Tech Week 2022

 

Events | 03 Aug 2022

Tech Week 2022

Hall & Wilcox invite you to be part of our inaugural Tech Week, where key industry speakers will discuss the latest issues on technology, innovation and law.

Launching on Monday 15 August, topics include innovation and data, cyber, crypto, blockchain, taking tech businesses to market – capital raising and corporate transactions, and how companies innovatively use technology to solve problems.

Speakers include industry experts from 333 Capital, ACCC, Accenture, ASIC, Blockchain APAC, BTC MarketsCheckbox.au, Cointree, CrowdStrikeCrypto.com, DeloitteEY, Eudaemon TechnologiesDepartment of Customer ServiceNSW Gov, Lumi InteractiveMarsh, reinventure, and the Tech Council of Australia.

Join in person or virtually – this is a must attend for those wanting to learn and be inspired by the most influential tech leaders in the industry.

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Innovation, data and the whole economy
Spotlight on cyber
Decrypting crypto and making sense of blockchain
Taking tech businesses to market – capital raising and corporate transactions
Celebration of innovation: using technology to solve problems

Innovation, data and the whole economy

Monday 15 August

12.30pm for a 1.00pm start - 2.30pm AEST

Join our expert panel as they provide valuable insight on ‘innovation, technology and the whole economy’, with a key focus on the way data and innovation can benefit the economy. This will include a keynote address by The Hon. Victor Dominello MP, Minister for Digital and Minister for Customer Service, NSW Government.

Confirmed panellists:
Minister Dominello

The Hon. Victor Dominello MP
Minister for Digital and Minister for Customer Service
NSW Government

 

Natasha Doherty

Natasha Doherty
Managing Director
Accenture Australia

Paul web

Paul Franklin
Executive General Manager
Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC)

Tom McMahon

Tom McMahon
Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Tech Council of Australia

Jenny Young

Jenny Young
EY Oceania Consumer Markets, Managing Partner
EY

Spotlight on cyber

Tuesday 16 August

12.30pm for a 1.00pm start - 2.00pm AEST

Join our industry experts as they identify key trends in cyber attacks and what companies can do to mitigate cyber risk, share insight as to key issues in the cyber insurance market and how Marsh assists clients obtain it; and provide the regulator’s expectations regarding cyber risk management and areas of focus.

Confirmed panellists:
Phillip Magness

Phillip Magness
Senior Manager, Markets Enforcement
Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC)

Hannah Morgans

Hannah Morgans
Growth Leader, Pacific, Cyber Practice
Marsh

PaulPratley

Paul Pratley
Principal Consultant – Incident Response
CrowdStrike Services

Decrypting crypto and making sense of blockchain

Wednesday 17 August

12.30pm for a 1.00pm start - 2.00pm AEST

Got questions about blockchain or crypto? Let our expert panel answer them. They’ll deep dive into and decrypt all things blockchain and crypto including institutional adoption of crypto, why traditional finance is getting involved, crypto as payments, Defi, and NFTs (not just the art) but tokens to demonstrate provenance and ownership and the Metaverse.

Confirmed panellists:
caroline web

Caroline Bowler
Chief Executive Officer
BTC Markets

Liya Dashkina

Liya Dashkina
Head of Investor Relations and Investment Operations
Reinventure

karl web

Karl Mohan
General Manager in Asia Pacific
Crypto.com

Jess Renden Cointree

Jess Renden
Chief Executive Officer
Cointree

Steve Vallas

Steve Vallas
Managing Director
Blockchain APAC

Taking tech businesses to market - capital raising and corporate transactions

Thursday 18 August

12.30pm for a 1.00pm start - 2.00pm AEST

Join our expert panel as they discuss current trends in IT M&A and capital raising, key considerations when undertaking a corporate transaction, insight on recent deals including the key issues encountered from both sides, and how the lockdown era has changed capital raising.

Confirmed panellists:
lauren web

Lauren Clinnick
CEO and Marketing
Lumi Interactive

Jarron Puszet

Jarron Puszet
Executive Director
333 Capital

Adam Ryan

Adam Ryan
Professor of Practice (Entrepreneurship)
Monash University

Tom Smalley headshot

Tom Smalley
Investment Manager
Skalata Ventures

Celebration of Innovation: using technology to solve problems

Friday 19 August

12.30pm for a 1.00pm start - 2.00pm AEST

Join our expert panel as they shine a spotlight on how they have innovatively used technology to solve problems and share their experiences as to the role leaders can play in driving change through innovative thinking and collaboration.

Confirmed panellists:
Nick Northcott Eudaemon

Nick Northcott
Executive Chairman & Co-Founder
Eudaemon Technologies

Sumith

Sumith Perera
Chief Operating Officer
Hall & Wilcox

Pete Williams Deloitte

Peter Williams
Chief Edge Officer, Deloitte
Board Member, Hall & Wilcox, and Chair, Frank Lab Advisory Board

evan web

Evan Wong
Co-founder and CEO
Checkbox

Facilitators

Ben Hamilton

Partner & Tech Week Leader

Hall & Wilcox

Jacqui Barrett

Partner & Head of US Practice

Hall & Wilcox

John Bassilios

Partner, Fintech and Blockchain Lead

Hall & Wilcox

John Gray

Partner, Technology and Digital Economy Co-Lead & NSW Government Co-Lead

Hall & Wilcox

Jasmine Koh

Senior Associate & Head of Frank

Hall & Wilcox

Eden Winokur

Partner & Head of Cyber

Hall & Wilcox

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