Australian Information Industry Association


Emerging Leaders, Emerging Business – POSTPONED

Date: Monday 30 March 2020

Time: 04:30 pm - 08:00 pm

Where: Innovation Hub The Goods Shed, 710 Collins St Docklands [Kitchen area]

Enquiries: Carmelle Pavan

AIIA Member Early Bird Price:$0.00 (Incl. GST) Table of : $0.00 (Incl. GST)

Non-Member Early Bird Price:$0.00 (Incl. GST) Table of : $0.00 (Incl. GST)

AIIA Member Price:$0.00 (Incl. GST) Table of : $0.00 (Incl. GST)

Non-Member Price:$0.00 (Incl. GST) Table of : $0.00 (Incl. GST)


This event is to launch / promote the Emerging Leaders program to businesses and graduates; event includes networking opportunities.

Emerging Leaders, Emerging Business

Connecting the next generation in ICT with leaders of today

What do you need to know to succeed as an emerging leader in the ICT industry? Gain greater insights from industry leaders and mentors, and learn how to expand your business from some of our successful Australian brands.

The AIIA is proud to launch the Emerging Leaders Program at this special event in the Innovation Hub. The Emerging Leaders Program is specifically targeted to graduate programs within the AIIA member groups – the emerging leaders are the next generation of ICT leaders – the AIIA recognises the need to create relevant and compelling content that aims to assist our future leaders.

Tickets for the launch event are free but registration is essential. The launch event includes entry, light refreshments plus hot and cold canapes as well as networking opportunities.

Hurry, book now to secure your ticket as this will be a sell-out event!


John Ieraci
Chief Customer Officer

Telstra & AIIA Board Member

As Chief Customer Officer for Telstra Enterprise, John Ieraci leads the Customer Management and sales division for Telstra’s Enterprise and Government portfolio. In addition, John has accountability for the Telstra Broadcast Services and Telstra Mining Services businesses.

Laura Anderson
Chair of LaunchVic

Laura Anderson is an international Company Director and Chairman of SVI Global Pty Ltd, OneGlobalVenture Pty Ltd and the Foundation for the Advancement of Science and Technology.

Laura has worked extensively across governments and industries locally and globally as a senior adviser on global governance, strategy transformation and risk optimisation. Her professional speciality has been in harnessing the power of big data and its effects on global supply chains, industry structures, infrastructure development and societal transformation.

Judy Sahay
Managing Director, Crowd Media Group

Judy Sahay is the Founder and Managing Director of Crowd Media Group - a group of three award wining companies working together to connect brands with consumers in the most seamless way.

Judy has co-authored three books, was named Australia’s Top 50 Influencer (2017), named Top 100 Media Powerhouse (2018), finalist in Women in Media Awards (2017), Women FinTech Leader of the Year finalist in (2018) and recently named Women in Tech finalist by B&T in partnership with Google.

Ron Gauci
Chief Executive Officer, AIIA

Ron is a leader of the ICT industry with significant experience in senior leadership and executive roles in ASX & NYSE listed, global multinational organisations such as Microsoft, Telstra, Siebel, Verizon Business and IBM. Ron is widely recognised as a transformation specialist, having delivered success despite significant challenges and adversity.


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