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WELCOME TO MELBOURNE 2010 KNOWLEDGE CITIES WORLD SUMMIT

 

Melbourne 2010 Knowledge Cities World Summit will bring together leaders who understand and shape how cities develop to create local life spaces and professional environments offering a quality of life to citizens as they cope with challenges of modern life.

DON'T MISS THE KEYNOTE PLENARY SESSION 

The boy from the 'burbs goes head to head with the Baroness in ... The Great Brain Debate

 
Baroness Susan Greenfield CBE and Deloitte Digital’s Peter Williams will debate the role social technology plays in society and the knowledge community – is it a blessing or a hindrance?    
Susan Greenfield became Professor of Synaptic Pharmacology in 1996 and has since been awarded 30 Honorary Degrees from British and foreign universities. From 1998 until 2010 she was Director of the Royal Institution of Great Britain, a post she has held jointly with her chair in Oxford. She is currently Director of the Institute for the Future of the Mind at the James Martin 21st Century School, a Senior Research Fellow at Lincoln College and Honorary Fellow at St Hilda's College, all at Oxford University.  
Peter Williams is a Partner with Deloitte, CEO of the newly formed Deloitte Digital, and until recently, was CEO of Australia’s largest online mobile and emerging technology firm, Eclipse. Prior to his time at Deloitte Digital & Eclipse, Peter founded Deloitte’s e-business consulting group in Australia in 1996. Peter is one of Australia’s thought leaders on innovation and online, mobile & emerging technology. He has worked with many high profile organisations such as Telstra, CSIRO, Holden, Victorian & Federal Governments and Meat & Livestock Australia.  
     
 
   

 

SUMMIT SPEAKER SNAPSHOT

 
     
Hugh Bradlow
Chief Technology Officer
Telstra, Australia
 
Cathy Garner
Chief Executive Officer Manchester :
Knowledge Capital, United Kingdom

 

 
James Bradfield Moody
Executive Director,
Development CSIRO, Australia
 
Lucy Turnbull
Businesswoman
Turnbull & Partners Ltd, Australia
 
Joris Van Wezemael
Professor
University of Fribourg, Switzerland
 

 

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