The In the Zone Editorial Committee, comprised primarily of distinguished alumni from the University of Western Australia, provides guidance on the development of the conference series.
Dr Mark Barnaba
Chairman, Macquarie Group Western Australia and Chairman, Global Resources Group, Macquarie Capital.
Chairman, The University of Western Australia Business School Board.
The Hon Colin Barnett MLA
Premier of Western Australia
The Hon Kim Beazley AC
Australian Ambassador to the United States
The Hon Julie Bishop MP
Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs
Dr Susan Boyd
Immediate Past President, Australian Institute of International Affairs and Chair, UWA Senate External Environment Committee
Dr Michael Chaney AO
Chancellor of The University of Western Australia. Chairman of the National Australia Bank Limited, Woodside Petroleum Limited, Gresham Partners Holdings Limited and the International Education Advisory Council. Member of the JPMorgan International Council and Director of the Centre for Independent Studies. Member of the Prime Minister's Business Advisory Council.
Mr Andrew Forrest
Chairman of Fortescue Metals Group Ltd. Founder and Chairman of Minderoo Foundation. Co-Chairman of the Senior Business Leaders’ Forum. Adjunct Professor of the China Southern University.
Professor Paul Johnson
Vice-Chancellor, The University of Western Australia
Mr Paul Kelly
Editor-at-Large, The Australian
Mr John Langoulant AO
Chairman, Westpac WA
Professor Barry Marshall AC
Nobel Laureate; Clinical Professor, The University of Western Australia
Dr Richard Smith AO PSM
Former Ambassador to China, Mongolia and Indonesia. Nonresident Fellow, Lowy Institute for International Policy.
The Hon Stephen Smith
Former Federal Minister for Defence and Minister for Foreign Affairs. Director, Perth USAsia Centre.