2023 Digital Innovation Summit


21st June 9.30 am to 1pm

At Wurdi Youang ( Level 5) Geelong Library  51 Little Malop St, Geelong VIC 3220

Inspiration | Education | Networking

Business nbn and Business in Heels


the Digital Innovation Summit for Geelong.

Better Connections, Better Business

This is the business event in 2023 you can’t afford to miss.

A 2 1/2 hour interactive session with dynamic thought leaders and local specialists. You’ll leave inspired as to what’s possible to evolve and grow your business on the back of digital innovation.

Learn more on how to:

Grow your business via digital technology

Protect your business from cyber threats

Build your brand and customer base

Be inspired by retail giant Amazon.


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Our Speakers 

Be inspired by retail giant Amazon Web Services. Vishnu Patel, Partner Development Manager will talk about how you can grow and scale as an AWS partner.  He will explain the improved scalability and specialised skillsets that customers can leverage when they engage with partners to develop new and innovative solutions on the cloud.

Hear from Tanya Keating, General Manager Business at nbn to discover what technology is available to support your business across the northern suburban business communities to future-proof your business success.

Juliet MacKenzie is the Digital Skills Organisation – Industry Engagement Lead. Juliet recently joined the DSO as the Industry Engagement Lead – tasked with building deep and enduring relationships with stakeholders across the Finance, Technology and Business sectors, to define and deliver the skills industry and employers need.

Hear from Xavier O’Malley from Cyber and Infrastructure Security Centre at the Department of Home Affairs, around current and predicted cyber security issues targeted at businesses in 2023 and learn practical ways to keep your business safe.

Our Local Panelists 

Aamir Qutub

Aamir Qutub is an award-winning tech entrepreneur, angel investor, philanthropist and Founder/CEO founder of Enterprise Monkey, a software development company with HQ in Geelong and presence in four countries.

Aamir has invested in 8 technology startups and 3 social enterprises – and is passionate about solving world problems with the help of technology and AI.

Enterprise Monkey
Rebecca Sandford

Rebecca Sandford is Special Counsel at Coulter Legal. Rebecca’s legal practice has a strong focus on intellectual property law, privacy and technology law, competition and consumer law, and risk management. She will demystify your legal obligations around cyber breaches and share with you the best ways to protect your IP and business.

Matt Cowdell

Matt Cowdell serves as the Managing Director of Arthur St, a purpose-driven, transparent, and results-oriented digital marketing agency that collaborates with a diverse array of renowned Australian businesses and brands. With a focus on human-centered marketing, Matt will simplify the complexities of ChatGPT and guide you on how to effectively leverage AI for your advantage.

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Chris Davies

Chris Davies, CEO, co-founded Evologic over 20 years ago, who offer strategic IT solutions to support growing businesses locally and internationally. Evologic has grown to over 40 staff and lead their clients through ever increasing cyber-risks, based on their ISO27001 Information Security Management certification and are also a Microsoft Solutions Partner. Chris is passionate about healthy businesses from a cultural and performance perspective.




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General Admission
9.30 am to 1.00 pm includes networking lunch inspiration, education and connections. Geelong Library L5 Wurdi Youang 51 Little Malop St Geelong
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