SpecialityProfessor Danny Samson, Department of Management and Marketing, University of Melbourne
Danny Samson is Professor of Management at the University of Melbourne. He has been conducting studies with CIPS in recent years on the uptake of new technologies.
His work history includes three years as an engineer at ICI Australia, appointment as a lecturer at AGSM, five years as an Assistant Professor of Business Administration at the University of Illinois and ten years as the Professor of Manufacturing Management at the Melbourne Business School, University of Melbourne.
During his career he has been a consultant to senior executives in most manufacturing industries and in numerous service sector organisations. These include major companies in the food, building products, paper and printing, chemicals, processing, banking, engineering/ construction and other industries, in Australia and elsewhere.