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DIGITAL LEADERSHIP + YOUR FUTURE AT WORK - LESSONS ON NAVIGATING UNCERTAIN TIMES AND EMPOWERING YOU...


Lessons from the coalface of innovation in association with Australian Graduate School of Management

WHY ATTEND...

Seize The Market 

Business leaders the world over are being challenged to innovate and evolve their organisations in the face of radical, systems-wide change. But how do you make it work for your business?

Accelerate 2018 is an event with a difference. It’s not just about what you’ll learn, but how you’ll learn it, with interactive and experiential sessions designed to challenge you to step out of your comfort zone.

  • Hear the stories behind adapting to radical, personal change and challenges from there perspectives: A social media influencer; social network operator and digital storytelling innovator.
  • Access course content developed in conjunction with the Australian Graduate School of Management.
  • See and learn what is happening at the coalface of innovation that is helping businesses prosper in the face of disruption.

Crossing the Millennial Divide

With millennial's now representing the largest slice of the workforce, digital leadership has become about integrating the experience of the older generation with digital savviness of the next.

Experience first-hand what it takes to get ahead today as a twenty-something in the upside-down world of social influence and developing a global brand.

 

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Digital disruption and new business models are reshaping the professional landscape, presenting new obstacles but also new opportunities. With Artificial Intelligence, the Internet of Things and Blockchain all starting to change everyday life , how ready are you?

FORUM LINEUP

Why you need an interdisciplinary approach to Digital Leadership 

With technology evolving faster than most people’s personal development plans, you’re going to need a new strategy to stay in the game and prosper in the years to come.

Learn about how an interdisciplinary approach to career choices, learning and business problem solving have shaped entirely new business opportunities and created a next-generation model for success.  Get an inter-generational perspective from a social media influencer who has evolved to meet the challenge of how you can continue to remain relevant while technology surges forward.

 

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SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCER | ENTREPRENEUR | LECTURER | HI-PERFORMANCE ATHELETE | TEDX SPEAKER

A modern-day millennial superstar with over 2.5 million followers on Instagram and more than 20 million views on YouTube, Pietro is a prime example of what today’s world demands of his age category in order to be successful.

 

 

How Artificial Intelligence will revolutionise the way we network

The evolution of "Fake News" has changed the political landscape forever. Get to grips with how AI is shaping how we network and socialise - both professionally and personally

Curiosity is thought to be a uniquely human trait, but do we teach Artificial Intelligence curiosity? Learn from a top leader in social networking how the context of machine learning will impact the way humans communicate, share & stay connected going into the future.

 

 

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FORMER CEO, FACEBOOK ANZ | ADVISOR, MCKINSEY | EXEC-IN-RESIDENCE, AGSM | TEDXSPEAKER

Stephen is a founder of global advisory The Digital CEO, Senior Advisor to McKinsey & Company, and adjunct Professor at the Australian Graduate School of Management. He advises CEO's and boards on  digital strategies, capabilities, culture, and leadership.

 

 

 

  

What does Internet 4.0 mean for you?

The 4th generation of the internet is seeing the convergence of key technological forces that are starting to have a radical affect on how we live work and connect.

While often hyped as improving our lives, there are hidden consequences and unforeseen outcomes which we need to prepare ourselves for, if we are to adapt and survive what is becoming the new normal.

Covering how Artificial Intelligence (AI) , the Internet of Things (IoT), and Blockchain technologies are disrupting every aspect of our lives. Learn about how these three technological forces are completely changing your career prospects—and especially your children’s— over the next decade.

 

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FOUNDER OF ACCELERATE + AAMPLIFY | TRANSFORMATIVE STORYTELLER | FUTURIST

Fascinated by the exponential change we are in the midst of, Samuel Williams works at the forefront of digital strategy and how it impacts business-to-business communications and digital experiences. Start-Up’s, Digital Business and Technology sales and marketing have been the staple of Sam’s career –one which spans North America, APAC and Northern Europe.

 

 

 

 

  

 

DIGITAL LEADERSHIP FORUM - BREAKFAST SESSION

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08:00 am
SAMUEL WILLIAMS: What does Internet 4.0 mean to you?

INTRODUCTION

What does Internet 4.0 mean to you?



Sam Williams-1The 4th generation of the internet is seeing the convergence of key technological forces that are starting to have a radical affect on how we live work and connect.

While often hyped as improving our lives, there are hidden consequences and unforeseen outcomes which we need to prepare ourselves for, if we are to adapt and survive what is becoming the new normal.

Speaker: Samuel Williams, founding partner of Aamplify and Accelerate

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08:30 am
PIETRO BOSELLI: Why you need an interdisciplinary approach to Digital Leadership.

PRESENTATION

Interdisciplinary approaches to career and leadership


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With technology evolving faster than most people’s personal development plans, you’re going to need a new strategy to stay in the game and prosper in the years to come.

Learn about how an interdisciplinary approach to career choices, learning and business problem solving have shaped entirely new business opportunities and created a next-generation model for success.  Get an inter-generational perspective from a social media influencer who has evolved to meet the challenge of how you can continue to remain relevant while technology surges forward.

Speaker: Dr Pietro Boselli is a social media influencer, academic and high performance athlete.

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09:00 am
STEPHEN SCHEELER: How Artificial Intelligence will revolutionise the way we network

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION

AI is changing everything including how we connect and socialise


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The evolution of "Fake News" has changed the political landscape forever. Get to grips with how AI is shaping how we network and socialise - both professionally and personally

Curiosity is thought to be a uniquely human trait, but do we teach Artificial Intelligence curiosity? Learn from a top leader in social networking how the context of machine learning will impact the way humans communicate, share & stay connected going into the future.

 

Speaker: Stephen Scheeler , Senior Advisor to McKinsey & Company, and adjunct Professor at the Australian Graduate School of Management.

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9:30 am
INTERACTIVE PANEL: With exclusive content from Geoffrey Moore and FaceMe CEO Danny Tomsett

INTERACTIVE PRESENTATION

A Model for Understanding Disruption and AI Avatar


Geoffrey Circle@2xWith an exclusive video from Geoffrey Moore - Silicon Valley Icon - on navigating disruption. Get to converse with and AI avatar and experience first hand how Artificial Intelligence is changing customer experience.

 

Digital Master Class - Artificial Intelligence
11.00 am - 12:00 noon

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Gain an understanding of Artificial Intelligence and how it is changing how we connect, collaborate and work together.

Join Jennifer Zanich, Senior Manager for Ecosystems and Partnerships at UNSW Founders as she presents AI examples from the last 2 years and provides insights into the formula that makes for world class innovation accelerator tick.

UNSW Founders 10X accelerator launches ten of the most innovative, cross disciplinary, tech enabled start-ups in the world on an annual basis.

Lunch follows from 12.30

Digital Master Class - Blockchain
12:30 pm - 01:30 pm

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After Lunch we will get to grips with Blockchain and how it is changing commerce, democracy and safety.

Gain practical insights into how it might impact your industry in radical ways and what you might need to do to prepare for a Blockchain enabled work place and what implications there are for your future at work.

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An interactive learning session led by the CEO the Australian Digital Commerce Association Nick Giurietto

Digital Master Class - Information Warfare
01:30 pm - 02:30 pm

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Practical approaches to navigating the ‘new normal’ of change: Managing and influencing in world a disinformation warfare, cyber attacks and the need to manage your data safely.

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You will get to hear first hand what happens when a political campaign is subject to cyber attacks - with exclusive content from Robby Mook - Hilary Clinton's 2016 Campaign Manager .

Gain a practical understanding about the ecosystem of misinformation and consider the implications for your business and your digital strategy. 

 Led by Max Theseira Adjunct Faculty AGSM

Workshop: Transformation Canvas Build

Session Time: 3.00pm - 4.30pm

AGSM and Accelerate will help participants build individual transformation canvas, bringing together inputs from across the day into current and future state tool that they can take back into their workplace to socialise and implement.

This process will provide participants with a tool to bring together technical, contextual and personal aspects into a plan that identifies where the biggest areas of opportunity and challenges are for them, as well as actions that they can take to gain momentum with their digital transformation objectives. Participants will complete as individuals and receive peer and facilitator feedback as part process to provide further opportunities for networking.

Further content from the day will be made available to participants in follow up to aid with the implementation of their canvas.

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Sydney

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     TUESDAY 18 SEPT 

  • Location
    UNSW City Campus
  • Time: 8.00am – 04.30pm
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Auckland

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  THURSDAY 20 SEPT

  • Location:
    AUT
  • Time: 8.00am – 10.30am
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