CEBIT Australia: 100 industry leaders help shape new-look event

CEBIT Australia launched the first section of its 2019 program. The focus of the program – key digital transformation issues that businesses are facing as they seek to innovate and grow.

What’s said to be Asia-Pacific’s largest business technology conference and exhibition, the event will be held October 29-31 at Sydney’s International Convention Centre.

“Based on extensive work with our incredible Advisory Committee members over the last six months, we formulated six content pillars to build the framework of the conference content,” CEBIT Australia Chairperson and former Facebook CEO ANZ, Stephen Scheeler explained.

“These include the areas of transformation and disruption, business growth, data privacy and trust, the future of work, changing lives with technology, and the application of emerging technology,” Mr Scheeler added.

World-class speakers

Keynote speakers, who are expected to present on the CEBIT Central stage include, UK-based Stephen Attenborough, employee number one and now Commercial Director of Virgin Galactic; and the 2018 Australian of the Year, Michelle Simmons, Scientia Professor of Quantum Physics at the Faculty of Science, University of New South Wales.

The conference is also expected to feature over 200 speakers, including Ilan Frank, Director of Product, Enterprise, Slack; Mikko Hypponen, Chief Research Officer of F-Secure; and James Gilbert, APAC, Marketing Director, HubSpot.


Tickets for CEBIT Australia are now on sale at


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