Disruptive Innovation Summit 2021

Disruptive Innovation Summit 2021

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Disruptive Innovation Summit 2021

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Why this event?

Back for its 4th year, despite the impact of COVID – 19, this event will explore four main pillars essential to innovation – strategy, customer-centricity, culture + leadership and technology.

 

Innovation and disruption are synonymous with the way we do business.

Especially in 2021.

Never has there been more threat and uncertainty to the way in which we do business than we are experiencing right now. But those organisations that adapt and respond agilely to both opportunity and threat are placed to thrive in this uncertain business environment. The companies that incorporate innovation are more sustainable, better placed to meet customer expectations and achieve better results for employees and shareholders. What do those companies have that yours does not?

Find out at Disruptive Innovation 2021

 

About the program

This event showcases the world’s most innovative companies and shares with you what they do differently. Each and every company showcased on the exceptional speaker panel has been selected from the world’s most innovative companies list from either the Financial Review, Forbes or Boston Consulting Group.

Featuring 6 keynote speakers from Silicon Valley’s best and brightest, added to our homegrown innovation experts – you won’t find a better line-up willing to share their insight and expertise with you. This program has been specially curated to help you get into the minds of the experts, sharing their lessons learned, their mindset and their innovation outlook. We don’t just want you to listen to session after session, we want you to get involved, ask questions and immerse yourself in the issues.

 

 

2021 Key Speakers

Duncan Wardle
Former Vice President of Innovation
Disney
Phil Komarny
Vice President of Innovation
Salesforce
Shaloo Garg
Managing Director, Microsoft for Start-Ups
Microsoft
Beth Loeb Davis
Former Head of Learning & Development
Tesla

Agenda

Summit Day 1 - Tuesday, 12 October | 8:30am - 6:30pm

Summit Day 2 - Wednesday, 13 October | 9:30am - 5:00pm

Summit Day 3 - Exclusive Post-Conference Masterclass (Online) - Thursday, 14 October | 9:30am - 4:00pm

Key Learning Outcomes

  • Adapt to the disruption of 2020
  • 5 International Speakers from 5 of the world’s most innovative companies
  • Adopt the innovation mindset of successful modern leaders
  • Commercialise good ideas and change the innovation landscape of your company
  • Lead and grow innovation in your company culture
  • Understand the psyche of innovations that have changed the world
  • BONUS: Learn from the world’s most innovative companies – handpicked from the Financial Review, Forbes and Boston Consulting Group’s global innovative companies index

Who should attend?

  • Chief Executive and Board
  • Chief Innovation Officers
  • Executive Leadership teams in:
  • IT and Technology
  • Strategy and Transformation
  • Product

Scenes from the 2018 Summit

2021 Speaker Lineup

Duncan Wardle
Former Vice President of Innovation
Disney
Phil Komarny
Vice President of Innovation
Salesforce
Beth Loeb Davis
Former Head of Learning & Development
Tesla
Shaloo Garg
Managing Director, Microsoft for Start-Ups
Microsoft
Thomas Stubbs
Vice-President of Innovation and Engineering
Coca-Cola Freestyle
Professor Jon Whittle
Director
CSIRO’s Data61
Lewis Mitchell
Head of Partnerships ANZ
Amazon Twitch
David Gerrelli
Global Director, APAC Digital & Technology Leader for Marketing, Research & Digital Innovation
CBRE
Rob Fisher
Co-Founder and Director | Winner AFR 2019 Best Innovation Program
Custom Innovation Co.
Louise Adams
Chief Executive, Australia & New Zealand
Aurecon - AFR Most Innovative Companies
Lee Hickin
National Technology Officer
Microsoft
David Hyman
CEO
Lendi - Deloitte Technology Fast 50
Dan Taylor
GM Member Engagement Innovation
TAL
Andrew Moore
CEO
Spaceship
Shaun Broughton
Director APAC
Shopify Plus
Pradeep Parameswaran
APAC General Manager
Uber

Partnerships Now Open!

Feedback from past events

  • 2019 Delegate
  • The HR Dept

Very insightful – lots of knowledge and expertise. Great storytelling.

  • 2019 Delegate
  • IPSTAR Australia

Great day for customer insights and how to lead. Loved it. Lots of takeaways.

  • 2019 Delegate
  • AGL Energy

Very good; surprising and valuable content.

  • 2018 Delegate
  • HSBC / Head of Innovation

I found the conference extremely informative and was particularly impressed with audience engagement and the intelligent discussion between different industries. Of all the events I participated in, it was one of the best!

  • 2018 Delegate
  • Ultimo Digital Technologies

I thought it was a very well curated program and the calibre of speakers and discussion was invaluable. I’ll definitely be coming back next year and sending some of my team!

  • 2018 Delegate
  • Industrie & Co.

One of the most impressive line-ups I’ve seen at an event. We saw tremendous value in being a part of the inaugural event and will be back in 2019 for sure!