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WORKTECH13 Melbourne WORKTECH 13 Melbourne

Tuesday 26th February 2013 at the 242 Telstra Conference Centre, Melbourne.

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WORKTECH13 Melbourne

WORKTECH13 Melbourne is a forum for all those involved in the future of work and the workplace as well as real estate, technology and innovation.

WORKTECH13 Melbourne will attract some of the biggest and brightest names to debate, discuss and divulge the latest thinking on the Future of Work and the Workplace.


WORKTECH is a leading international workplace conference series. The event has been held at locations around the world, including London, New York, San Francisco Bay, Amsterdam, Shanghai, Singapore and Manchester.

Join over 180 senior professionals from real estate, facilities, technology, executive management, architecture, design and professional advisors to further knowledge and share expertise.

WORKTECH13 Melbourne Themes:

  • Global Perspective on Workplace Innovation
  • What's Next for the Australian Workplace?
  • People & Performance
  • Re-Programming Workspace
  • Optimising your Property Portfolio & Re-Basing the Property Overhead
  • Creative Thinking for Innovation

Key Note Speakers:

Chris Kane

Chris Kane
CEO BBC Commercial Projects – a division of BBC Commercial Holdings Ltd

Chris Kane joined the BBC in January 2004 as Head of Corporate Real Estate. In 2012 he transferred to BBC Commercial Projects.

Under his leadership the BBC has delivered a £2bn property transformation to support the move to digital production, modernising 40% of the entire estate and delivering two million square feet of highly flexible new office and production space. A key element being the BBC’s new home in Media City UK. In 2012 he masterminded the £200m sale of the BBC’s 1m sq. ft. Television Centre. His long-term commitment to and enthusiasm for place making and encouraging new ways of working have been key in ensuring that all the BBC’s new workplaces will provide effective support for an increasingly agile workforce. Prior to joining the BBC, he was Vice-President of International Corporate Real Estate for the Walt Disney Company Before moving to Disney, Chris Kane was a Partner in Corporate Real Estate Services at Jones Lang Wootton.

Hugh Bradlow

Hugh Bradlow
Chief Technology Officer and Head of Innovation, Telstra Corporation

Hugh S. Bradlow is Chief Technology Officer and Head of Innovation for Telstra and is responsible for investigating the future technologies that will impact Telstra's business, as well as developing how new technologies can be used to create innovative new services. Hugh is at the forefront of all things new in the information and communications space.

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Gaia Grant
Author and Executive Managing Director, Tirian International Consultancy

Gaia Grant is Executive Managing Director of Tirian International Consultancy and the author of several books, including most recently the breakthrough book on creative thinking and innovation Who Killed Creativity?... And How Can We Get It Back? (Jossey Bass / Wiley). Gaia is a perceptive and engaging communicator who is able to utilise a diverse range of fascinating ideas to relate to and inspire audiences.

Philip Ross

Philip Ross
Futurologist & CEO, Cordless Group & UNWORK

Philip is an author, consultant and commentator specialising in the future of work. He predicts the way that new trends and forces such as emerging technology will shape how we work, live, learn and enjoy leisure. He has written a number of books on the future of cities, work and workplace including The Creative Office, The 21st Century Office and Space to Work (all co-authored with Jeremy Myerson). He has also contributed to a number of other books including the Corporate Fool and the Responsible Workplace.

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