Co-presenter with Prof Max Finlayson
Peter Waterman is an Adjunct Professor, Institute for Land, Water and Society, Charles Sturt University with applied research interests in seeking safe domestic water for people in rural and remote regions; and establishing Regional Knowledge ConneXions in Local Government hubs. He is also the Managing Director of Environmental Management Services Pty Ltd working on projects in fields such as governmental relations, sustainability technologies, integrated coastal zone management and climate change adaptation.
Over the past 55 years Peter has gained professional experience and knowledge as: a secondary school teacher; military officer; bureaucrat; academic; advisor to governments and boards of commercial enterprises; consultant and lobbyist; and a research director and managing director of private companies.
Peter aspires to making the world better by listening, learning and seeking to work collaboratively to influence agenda and actions in the broad field of sustainable regional development nationally and internationally.
Peter’s hobbies include ‘SEGRA’ and enjoying music, art, good food and wine, and travel in Australia and overseas.