DDX 2017: Digital Innovation Week

Technology continues to gain momentum, influencing consumer interactions and expectations and driving significant changes in the way businesses operate and create products.

Robotics and Artificial Intelligence, Augmented Reality, Microelectromechanical Systems, Biotechnology, Nanomaterials, Terahertz imaging, 3 D printing, Advanced energy storage and generation, Quantum computing

These technologies are widely predicted to redefine the world in the next 10 years. But how will these impact businesses in Australia? How will it change the economic landscape? And how can business cease the new opportunities they bring?

DDX 2017 will address these questions by bringing together business leaders from across the country, representing industry incumbents and revolutionary disrupters. They will discuss:

  • Predictions into new technologies and how they will refine the economic landscape
  • Creating opportunities for new revenue streams
  • Future proofing the businesses and becoming more nimble and responsive to change
  • Navigating risk averseness and change resistance: Shifting mindsets and challenging the status quo
  • -he new status quo: Creating a foothold in the new digital economy

What’s new for 2017

With technology and the digital economy evolving at an accelerating rate, the DDX platform needs to embrace change to ensure that it continues to speak to the biggest challenges facing Australian businesses today, 2017 will witness and fresher perspective with:

  • Big ideas speakers and technology prophets
  • Even more international insights
  • Hackathon: Collaborative sessions with different sectors, incumbents and disrupters
  • 80% new speaker faculty
  • Interactive Group Discussions focused on different business models and strategies for digital innovation: Corporate Innovation Labs, Partnerships, Design Thinking and Agile, New product development and much more
  • In depth learning through interactive workshops
  • Awards honouring digital innovators

Watch this space for updates on the Programme.

2016 Featured Speakers

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2016 Speaker Panel

  •  Luc Hennekens, Chief InformationOfficer, Qantas
  •  Anastasia Cammaroto, ChiefInformation Officer, BT Financial
  •  Ajay Bhatia, ChiefInformation Officer, Carsales.com.au
  •  Paul Keen, Chief InformationOfficer, Dick Smith
  •  Joshua McLean, Head ofDigital, Suncorp
  •  Scott Horn, Director ofTechnology, Expedia
  •  John McGuire, ChiefInnovation Officer, Aurecon
  •  Tim Fung, Founder and CEO, Airtasker
  •  Brett Barber, Chief DigitalOfficer, LGSuper
  •  Ned Moorfield, Founder andManaging Director, GoCatch
  •  Shawn Blackmore, GroupExecutive, Service and Advice, AustralianSuper
  •  Michael Ilczynski, Managing Director, SEEKEmployment, SEEK
  •  Andrew Crawford, Chief Information and Technology Officer, NSW Ambulance
  •  Michelle Tucker, Head ofDigital, Sanofi
  •  Nigel Dalton, ChiefInformation Officer, REA Group
  •  Jenny-Lee Koksal, ChiefMarketing and Digital Officer, PrimeFinancial Group
  •  Paul Wyatt, Chief DigitalOfficer, Springfield Land Corporation
  •  Sue Carter, Head of Digital, Australian Associated Press
  •  David Hua, Head of DigitalOperations, ABC International
  •  Kate Whitney, Global DigitalDirector, Pernod Ricard Winemakers
  • And many more

2016 Topic Themes

  •  Going Back to Basics: Rethinking Value Creation
  •  Data the new Gold: Leveraging Data to Build Competitiveness
  •  Anticipating and Preparing for Future Disruption
  •  Eliminating Siloes and Collaborating for Disruptive Innovation
  •  Rethinking Existing Processes and Structures
  •  Desirability, Viability and Feasibility of Innovation
  •  Identifying who is Best Placed to Drive Disruptive Innovation within Your Organisation
  •  Rethinking Product Design to Improve Value Creation
  •  Being an Effective Digital Leader
  •  Identifying Benchmarks and Measuring Success of Digital Transformation
  •  Navigating Diverse and Complex Technologies and Identifying the Best fit for your Business
  •  Embedding Agility to Improve Speed to Market
  •  Building and Maintaining Deep Relationships with Customers, Partners and Stakeholders
  •  Exploring the Scope and Impact of Machine Learning
  •  Creating a collaborative and Creative Work place
  • And much more

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