Programme – Hunter Region Digital Economy 2012

Newcastle Panthers

Friday November 30th 2012



7.30am Registration + Breakfast

7.50am Official Launch & Welcome – Brendan Brooks President of Hunter DiGiT

8.00am Tim Owen, AM, MSS MP

8.10am HVRF Presentation – Technology Use in the Hunter 2012 by Anthea Bill

8.30am Panel Discussion – Why embracing digital is important to our region

Panellists: Isabel Boniface – Microsoft; Anthea Bill – Hunter Valley Research Foundation; Gareth Berry – Unleashed; Craig Wilson – Sticky and Brendan Brooks – Hyperweb

9.15am Breakfast Close

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Start Time: 9.15am Venue: Panthers Tickets Cost: Free

9.15am Registration & Exhibition Time

9.30am Telehealth Demonstration by Hunter Mediacare Local

10.00am Panel – Gov 2.0 Looking to the Future

Panelists: Matt Crozier – Bang the Table; Anthony Scully – ABC; Jason Rumianek – Hunter Medicare Local & Roger Pryor

10.45am Product Demonstration by Deputy 

11.30am Legal matters in a digital age

Panelists: Roderick Smith – Evescourt Legal; Nick Bowditch – Facebook & Stephen Bourne - Business & Commercial Lawyer at Mananua Inc

12.15pm Product Demonstration by Microsoft

1.15pm  Product Demonstration by Microsoft

1.30pm Panel – Today’s New Business Model

Panelists: Tim Holloway – Deputy; Craig Wilson – Sticky & Marcus Westbury – Renew Australia

2.30pm Panel – How to market to the World

Panelists: Isabel Boniface – Microsoft; Damien Mahoney – Stackla & Brendan Brooks – Hyperweb

3.15pm Product Demonstration by Xero

4.00pm Panel – Cool Online Tools for business

Panelists: Gareth Berry – Unleashed; Nick Bartlett – GeoOP; Wayne Schmidt – Xero; Roger Gregg – Invitbox & Tim Holloway – Deputy HR

5.00pm Close

Eventbrite - Hunter DiGiT Launch & Expo 2012