Day 1:Trending Topics & Best Practices

25 September 2018, 9:30 - 6:00

  • Gain insights on and discuss trending topics impacting your work today and tomorrow, from experts working cross-industries
  • Get the real and raw stories from innovators across industries,
    sharing their successes, failures and everything in between

Kick-Off & Welcome

9:30 - 10:00

Welcome to #Innov8rs, welcome to Sydney! Get clear on your main goals for the event… and start connecting with other innovators in the room, as a taster for what’s to come.

Hans Balmaekers (#Innov8rs)

Trending Topic Talks

10:00 - 12:30

Solving the Transformation Equation
Scott D. Anthony (Innosight)  // Session details //

An Innovation Ecosystem – the Why, What and How
Dan Toma (The Corporate Startup)  // Session details //

Anthony Ferrier (ExOxo)

How To Create A Culture Where Innovation Thrives
Imogen Aitken (Inventium)  // Session details //

The Business Case Alternative: How to Support Disruptive Innovation at a Large Company
Steve Glaveski (Collective Campus)  // Session details //

Hacking Your Organisation For Innovation & Growth
Dougal Edwards (Bright Arena)  // Session details //

Tarra Van Amerongen (Fjord)

Case Study Talks

1:30 - 3:30

More speakers announced soon!

Innovation in Action
Mark Greenfield (Mastercard)  // Session details //

Digital Transformation Business Case – Journey of Building Organizing and Delivering 60x Business Impact
Tomasz Kurczyk (AXA)  // Session details //

The Cuts And Bruises Of Embedding Innovation In Health
Olga Cuesta (Medibank)  //  Session details //

Andrew Stead (IAG)

Melissa Widner
NAB Ventures

What’s Critical for Successful Digital Transformation?
Rachna Gandhi (Suncorp)  // Session details //

Innovation Insights from CommBank Innovation Labs
Heath Brown (Commonweal Bank)  // Session details //

Jasna Sims (Lendlease)

Think Big, Start Small & Move Fast – An Intrapreneurship Journey of the Monash Food Innovation Centre
Angeline Achariya (Monash University)  // Session details //

Jeff Sharp (Downer)

No Bla, Just Do – Turn Employees Into Intrapreneurs With Swisscom Kickbox
David Hengartner (Swisscom Kickbox)  // Session details //

Ayala Domani (Telstra)

Alison Lairs (Pinsent Masons)

Georgia Foster (Uber)

Streicher Louw (NBN)

Holly Yuan (SAP)

4:00 – 5:30

A Creative Intervention for Australia’s Innovation Ecosystem
Bem Le Hunte (UTS)
// Session details //

Networking Drinks

6:00 - 8:00

Day 2:Work Your Challenges

26 September 2018, 9:00 - 5:00

  • Sharpen your saw and develop new skills
  • Experiment with new methods, tools and techniques
  • Four tracks to choose from: Strategy & Management, Methods & Frameworks, Mindset & Skills and Culture & Talent

Workshops & Whiteboard Sessions

Round 1: 9:00 - 10:30

Strategy & Management

Innovation Circle – How Ready Are You To Innovate?
Peter Glasheen (Stratovation) // Session details //

Methods & Frameworks

Form Post-it To Prototype
Robin Scarborough (Market Gravity)

Mindset & Skills

The Future of Human Expression. Are you a Design Pioneer?
Michael Eales (Business Models Inc.)  // Session details //

Culture & Talent

The Innovative Team: Recognizing and Developing Innovators
Janice Francisco (BridgePoint Effect/FourSight)  // Session details //

Bring your team.

It’s just too much to consume for just one person. 90% of the 50+ sessions throughout the 3 days are organized in tracks with up to 6 sessions happening at the same time. As a team, you divide and conquer, or go deep on a few topics.

Also, based on your goals and needs, we help you customize your agenda and arrange for targeted 1:1 meetings with speakers of choice.

Moreover, your team gets access to 250+ videos from our past events to further boost your learnings once back in the office.

Check our special team packages at discounted price of $AUD 1,750 per seat for full 3-day access.

Round 2: 11:00 - 12:30

Strategy & Management

Tips for Governing Innovation
Dan Toma (The Corporate Startup)  // Session details //

Methods & Frameworks

[TEAM CLINIC] Learn – Measure – Build: How to Design and Launch your First Online Experiment in 90 Minutes
Robbert van Geldrop (Firmhouse) // Session details //

Mindset & Skills

Disruptive Problem Solving: How Your Problem May Be Your Sweetest Asset
Rachel Audigé (Systematic Inventive Thinking)  // Session details //

Culture & Talent

Scott Anthony

Round 3: 1:30 - 3:00

Strategy & Management

[For Executives Only] Lead with the Silicon Valley Mindset
Stefan Lindegaard (Silicon Valley Fast Track)  // Session details and application here //

Methods & Frameworks

New Power, Old Power and the Emerging Future
The Grove Collaborators  // Session details //

Mindset & Skills

The Innovation Mindset
Heath Brown (CommBank Innovation Labs)  //  Session details //

Culture & Talent

Co-Creating Authentic Conversations For Deep Learning & Creative Change
Janet Sernack (ImagineNation™)  //  Session details //

Day 3: Explore Sydney's Ecosystem

27 September 2018, 9:00 - 3:00

  • Explore Sydney’s ecosystem and visit some of the city’s innovation hotspots
  • Bring it all back together: capturing learnings to implement once back in the office

Field Trips

08:00 - 12:30

First locations announced soon!

Wrap Up & Closing

1:30 - 3:00

Hans Balmaekers (#Innov8rs)

Secure your seat with our Fast Movers Deal

That’s $AUD 300 off (and even more discount at a team package)… Ticket prices increase September 1.