The ACS Reimagination Thought Leaders’ Summit 2019 has concluded. We’ll see you again in 2020!
On Wednesday, 4 December, at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Australia’s technology community came together to have a conversation about Australia’s digital future on a national stage as part of the ACS Reimagination Thought Leaders’ Summit 2019. Attendees heard from Australia’s foremost tech business leaders and walked away with insights about how technology is shaping our interaction with each other.
A new report titled Privacy-Preserving Data Sharing Frameworks: People, Projects, Data and Output, addressing the challenge of safely sharing data while ensuring the privacy of individuals was launched at the Summit. You can read the full report here.
Yohan Ramasundara, President, ACS, took the opportunity to announce that ACS is launching an early-stage tech fund, to support the next generation of Australia’s tech founders.
The ACS Reimagination Thought Leaders’ Summit 2019 was followed by the ACS Digital Disruptors Awards 2019. The awards showcase the best of Australia’s tech talent leading the way in innovation, creativity, skill, digital and service transformation. This year 52 finalists were nominated with 13 winners across categories which recognised individuals, corporates, not-for-profits and startups for their contribution to Australia’s ICT sector. Find out who all the Category Winners and Gold Disruptors are on our website. Watch the Sky News coverage of the awards night.
Key highlights from the ACS Reimagination Thought Leaders’ Summit 2019
The Summit’s closing keynote speaker was the inspirational Australian thought leader Dr Jordan Nguyen, CEO, Psykinetic. Jordan shared his vision of using technology to better the lives of millions of Australians. Watch Dr Nguyen’s video interview with Sky News where he discusses what makes the ACS Reimagination Thought Leaders’ Summit unique below.