Tim BradleyMinister Counsellor (Industry, Science & Education) at Australian Government
Mr Tim Bradley represents the Australian Government’s Departments of Industry, Innovation & Science at the Australian Embassy in Washington DC. His Department is principally concerned with ensuring the Australian economy remains competitive in an increasingly digital, global market place. Most recently the Department released a framework for the ethical use of AI in Australia, and a technology roadmap to guide the development of Australia’s AI sector. Prior to this role, Tim was a General Manager with the department’s Office of the Chief Economist. His branch supported the department navigate a range of issues relating to structural change, competitiveness, innovation and the resources sector. In 2017 Tim was seconded to Innovation Science Australia. There he led a taskforce to develop a strategic plan that would see Australia become a highly innovative nation by 2030. Tim began his career as a graduate economist with the Productivity Commission. He has lectured in economics at the Australian National University and worked in the private sector as a consultant. Tim has Masters degrees in Commercial Law (Melbourne) and Political Economy (Sydney) as well as a Bachelor of Economics (Hons) (ANU).