Agenda Overview

On Demand Sessions

Wednesday, August 18, 2021
8:30 AM - 8:45 AMIntroduction from Chairperson 
8:45 AM - 9:15 AMKeynote Presentation: Models for innovation and investment – lessons from NRELRichard Adams
9:15 AM - 9:45 AMKeynote PresentationAdrian Beer
9:45 AM - 10:15 AMMorning Tea 
10:15 AM - 11:00 AMPANEL: How to increase LP investor appetite for extractive sector technology investmentsCharles Gillies Chris Vinson
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMA CEFC perspective on decarbonising the mining sector using new technologiesRob Wilson
11:30 AM - 12:00 PMCASE STUDY – EMESENTDr. Stefan Hrabar Mike Zimmerman
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMLunch 
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMPANEL: Driving Innovation to Address the Most Pressing ChallengesMark Atkinson Ulric J. Ferner Ron Gauci Sharna Glover
1:45 PM - 2:15 PMCase Study – South 32Tijana LaBianca
2:15 PM - 3:00 PMPANEL: Energy Transition - how technology is aiding the energy and mining sectors contribute to a net-zero carbon futureAnil Subramanya Joe Corvetti
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMAfternoon Tea 
3:30 PM - 4:15 PMPANEL: Incubators and Accelerators – models for fast-tracking innovation and investmentTuan Lam James Tilbury
4:15 PM - 5:00 PMPANEL: The Hydrogen economy - opportunities for innovationSuren Thurairajah Brad Neilson David Cavanagh
Thursday, August 19, 2021
8:30 AM - 8:45 AMIntroduction from Chairperson 
8:45 AM - 9:15 AMKeynote Presentation: Driving energy sector transformation and unlocking +$10 billion of new value for the Australian economyMiranda Taylor
9:15 AM - 9:45 AMCSIRO’s role in the conceptualisation, incentivisation and commercialisation of technology in the energy and mining sectorsRajiv Cabraal
9:45 AM - 10:15 AMMorning Tea 
10:15 AM - 11:00 AMPANEL: Progressing your start-up through maturity stages – from Angel to IPOLaura Faulconer
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMOpen Innovation – harnessing local and global expertiseJustin Strharsky
11:30 AM - 12:00 PMLeading Intentional Disruption: how to throw the grenade and catch it!Sarah Coleman
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMLunch 
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMPANEL: How technology start-ups can market and sell to large corporationsKris Poria Ulric J. Ferner Tijana LaBianca
1:45 PM - 2:30 PMPANEL: The Rewards and Challenges of being an Impact Investor in Industrial TechnologiesMick Liubinskas Monica Richter Rob Adamson Zarmeen Pavri
2:30 PM - 3:00 PMAfternoon Tea 
3:00 PM - 3:45 PMPANEL: Accessing International and Capital MarketsPatrick Mooney Jeremy Liddle
3:45 PM - 4:30 PMPANEL: Robotics and Automation Opportunities in the energy and mining sectorsDr. Sue Keay Eduardo Nebot Andrew Scott
Time Zone: (UTC+10:00) Sydney [Change Time Zone]