Virtual Asia-Pacific 3MT Final

This year, representatives from 57 universities from across Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore were showcased as part of the Asia-Pacific 3MT competition. Two judging panels selected 8 finalists from the 57 competitors to progress to the 2022 Virtual Asia-Pacific 3MT Final.  The People's Choice winner of the Semi-Final competition has also progressed to the Final as the Wildcard entrant.

On Wednesday 19 October, the nine finalists came together to discuss the significance of their research in a zoom livestream for the Asia-Pacific 3MT Final.

We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2022 Virtual Asia-Pacific 3MT Final:



People's Choice

Trevyn Toone

University of Auckland

"Restoration and Recovery of Green-lipped Mussels"

Amanda Khamis

The University of Sydney

"I-Eat, you eat, but can we all eat? Feeding therapy for babies with cerebral palsy and dysphagia"

Ryan Hickmott


"Build-A-Brain Workshop: Towards a Golden Era of Neuroscience"


Thank you to the 2022 MC and Judging Panel:

Master of Ceremonies:
Loretta Ryan, ABC Brisbane

Judging Panel
Dr Jim Thompson, CEO and Director, Queensland Museum Network
Dr Marian Turner, Senior Editor, Nature Ecology & Evolution, Nature Research
Matthew Shaw, 2021 Asia-Pacific 3MT Winner, Swinburne University of Technology

The 2022 Asia-Pacific 3MT is sponsored by Springer Nature

Congratulations to the 2022 Asia-Pacific 3MT Competition Finalists!

Thank you to our sponsor!

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