Conference

Day One
Friday, August 25, 2017
5:30pm – 6:30pm
Registration
Location:  Melbourne Business School
6:30pm – 9:00pm
Welcome Drinks
Location:  Melbourne Business School (Gadsden)
Annette Kimmitt

Global Growths Market Leader, EY

Opening Address

Day Two
Saturday, August 26, 2017
8:00am – 9:00am
Registration
Location:  Melbourne Business School
9:15am – 9:45am
Welcome Address
Location:  Melbourne Business School (LT1)
9:45am – 10:45am
Keynote Address: Diversity In The Workplace 
Location:  
Melbourne Business School (LT1)
Rhonda Brighton-Hall

Founder/CEO, mwah.

Keynote: Diversity In The Workplace

10:45am – 11:15am
Morning Tea
Location:  
Melbourne Business School
11:15 – 12:45pm
Panel: After Trump and Brexit
Location:  
Melbourne Business School (LT1)
Alan Kohler

Finance Presenter ABC & Publisher

Moderator: After Trump and Brexit Panel

Ian Harper

Senior Advisor Deloitte & Board of RBA

Panelist: After Trump and Brexit

Andrew John

Assoc. Professor of Economics, MBS

Panelist: After Trump and Brexit

Arpita Chatterjee

Assistant Professor, UNSW Business School

Panelist: After Trump and Brexit

12:45pm – 2:00pm
Lunch
Location:  Melbourne Business School
2:00pm – 3:30pm
Workshop 1: Collaborative negotiation - how we can make win-win outcomes the norm?
Location:  
Melbourne Business School (Pelham Room, Conference Centre)
Hannah Browne

General Manager, Cevo

Workshop: Negotiation Skills

Paul Larkin

The Wavelength Agency

Workshop: Negotiation Skills

2:00pm – 3:30pm 
Workshop 2: LGBTQI Allies In The Workplace
Location:  Melbourne Business School (BTR Nylex Theatre)
Michelle Sheppard

Founder, LGBTI Jobs

Workshop: LGBTQI Allies in the Workplace

2:00pm – 3:30pm
Workshop 3: Finding Your Voice: The IN's and OUTS of Personal Branding
Location:  Melbourne Business School (LT1)
Mark Ritson

Adjunct Professor of Marketing, MBS

Workshop: Personal Branding

Travis May

Education Industry Lead, LinkedIn

Workshop: Personal Branding

3:30pm – 4:00pm
Afternoon Tea
Location:  Melbourne Business School 
4:00pm – 5:00pm
Keynote Address: Big Data and the 4th Industrial Revolution
Location:  Melbourne Business School (LT1)
Robert Wickham

Regional VP, Innovation & Digital Transformation,

Keynote: Big Data In The 4th Industrial Revolution

5:00pm – 5:15pm
Day 2 Closing remarks
Location:  Melbourne Business School (LT1)
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Cocktails
Location:  Touché Hombre
An evening of networking with like-minded peers and fellow conference delegates over light refreshments.
Touché Hombre, 233 Lonsdale St, Melbourne
Day Three
Sunday, August 27, 2017
9:45am – 10:45am
Keynote Address: Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Location:  Melbourne Business School (LT1)
Phil Silverstone

General Manager, Eventbrite

Keynote: Innovation and Entrepreneurship

10:45am – 11:15am
Morning Tea
Location:  Melbourne Business School
11:15am – 12:45pm
Panel: Combating The Unconscious Bias 
Location:  Melbourne Business School (LT1)
Michelle Sheppard

Founder, LGBTI Jobs

Workshop: LGBTQI Allies in the Workplace

Sue Bussell AM

Partner, KPMG

Panelist: Combating The Unconscious Bias

Ashley Winnett

Executive Director, PP&C, Holden

Panelist: Combating The Unconscious Bias

Liz McLean

CEO, Butterfly

Panelist: Combating The Unconscious Bias

Mathew Paine

Director of Human Resources, ICC Sydney

Panelist: Combating The Unconscious Bias

Arlene dela Cruz

Contract Management

Panelist: Combating The Unconscious Bias

 
12:45pm – 2:00pm
Lunch
Location:  Melbourne Business School
2:00pm – 3:00pm
Keynote Address: Globalising An Australian Business 
Location:  Melbourne Business School (LT1)
Michael O'Keeffe

CEO, Aesop

Keynote: Globalising an Australian Business

3:00pm – 3:15pm
Day 3 Closing remarks
Location:  Melbourne Business School (LT1)