Mr Derek Ireland

Team Leader

Contact details:

  • LVL 5 UQ HEALTH SCI BLD 901/16
    HERSTON QLD 4029 AUSTRALIA

Biography

Derek has been a software engineer since graduating from the University of Queensland in 1992. During the technology boom in the 2000s, Derek was a part of several startup companies, including Astracon and Wedgetail Communications. 2004 saw a move into the research environment, beginning with the Distributed Systems Technology Centre CRC and then moving to CSIRO, where he has been for over 11 years.

Current Roles

  • Team Leader
    Software Engineering

Achievements and Awards

  • 2010

    Don Walker Award - efficiency
    hisa

  • 2010

    Inventors
    CSIRO

  • 2009

    Winner Queensland iAward
    AIIA

  • 2013

    Merit iAward Vic
    AIIA

Other highlights

  • 2012

    Patent Accepted for Patient Prediction