The Young Alumni Award recognises outstanding achievement and/or contribution by a graduate aged 35 years or younger at time of nomination.

Theme leader, Local Energy Systems, CSIRO
Bachelor of Engineering (2000)
Doctor of Philosophy (2005)
Master of Business Administration (2010) 

Dr Glenn Platt leads the CSIRO  Energy Transformed Flagship‘s research in energy efficiency, demand management and smart grids as Theme leader for Local Energy Systems.

In this role, he directs the research of a diverse team of energy experts delivering world leading science, finding ways to use energy more efficiently, and developing new technologies for improving how energy is used in buildings and delivered by the electricity network.