Prof. Ida Fatimawati bt. Adi Badiozaman heads the School of Research in Swinburne Sarawak. An award-winning multidisciplinary researcher who is driven by issues of equity and access, she has been involved in transformative and impactful research projects with government, industry and higher education partners. Dr. Ida is part of the team for the “Building Connections for Enterprising Women” project, a project that received ‘Highly Commended’ for the Vice-Chancellor’s Research Excellence Award 2018, ranked First Place for the Swinburne Research Impact Award 2019 and ‘Highly Commended’ for Emerald Interdisciplinary Impact Grant in 2019. In 2020 she won the UN Women Malaysia WEP’s Award for the Community and Industry Engagement Category.