2021 Impact Circles

Supporting our Mental Health and Wellbeing
Friday 12 November 2021 @ 9:00am AEDT • Online

Explore how science and tech can help to mitigate and reduce symptoms of mental illness – helping us to flourish and find fulfilment.

i4, Robotics and Manufacturing
Tuesday 9 November 2021 @ 10:30am AEDT • Online
The emergent technology opportunity as Australia moves towards sovereign manufacturing.
Role of Government — Customer, Investor, Market Maker?
Monday 25 October 2021 @ 12:00pm AEDT • Online
What is the role of the government in building Australia’s deep tech capabilities?

Automation in the Built Environment

Wednesday 13 October 2021 @ 4:00pm AEDT • Online

Automation brings a myriad of benefits but what will drive the biggest value impact?

Cybersecurity is a Team Sport

Thursday 7 October 2021 @ 10:00am AEDT • Online

You’re not alone in the fight to protect your organisation from cyber threats. Unfortunately, neither are your attackers. So, where does that leave you?

The Joys and Challenges of Co-founding

Wednesday 6 October 2021 @ 11:00am AEDT • Online

Enter the secret world of the founder relationship! What conversations do they have? How do they work together best and what makes the relationship work over the long term.

Next Generation Cancer Treatments

Friday 1 October 2021 @ 9:00am AEST • Online

Explore the advances in different fields of cancer treatments including Theranostics, Immunotherapy, Chemo/Radiotherapy and discover the opportunities we have to fight the big C.

Decarbonising Our Entire Economy – especially heavy industry!

Wednesday 29 September 2021 @ 10:00am AEST • Online

Join us as we discuss the opportunities for carbon elimination, capture and utilization or storage where it is needed most.

Industry-Research collaborations to grow and boost your business

Tuesday 28 September 2021 @ 11:00am AEST • Online

How can startups and SMEs leverage research for impact?

How and why do big companies buy from gamechanging Startups?

Thursday 23 September 2021 @ 11:00am AEST • Online

How can startups grow through sales and secure purchase orders from big clients? How can Corporates better innovate by partnering with and buying from startups?

Lowering the Intensity of Agriculture

Thursday 9 September 2021 @ 10:00am AEST • Online

How can we reduce the chemicals, emissions and resources across the agri-food supply chain?

AI-Enabled Patient Care
Tuesday 7 September @ 4:00pm AEST • Online
How can we make the most out of the opportunities presented by AI and machine learning to improve patient outcomes?

Saving the Planet with Data – Environmental Intelligence

Tuesday 24 August 2021 @ 4:00pm AEST • Online

Armed with the right information, we can gain meaningful insights to take the steps to mitigate climate change and care for our environment.

Growth in the time of COVID

Thursday 19 August 2021 @ 9:00am AEST • Online

Tune in to listen to how game changing tech companies are unlocking growth opportunities in these topsy-turvy times.

Why Mentors Matter for Founders on the Frontier

Wednesday 18 August 2021 @ 12:00pm AEST • Online

Understand how Mentors help empower founders of gamechanging tech companies.

Why Corporations need Startups to Innovate

Thursday 12 August 2021 @ 4:00pm AEST • Online

Join us to discuss what we are learning about achieving corporate innovation best practice.

Ocean’s Potential

Thursday 5 August 2021 @ 4:00pm AEST • Online
Our oceans need to be protected but they are also a source of solutions to challenges we face in health and wellbeing, in renewable energy and environmental protection.
Quantum Powered Industries – what next?
  • Circle Leader: Bill Bartee, Main Sequence
  • Contributors: Professor Michael J. Biercuk, Q-CTRL; Dr Marcus Doherty, Quantum Brilliance; Cathy Foley, Australia’s Chief Scientist; Jane Garrett, University of Bristol; Jon King, Silicon Quantum Computing; Peter Turner, Sydney Quantum Academy

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