2012 Warren Centre Innovation Lecture: Ric Tamba

6 September 2012

Ric Tamba is an inspiring Australian innovator. He is passionate about Australian Innovation and ensuring that we have support for local innovation in the world market including the ability to employ local engineers.

Ric and his team at NTC Powertrain took the Dual Tronic Technology (DTT) pioneered by Porsche racing and applied it to everyday passenger cars, in one of the most significant industry changing innovations across the world. This technology is included in Bugatti's Veyron and cars across the Volkswagen group of companies. Ric sold NTC Powertrain to AVL in February 2011 and is currently in charge of business development for AVL in passenger car transmissions worldwide, being responsible for strategy and growth of over 40 divisions globally.

The Innovation Lecture, with registration from 5.45pm has a 6.15pm start and is followed by the presentation of Innovation Hero Awards and the Innovation Lecture. This finishes at approximately 7.30pm and will then be followed by an hour of networking drinks (8.30pm finish). The Warren Centre lectures attract discerning and senior audiences in major cities around Australia delivering excellent networking opportunities for all those interested in technology and innovation.

Time: 5.45pm - 8.30pm

Location: The Powerhouse Museum, 500 Harris Street, Ultimo

Cost: Adult Registration $70; Student Registration (under 26) $33 GST inclusive

Contact: Fiona Hearne, External Relations Manager, The Warren Centre

Phone: (02) 9351 7205

Email: 323838080c5a1e3034053b06711f1e120909384f2b2c3b4b2723

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