Diana is a metallurgical engineer and professional educator with 30 years’ experience across a range of minerals industry sectors and commodities. She is a regular industry speaker and published author in the area of minerals industry education and graduate professional development.
Diana spent her early career in operations, engineering design and process commissioning, which provided a solid foundation in the practical aspects of minerals engineering she brings into her education and technology transfer activities. In 2013 Diana was the first female member appointed to the International Mineral Processing Council (IMPC), and she has is currently chair of the IMPC Education Commission.
Diana Drinkwater FAusIMM, Principal Consultant, Mineralis & Director, AusIMM, is the interviewer during the session Keynote – Lithium in the Spotlight: Q&A on how lithium suppliers are looking to meet growing demands and what challenges this battery metal face? in the Future Energy Conference at IMARC. Download the programme.