Rotary Melbourne 10 Aug
Rotary Melbourne Weekly Club Meeting - 10 August 2022
Guest Speaker Emeritus Professor Peter Darvall AO FTSE FIEAust
Topic Monash Medal 2022-23
Time 12.30 for 12.50-2.00pm
Venue No35 Restaurant Sofitel Hotel on Collins
Price $53 (2course lunch @ No35)
$10 Zoom only online access
General Sir John Monash is the most significant Australian for his professional, military and community leadership and service before, during and after WW1. Leadership, Integrity and Service, core values of Rotary, integral in the life of Sir John Monash, are the criteria for selecting the Monash Medal recipient.
The 2022-23 recipient is esteemed engineer, Emeritus Professor Peter Darvall AO.
Peter Darvall, in a long career at Monash University, was successively Reader in Civil Engineering, Dean of Engineering, Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Research, and Vice-Chancellor and President. His field of expertise is concrete structures (like Monash himself). He is now a Director and Chairman of the National Selection Panel of The General Sir John Monash Foundation, and a Board Member of Holmesglen Institute.