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Convergence CEO Forum
Co-presented: Convergence, Green World City and CEO Forums
DateWednesday 11 April
Time: 9am - 9pm (Daytime + Evening)
Address Daytime: Daytime: Masonic Centre, Cnr Pitt & Gouldburn Sts, Sydney 2000
Address Evening: Sydney Start-up Hub, 11 York St (above Wynyard train Station)
Format: Conference, networking, wine, beer, cider and premium canapés
Evening conference and networking event for C-level executives, board members, international trade dignitaries from China, USA, Singapore, Malaysia, ASEAN as well as Australian politicians and policy makers, fund managers, investors, vice chancellors and deans from the top universities.Ticket includes all evening event programme: CEO Forum, plus optional access to VIP Networking and MediaSocial marketing conference.
Ticket includes all evening event programme: CEO Forum, plus access to VIP Networking and MediaSocial marketing conference.
CEO Forum Host and Co-presenter
Sein-Way Tan
Chairman & CEO, Green World City
Founder & Chairman, Global Leaders Alliance
Venture Partner, Sapien Ventures
Keynote Speaker
Sue Keay (Queensland)
CEO, Australian Centre for Robotic Vision
Sue is a Jaeger scholar, Sue has more than 20 years experience in the research sector, managing and ensuring results. She has a PhD in Earth Sciences and an ARC post-doctoral fellow at The University of Queensland. Sue has worked with industry, economists, engineers and scientists. Sue is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and Chairs the IP and Commercialisation Committee for the Board of the CRC for Optimising Resource Extraction.
The world-leading Australian Centre for Robotic Vision (ACRV), is co-ordinating Australia’s first Robotics and Computer Vision Roadmap. The roadmap will guide and support the development of critical robotic and vision technologies required to support Australian industry in the future.
The ACRV interdisciplinary research team: QUT, The University of Adelaide (UoA), The Australian National University (ANU), Monash University, CSIRO’s Data61, overseas research organisations: INRIA Rennes Bretagne, Georgia Institute of Technology, Imperial College London, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich and Oxford University.
Convergence CEO Forum evening presentation topic:
“The Successful Impact of Robtics on Australian Industry”
Keynote Speaker
Victor Jiang
Executive Chairman, Sapien Ventures 董事长 慧衍创投
Victor Jiang is a serial entrepreneur and the founding Chairman of Sapien Ventures, afintech, online marketplaces and blockchain-focused venture capital firm. Having lived and worked across 12 countries, including as a business executive for IBM in the UK and Australia, Victor has worked with many of the Global Fortune 50 as clients. These days heprefers to advise startups and currently sits on 7 technology company Boards across US, Australia and China, including 4 as Chairman.
“The ideal career does not exist, you need to create it”
Sapien Ventures is a venture capital firm focused on fintech, online marketplaces andblockchain-related ventures. The Firm has offices across Silicon Valley, Sydney, Melbourne and Shanghai. The investment team includes seasoned technology investors, some with decadesof experience, having led billions of dollars of exits raised tens of billions from equity capital markets.
Convergence CEO Forum evening presentation topic:
“Silicon Valley, China, Australia: Investment, Technology and Beyond”
Keynote Speaker
Jamie Cassidy
Managing Director, Enlift
The world is changing and changing fast; automation and applied cognitive technologies are very real and well within the reach of most organisations. Jamie is the Managing Director of Enlift, previously Jamie led the Finance transformation practice at Ernst & Young in the region and was the Robotic Process Automation domain lead for Oceania.
Convergence CEO Forum evening presentation topic:
“Business Transformation Opportunities With Robotic Automation and Cognitive Technologies”
Keynote Speaker
Pam Dell
A Leader with comprehensive experience in re-engineering organisations, strategic thinking and mentoring senior leaders to reach their potential by re-mapping the understanding of how AI will impact the future workforce. Pam inspires individuals and corporate leaders by future-proofing careers, work practices and organisations.
As a a global student of AI through MIT, certified PROSCI change leader, Graduate of AICD and Business; with Hogan personality accreditation, Pam is well suited to transform your thinking.
Convergence CEO Forum evening presentation topic:
“Future Proofing People, Leaders & Organisations Through Digital Transformation”
Delegates at the CEO Forum receive the “Convergence Fine Dining Experiencefeaturing food prepared by top chefs during the day and in the evening.
“Decision Makers Lunch”
Situated in the daytime Masonic Convention Centre venue (Pitt St CBD), this lunch features a sit down fine dining experience that is included in your tickets. Hosted by TechnologyOne, Australia's leading software company, with a valuable presentation titled “T1's Journey to the Cloud” this represents a great opportunity to find out about digital transformation and meet some of the other top Convergence delegates in a relaxed atmosphere over a premium lunch experience.
“CEO Forum Evening Dining”
Situated in our stunning evening venue: Sydney Startup Hub (York St, CBD), as well as our world class speakers we are offering our CEO Forum delegates a premium experience that includes a premium canapés, Lisa McGuigan Wines, beer, cider and soft drinks. Experience the exceptional food, outstanding conference and finest peer networking seldom found in Australia.
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Event Date 11-04-18 9:00 am
Event End Date 11-04-18 9:00 pm
Registration Start Date 01-05-17
Cut off date 11-04-18 10:00 am
Price AUD960.00
NSW Start Up Hub
11/31 York St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
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