CeBIT Names Keynotes Team
Bill Ferris, described as Australia’s first venture capitalist and chair of the Government’s Innovation and Science Australia Board, is among the keynote speakers who will open the CeBIT Australia event at Sydney’s Olympic Park next week.
Other keynoters will include John Barilaro, Minister for Regional Development and Skills in the NSW Government; Karen Borg, Jobs for NSW CEO; OneVentures partner and executive director Anne-Marie Birkill; and TV and radio presenter and Tribe marketplace founder Jules Lund.
A major feature of the three-day show will be the Start-Up Zone, created by CeBIT with the NSW Government. Other features will include a Cyber Security Conference, and a PitchFest contest in which start-up exhibitors can pitch their business ideas to judges Steve Baxter and Karen Borg.
CeBIT Australia will run from Monday through Wednesday, May 4.