Innovation Afternoon

  • 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Harbourside Room, MCA, 140 George Street, The Rocks NSW

Innovation Afternoon features leading international and local thinkers, as well as a showcase of some of the best innovations to come out of Australia this year.

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Time

Topic
Speaker
12 noon
Registration and trade area open
 
12.50pm
Welcome
 
1.00pm

Be.Here.Now: The Present Futures of Communication

Headlining the session Faris’ presentation will look at how diminished cultural latency got brands stuck in the now, what spreads in the ADD idea market, and how content marketing isn’t enough.

Faris Yakob
Keynote Speaker
2.00pm

The Future of Advertising

Founder Rob Galluzo will tell the story of how this new breed of agency is shaping the future of advertising one project at a time, and without any retained clients. He will also be demonstrating some of their innovations, as well as projects set to be unveiled in the next few months.

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Rob Galluzzo
Executive Producer/Founder, Finch

2.30pm

How to create an innovation culture

Twice named as Forbes Magazine’s Most Innovative Company, Salesforce has one of the most dynamic company cultures in the world. They know for any forward-looking firm you’re only as good as your next idea.

So how exactly do they do it? Here Derek Laney will look at some of the features of the world’s best innovators, and talk about how you can make your business a forward-looking powerhouse of creativity and disruption.

Derek Laney
Director of Product Marketing,
Salesforce
3.00pm
Afternoon tea
3.30pm 

Panel session curated by Clear

Australia’s slow innovation culture vs the rest of the world

Innovation is the name of the game for Clear, which helps some of the biggest brands in the world keep their product offerings relevant, fresh and firing. Counting clients like Nestle, Pfizer and Samsung on their roster, and working across every continent, they know a thing or two about what it takes to do something different.

Alan King
Managing Director, Clear

James Ajaka
CEO, Nudie

Jaimes Leggett
CEO, M&C Saatchi Australia

Kevin Ramsdale
CMO, NAB

Lucinda Barlow
Google
Marketing
Director. ANZ

4.20pm
Panel Discussion
5.00pm
 Networking, drinks, and more time to play with the gizmos and gadgets in our trade expo

 

Innovation Afternoon is sponsored by

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