Iven Mareels

Director, Centre for Applied Research and Partner Global Business Services
, IBM Australia/New Zealand
Profile / Bio: 

Since April 2021, Iven Mereels is the Director of the Centre for Applied Research and Partner Global Business Services in IBM Australia/New Zealand. He is a Director and Vice President of Financial Sustainability for the Academy of Technology and Engineering and a non-executive director for Rubicon Water. He is also an honorary Professor at the University of Melbourne. Prior to this, he was the Dean of Engineering at the University of Melbourne (2007-2018).

Iven is a Commander in the Order of the Crown of Belgium, a Fellow of The Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering Australia; The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers USA, the International Federation of Automatic Control and Engineers Australia. He is a Foreign Member of the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts.


Title Date Learning Materials Topic
The Smart Grid, the Smart Workforce, and Capacity Development: Meeting the Challenges 04 April 2018 Slides Energy
Smart Grid, Smart Workforce, and Capacity Development 04 April 2018 Multimedia Capacity Development, Energy, Gender Equality, Social Development and Protection
Smart Grid Innovation: The "Other" Network R&D 03 April 2018 Slides Energy, ICT
Research and Development for Smart Grid Innovation 03 April 2018 Multimedia Energy, Social Development and Protection
100% Solar in South Asia: Implications for Technological and Social Transformation 12 April 2016 Slides Energy, Gender Equality
Video - Session 5 - Innovative and Disruptive Technologies and Processes 12 April 2016 Multimedia Gender Equality, ICT, Social Development and Protection