The critical factors of excellence
Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier's address to the 2017 Sir Paul Callaghan Eureka! Award finalists' dinner.
Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier spoke at the 2017 Sir Paul Callaghan Eureka! Awards dinner about his experience as a leader responsible for making decisions that have a major impact on people's lives.
Peter Boshier reflected on Sir Paul Callaghan's extraordinary influence, how innovation thrives in an open society, and the importance of integrity, evidence and open-mindedness when assessing the facts that will back up a decision.
The annual Eureka! Awards are designed to encourage and develop young leaders in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.