Speakers:Nick Bishop I President & CEO, DDB West, David Cannington I CMO, Sensear, Siimon Reynolds I Founder, The Fortune Institute, Tony Surtees I President & CEO, Hyperlocalizer , Dr Roger Kermode I CTO, Comms, Media & Entertainment (South Pacific), HP. Panel moderated by: Nina Blackwell, Former Senior Director, Communications, Yahoo!
Speakers: Doron Ben-Meir I CEO Commercialisation Australia, Adrian Turner I CEO Mocana, Professor Michael Cardew-Hall I Pro Vice-Chancellor (Innovation and Advancement), Australian National University. Panel moderated by: Dr Larry Marshall, Managing Director, Southern Cross Venture Partners & Advance Board Member.
Larry Marshall, Managing Director of Southern Cross Venture Partners, talks to Mike Cannon-Brookes, Co-founder and CEO of Atlassian about his experience building a high performing team.
Warren Hogarth, Partner, Sequoia Capital talking about raising capital and how sometimes scarcity creates discipline, which in turn often creates the best companies.
Andy Walshe, High Performance Director, Red Bull on the importance of pushing people beyond their comfort zone during training so they are comfortable during competition.
Adam Garone, founder of Movember, talks about the difficulty of creating a word of mouth campaign when you don't know anyone, and the importance of persistence and patience and building a genuine brand.
Alan Noble, Engineering Director, Google Australia and New Zealand, discussing the Importance of embracing failure part of your company culture.
Creating the right team for your business is one of the most important, yet difficult elements of a start-up. Speakers: Andrew Roberts I Founder & CEO, Ephox, Mick Liubinskas I Co-Founder of Pollenizer & Web Start-ups, Elias Bizannes I Director, Charles River Ventures, Founder of Startupbus and Partner at StartupHouse. Panel moderated by: Laura Chambers I Senior Director, Merchant Marketing & Customer Experience at PayPal.
Speaker: Randy Komisar I Investment Partner, KPCB. Randy joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers as a partner in 2005. Several years prior, Komisar partnered with entrepreneurs creating businesses with leading edge technologies. He was a co-founder of Claris Corporation, he served as CEO for LucasArts Entertainment and Crystal Dynamics, and he's acted as a "virtual CEO" for such companies as WebTV, Mirra, and GlobalGiving. He was a founding Director of TiVo where he remains current chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee. Earlier, Randy served as CFO of GO Corporation and as Senior Counsel for Apple Computer, following a private practice in technology law. Randy is the author of the best-selling book The Monk and the Riddle, as well as several articles on leadership and entrepreneurship. His most recent book with co-author John Mullins is Getting to Plan B.
Full length panel discussions
The panel "The Quest to Build a Global Brand" featuring Adam Garone, Founder, Movember, Samantha Wills, Founder, Samantha Wills, Michael Ward, CEO Europe and North America, OzForex, and moderated by Laura Chambers, Head of University Programs, eBay Inc, was part of the 2013 Advance Innovation Summit.
The panel "Building a Culture that Supports Creative Thinking" with Alan Noble, Engineering Director, Google Australia and New Zealand, Andy McKeon, Global Customer Marketing Lead, Facebook, Tom Bassett, Founder, Mindswarms, Eric Fleming, Founder and President, Fleming Job Hall, and moderated by Sarah Backhouse, Founder, Future360, was part of the 2013 Advance Innovation Summit.
As part of the 2013 Advance Innovation Summit, the panel "Does my Start-Up have Global Potential" featuring Leigh Jasper, CEO, Aconex, Kate Kendall, Founder, the Fetch, Rebekah Campbell, Founder and CEO, Posse, Andrew Roberts, Founder and CEO, Ephox, and moderated by Sarah Backhouse, Founder, Future360.
As part of the 2013 Advance Innovation Summit, Larry Marshall, Managing Director of Southern Cross Venture Partners, talks to Mike Cannon-Brookes, Co-founder and CEO of Atlassian.
"Investment Strategies in the Valley and Beyond" was a panel discussion at the 2013 Advance innovation Summit, featuring Warren Hogarth, Partner, Sequoia Capital, Tristen Langley, Venture Partner, Southern Cross Venture Partners, David Scott-Carlick, Venture Partner, Rho Ventures, Jeff Karras, Managing Director, Singtel Innov8 Ventures, and moderated by Josh Breinlinger, Venture Partner, Sigma West.