Questioning Engineer which focuses on writing skills for engineers. If the client puts out a request (with consultant assistance) requesting a SOLUTION to a problem, you just might end up with a better solution.

Duration:00:49:56

BWAE07: Future proofing buildings with Nathan Rosaguti

8/16/2018
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Welcome to Podcast #7 About Nathan Rosaguti Hot Topic discussion During this podcast, you will also reflect on: Want to WIN? With thanks to our sponsor, Fuga Veloce - Italian for Fast Escape, we are able to give away a 60-min Joy Ride around Sydney in a Ferrari 360 spider. How to win?? Within the first 10 episodes, go to iTunes and leave us a review. The best review will WIN. Winner announced in episode 11. Want More LinkedIn to Nathan Rosaguti:...

Duration:00:36:44

BWAE06: The need for Policy Certainty with Dr Mary Stewart

8/9/2018
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Welcome to Podcast #6. About Mary Stewart Hot Topic discussion haveDuring this podcast, you will reflect on: http://www.siwi.org/prizes/winners/sydney-water-corporation/Want to WIN? With thanks to our sponsor, Fuga Veloce - Italian for Fast Escape, we are able to give away a 60-min Joy Ride around Sydney in a Ferrari 360 spider. How to win?? Within the first 10 episodes, go to iTunes and leave us a review. The best review will WIN. Winner announced in episode 11. Want More LinkedIn...

Duration:00:33:59

BWAE05: Qualifications & the status of engineers with Kevin Chan

8/2/2018
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Welcome to Podcast #5. About Kevin Chan: Hot Topic discussion During this podcast, you will also reflect on: Want to WIN? With thanks to our sponsor, Fuga Veloce - Italian for Fast Escape, we are able to give away a 60-min Joy Ride around Sydney in a Ferrari 360 spider. How to win?? Within the first 10 episodes, go to iTunes and leave us a review. The best review will WIN. Winner announced in episode 11. Want More LinkedIn to Kevin Chan:...

Duration:00:33:34

BWAE04: Fire Service Accreditation with Myke McQuaid

7/25/2018
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Welcome to Podcast #4. About Myke McQuaid Hot Topic discussion During this podcast, you will reflect on: Want to WIN? With thanks to our sponsor, Fuga Veloce - Italian for Fast Escape, we are able to give away a 60-min Joy Ride around Sydney in a Ferrari 360 spider. How to win?? Within the first 10 episodes, go to iTunes and leave us a review. The best review will WIN. Winner announced in episode 11. Want More Myke doesn't really have an engineer he admires – we mention that most...

Duration:00:29:39

BWAE03: Renewable Energies with Michael James

7/17/2018
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Welcome to Podcast #3. About Michael James: Michael works for NSW TAFE where he is the Head Teacher (of electrical trades, electrical engineering and the higher education course in engineering). At 66 years of age, his hobbies are golf and studying - he has just completed a Masters of engineering studies in Biomedical Engineering. He commenced his career in the NAVY at 16. During his time he got his HSC and commenced his engineering degree at RMIT at 30 years of age. Towards the end of...

Duration:00:47:33

BWAE02: The challenge to find good engineers with Andrew Balak

7/17/2018
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Welcome to Podcast #2. About Andrew Balak: Andrew Balak is an incredibly experienced engineer. He is currently the Chief Estimator at BMD Group and has been friends with Dom for many, many years, going through high school and university together. Andrew originally planned to study geology but ended up following in his Dad's footsteps (the engineer he most admires) and chose to study engineering instead. Very early on he experienced a work highlight by being part of the ANZAC Bridge...

Duration:00:34:07

BWAE01: The race to the bottom with Dominic De Gioia

7/16/2018
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Welcome to our very first Podcast. In today's inaugural episode we introduce you to: About Dom: Dominic De Gioia is a Director of EWFW, a multi-disciplinary engineering firm located in Sydney, Brisbane & Wollongong. He is a degree qualified engineer and has been in the industry for almost 20 years. He got into engineering wanting to design and build cars. It only took him 3 lectures to learn that not only was he on the wrong path, he was in the wrong country! He persevered and has worked...

Duration:00:33:08