Michael Wheatland

Better Futures Forum

6-7 September 2022


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Innovative Sustainable Technology

An Internationally Chartered Engineer turned commercial manager who is passionate about sustainable outcomes through carbon reduction technology, calcination technology, waste to energy projects, community energy, battery manufacturing and clean energy projects.

From concept to design of the unique carbon negative mineral technology core to a new patented Flash Calcination process, Michael has been instrumental in commercialization of this home grown Australian technology that is now being exported around the world to reduce environmental impact from the construction industry.

Michael is based in Australia and works around the globe helping the cement, lithium, kaolinite, energy, mining, mineral, water, wine, paper and manufacturing industries to achieve more sustainable outcomes.

Michael has successfully led multi-million dollar mineral processing and energy efficiency improvement projects with Rio Tinto, BHP, Alcoa and now with Calix. Michael is an expert in thermal minerals processing and carbon reduction.

Michael has been invited to speak at a range of mineral, energy and sustainability conferences about how innovative technology can solve global challenges.

Technology Leader

Scrappy Start-up to Stock Exchange!
Building something for yourself is the best way to learn. Hard lessons and great success is a big part of the journey.

Sustainability Leader

Working with local community groups

Practical and local solutions for large problems.

Internationally Chartered Engineer

Engineering Council

Internationally Chartered Engineer

Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland

Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland

The University of Melbourne

The University of Melbourne Alumni - Engineering and Science Graduate

Institute of Chemical Engineers

Chartered Engineer