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AgileAus20-1 - Sofitel Melbourne on Collins - Monday 12 July 2021
8:00am
Registration and Coffee
AgileAus20-1 - Sofitel Melbourne on Collins - Monday 12 July 2021
8:00am
Registration and Coffee
Room
Grand Ballroom
9:00am

Conference open and Welcome to Country from a representative from the Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Cultural Heritage Aboriginal Corporation

Moving Beyond Agility - co-creating new realities

Alison Cameron - Co-founder, Adaptive Cultures
Kicking off the 12th annual AgileAus, Alison invites us to Move Beyond Agility and co-create a more compassionate and sustainable future

Indigenous knowledge for better ways of working

Tyson Yunkaporta - Senior Lecturer, Indigenous Knowledges, Deakin University
Acclaimed author and educator Tyson helps uncover gold at the margins of society with his insights on how Indigenous knowledge can inform better ways of working

9:00am

Conference open and Welcome to Country from a representative from the Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Cultural Heritage Aboriginal Corporation

Moving Beyond Agility – constructing new realities

Alison Cameron - Co-founder, Adaptive Cultures
Kicking off the12th annual AgileAus, Alison invites us to Move Beyond Agility and co-create a more compassionate and sustainable future

Indigenous knowledge for better ways of working

Tyson Yunkaporta - Senior Lecturer, Indigenous Knowledges, Deakin University
Acclaimed author and educator Tyson helps uncover gold at the margins of society with his insights on how Indigenous knowledge can inform better ways of working

11:00am
Morning tea
11:00am
Morning tea
11:30am

Challenges in Combating Loneliness Beyond COVID

Michelle H Lim - Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology, Swinburne University
After the collective drought in meaningful social connection of 2020, Dr Lim paints a picture of the biggest health challenge beyond COVID-19: loneliness

Climate Change is the biggest problem that we have to solve, what can the tech community do?

Eytan Lenko - Chairperson, Beyond Zero Emissions
Climate Change is perhaps the most wicked problem that we must solve. Clean-energy transition thought-leader Eytan shines a light on what we as a tech community can do to help!

Staying mentally Agile in a rapidly changing world

Grant Blashki - Lead Clinical Advisor, Beyond Blue
Dr Blashki shares his practical perspectives on staying mentally Agile in a rapidly changing world. You’ll leave with strategies for adapting at the individual, workplace and societal levels

11:30am

Challenges in Combating Loneliness Beyond COVID

Michelle H Lim - Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology, Swinburne University
After the collective drought in meaningful social connection of 2020, Dr Lim paints a picture of the biggest health challenge beyond COVID-19: loneliness

Climate Change is the biggest problem that we have to solve, what can the tech community do?

Eytan Lenko - Chairperson, Beyond Zero Emissions
Climate Change is perhaps the most wicked problem that we must solve. Clean-energy transition thought-leader Eytan shines a light on what we as a tech community can do to help!

Staying mentally Agile in a rapidly changing world

Grant Blashki - Lead Clinical Advisor, Beyond Blue
Dr Blashki shares his practical perspectives on staying mentally Agile in a rapidly changing world. You’ll leave with strategies for adapting at the individual, workplace and societal levels

1:00pm
Lunch
1:00pm
Lunch
1:45pm

Things that matter

Stephen Parnis - Consultant Emergency Physician
After being on the frontlines as an emergency worker during the pandemic, Dr Parnis shares things that help and some things that don’t when teams, leaders and workplaces are faced with overwhelming uncertainty and adversity

Hooked! Connect, Engage and Inspire with Storytelling

Yamini Naidu - Business storyteller
Isn’t it always the story, the anecdote, the example that you remember long after the event? Hear from Yamini on harnessing business storytelling for purpose and results to transform the way you lead and listen

1:45pm

Things that matter

Stephen Parnis - Consultant Emergency Physician
After being on the frontlines as an emergency worker during the pandemic, Dr Parnis shares things that help and some things that don’t when teams, leaders and workplaces are faced with overwhelming uncertainty and adversity

Hooked! Connect, Engage and Inspire with Storytelling

Yamini Naidu - Business storyteller
Isn’t it always the story, the anecdote, the example that you remember long after the event? Hear from Yamini on harnessing business storytelling for purpose and results to transform the way you lead and listen

3:15pm
Afternoon tea
3:15pm
Afternoon tea

3:45pm

How do we find agility at a new level in a post-COVID world?

Bernard Salt - Columnist, speaker, business advisor and media commentator
How do we find agility at a new level in a post-COVID world? Bernard will help us understand which skills fit into the new way of living, working and doing business with eye-opening demographic insights

3:45pm

How do we find agility at a new level in a post-COVID world?

Bernard Salt - Columnist, speaker, business advisor and media commentator
How do we find agility at a new level in a post-COVID world? Bernard will help us understand which skills fit into the new way of living, working and doing business with eye-opening demographic insights

4:45pm
End Day 1
4:45pm
End Day 1
AgileAus20-1 - Sofitel Melbourne on Collins - Tuesday 13 July 2021
8:30am
Registration
AgileAus20-1 - Sofitel Melbourne on Collins - Tuesday 13 July 2021
8:30am
Registration
Room
Ballroom 1 (Perth)
Ballroom 2 (Sydney)
Ballroom 3 (Brisbane)
9:00am

Ballroom 2 (Sydney)

Governing with Agility

Phil Gadzinski, Bupa
&
Tony Ponton, Elabor8

9:45am

Ballroom 1 (Perth)

Lessons on gaining exec buy-in from a CxO

Michael Fagan, Village Roadshow

Ballroom 2 (Sydney)

Agile Practice Umbrella

Rashina Hoda, Monash University

10:30am

Deep Dive

Michael Fagan, Village Roadshow

Deep Dive with Rashina Hoda

Impromptu Lightning talks

10:30am

Ballroom 1 (Perth)

Deep Dive

Michael Fagan, Village Roadshow

Ballroom 2 (Sydney)

Deep Dive with Rashina Hoda

Ballroom 3 (Brisbane)

Impromptu Lightning talks

11:00am
Morning tea
11:00am
Morning tea
Room
Ballroom 1 (Perth)
Ballroom 2 (Sydney)
Ballroom 3 (Brisbane)
11:30am

Measuring enterprise agility and leadership through organisational psychology

Mia Horrigan
&
Matthew Hodgson
Zen Ex Machina
Sponsored session

11:30am

Ballroom 2 (Sydney)

Introduction to Machine Learning

Jack Rust, PaperCut

Ballroom 3 (Brisbane)

Measuring enterprise agility and leadership through organisational psychology

Mia Horrigan & Matthew Hodgson, Zen Ex Machina
Sponsored session

1:00pm
Lunch
1:00pm
Lunch
Room
Ballroom 1 (Perth)
Ballroom 2 (Sydney)
Ballroom 3 (Brisbane)
1:45pm

Ballroom 3 (Brisbane)

My Big Fat Agile Wedding

Lucy Munanto, Lexicon Digital
(20min)

The biggest failure of my IT career

Anna Fiofilova, MYOB Australia
(20min)

2:30pm

Ballroom 1 (Perth)

Open Universities Australia gets educated... in Agile WoW!

Anand Rego & David Tran, Open Universities Australia

Ballroom 3 (Brisbane)

Panel: Exploring future wellbeing

Catalina Lopera, Who Gives A Crap; Jo Montanari, Culture Amp; Helen Souness, RMIT Online

Moderated by Adel Smee, Zendesk

3:15pm
Afternoon tea
3:15pm
Afternoon tea
Room
Ballroom 1 (Perth)
Ballroom 2 (Sydney)
Ballroom 3 (Brisbane)
3:45pm

Ballroom 1 (Perth)

People Over Process

Adam Boas
MYOB Australia

Ballroom 2 (Sydney)

Straight Talk

Adrian Fittolani
Target Australia

Ballroom 3 (Brisbane)

Bringing Purpose to Life with OKRs

Ben Hogan
AgileBen

4:30pm
AgileAus20-1 retrospective & Closing drinks at Pope Joan (Sofitel driveway)
4:30pm
AgileAus20-1 retrospective & Closing drinks at Pope Joan (Sofitel driveway)

* This program is subject to change

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