B2B ROCKS SYDNEY 2019 SCHEDULE

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Thursday 6 June 2019 - Conference Room
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8.30-9 AM Registration & Networking

Doors open, networking time with other attendees, speakers, sponsors and guests.

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9-9.10 AM Opening Talk & Event Kickoff

Leo Denes & Axel Peyriere @ B2B Rocks

Charles Prouse
9.10-9.20 AM Welcome Speech

Charles Prouse, Initiative Lead - Indigenous Supplier Diversity @ LendLease

Ben Weinberger
9.20-9.40 AM TALK #1 - State of Play of Corporate Innovation in Australia

Ben Weinberger, Corporate Innovation Advisor @ Slingshot

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9.40-10.20 AM PANEL #1 - Challenges around Corporate & Startup Engagement

Anthony Johnston, CEO @ CoVentured (MC)

Angela Clark, CEO @ Beem it
Daniel Biondi, CTO ANZ @ DXC Technology

Jasna Sims
10.20-10.40 AM TALK #2 - Lendlease's approach to innovation and Startups

Jasna Sims, Group Head of Innovation Culture @ Lendlease

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10.40-11.10 AM Coffee Break & Networking

Meet and engage with the audience. 

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11.10-11.50 AM PANEL #2 - Use of Blockchain in the B2B space

John Greenhow, Managing Director @ Peloton Blockhain (MC)

Tim Lea @ Tokenarty
Lambros Photios, CEO @ Station Five

Robert Wickham
11.50 AM - 12.10 PM TALK #3 Create a Culture of Learning in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Robert Wickham, Vice President & Growth Program Manager, Asia Pacific Region @ Salesforce

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12.10-3.30 PM Lunch Break & Networking

Meet and engage with speakers, attendees, guests, sponsors and exhibitors. Fully catered conference. Food, drinks, teas and coffees included.

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1.30-3 PM Workshops

Please refer to the workshops schedule below.

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3.30-4.10 PM PANEL #3 Founders Journey Feedbacks

Yifat Shirben, CEO & Co-Founder @ Flint & Spark (MC)

Mike Sharkey, CEO & Co-Founder @AutoPilot HQ
Ben Brophy, CEO & Co-Founder @Upwire
Jessica Ruhfus, CEO & Founder @ Collabosaurus
Matt Browne, CEO & Co-Founder @ DoneSafe

4.10-4.30 PM TALK #4

Rockstar speaker being onboarded...

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4.30-5.10 PM PANEL #4 Going Global as a B2B Startup

Cynthia Dearin, Founder, International Business Strategist, Author & Keynote Speaker @ Dearin & Associates (MC)

Joanne Cooper, MD @ IDExchange
Mac Wang, Head of ANZ @ Stripe
Dai Williams, SVP Strategy and Partnership @ SiteMinder
Sylvain Mansotte, CEO & Co-Founder @ Whispli

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5.10 PM Closing Remarks

Leo Denes @ B2B Rocks, Founder Australian edition

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5.20-9.00 PM Networking Cocktail

Meet and engage with B2B & SaaS leaders, thinkers and shakers, corporates, businesses, startups and scaleups.

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Friday 7 June 2019 - Conference Room
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8.30-9.00 AM Registration & Networking

Doors open, morning tea and networking

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9-9.20 AM TALK #5 - How data is changing our lives

Lisa Claes, CEO of CoreLogic International @ Core Logic

Liz Jakubowski
9.20-10 AM PANEL #5 - Women entrepreneurship in the B2B space

Liz Jakubowski, Director & Founder @ Data61 (MC)

Lisa Claes, CEO @ Core Logic
Danielle Lewis, CEO & Co-Founder @ Scrunch
Stella Unphongphan, Director @ SoGal
Michelle Deaker, Managing Partner @ OneVentures

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10-10.30 AM Coffee Break & Networking

Meet and engage with the audience. 

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10.30 AM - 12 PM Workshops

Meet in the workshop rooms with our partners. Refer to our Workshop schedule below.

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12-1.30 PM Lunch Break & Networking

Meet and engage with speakers, attendees, guests, sponsors and exhibitors. Fully catered conference. Food, drinks, teas and coffees included.

1.30-1.50 PM TALK #6

Rockstar speaker being onboarded.

David Kenney
1.50-2.30 PM PANEL #6 - The "Famous" B2B Investors Panel

David Kenney, Advisor, Mentor, Partner @ Hall Chadwick (MC)

Damian Fox, Investment Director @ Carthona Capital
Elicia MacDonald, Investor @ Airtree VC
Andrey Shirben, Founding Partner @ Follow the Seed
Grant Chamberlain, Partner @ OneVentures

2.30-2.50 PM TALK #7

Rockstar speaker being onboarded...

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2.50-3 PM Closing Remarks

Leo Denes @ B2B Rocks, Founder Australian edition

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3-4.30 PM Networking 

Meet and engage with B2B & SaaS leaders, thinkers and shakers, corporates, businesses, startups and scaleups.

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Thursday 6 & Friday 7 June - Workshop Rooms
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6 JUNE / 1.15 - 2.15 PM B2B Rocks Scaleup Awards

5 B2B Scaleup Pitches in front of audience & judges
Workshop Room #1

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6 JUNE / 1.30 - 2.15 PM Removing the barriers between Corporates and Scaleups working together

Workshop mostly for scaleups and corporates
Workshop Room #2

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6 JUNE / 2.15 - 3.15 PM B2B Rocks Startup Awards

5 B2B Startup Pitches in front of audience & judges
Workshop Room #1

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6 JUNE / 2.15 - 3 PM Got your Bot? Create one and get your time back!

Come join Salesforce and learn how to create your own bot (on paper!) and see how you might be able to create time in your business!
Workshop Room #2

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7 JUNE / 10.30 - 11.15 AM The step by step formula for international success

Workshop by our partner Dearin & Associates
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7 JUNE / 10.30 - 11.15 AM Succeeding as Indigenous Tech Companies

Workshop by our partner Lendlease
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7 JUNE / 11.15 AM - 12 PM Stripe fireside chat 

Moderated by Dave Gardiner @ Carthona Capital
Mac Wang @ Stripe
TBC @ AirTasker
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7 JUNE / 11.15 AM - 12 PM From Startup to Scaleup Using Technology

Come join Salesforce to hear from tech peers on how Marketing Automation accelerates growth and creates scale in startups !
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