Data Science Support Team Lead

Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network (AURIN)

Michael is Data Science Support Team Lead at the Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network (AURIN) based at The University of Melbourne. He is a spatial scientist with a background in design and engineering, and interests include multidisciplinary eResearch, understanding users and geographic information science topics of representation, visualisation, analysis and decision making. Michael has a keen eye on cybernetics and the social implications of technology, and is passionate about sustainability, open science, future cities and towns. He is engaged on a range of collaborative research infrastructure projects across Australia, from transport, water-energy supply-consumption and health, to green/open spaces, environmental and urban sensing using new technologies.

Michael Rigby