Dr Sarah Dods is the Head of Data Science at Arq Group, with expertise in ‘deep-tech’ innovation, leading science, technology and innovation teams, and Australia’s emerging Digital Economy. She specialises in aligning and translating between business and technology perspectives.
Sarah is a maven, technologist and innovation business leader, with a deep passion for realising economic and social value from technology advances; bridging the gap between invention, market opportunities, and implementable solutions to create value that makes a difference. She is a fan of life-long learning, a driver of diversity, and an incurable optimist.
Dr Dods qualifications include a B.Sc(hons) in Physics and a PhD in Communications Engineering, both from the University of Melbourne. She has 3 patents and 70 refereed publications to her name, and is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.