Annual Business Luncheon: Economic Transformation through Innovation

The Polaris Business and Innovation Centre invite you to attend our Annual Business Luncheon on Wednesday 20th September 2017 from 11.45am (for 12 noon start) until 2.00pm. The luncheon includes a 3 course meal and will be held at Sfera’s, 191 Reservoir Rd, Modbury, SA 5092.

Join us to hear South Australia’s Chief Innovator, Dr. Tom Hajdu, deliver an address highlighting the importance of innovation in economic transformation. Tom was appointed as the State’s Chief Innovator in March 2017, responsible for the innovation strategy for the South Australian economy. His appointment followed his key role in helping to establish GigCity Adelaide, which brought super-fast internet to 14 innovation precints.

Away from his role as Chief Innovator, Tom is CEO of Disrupter, his US-based strategic innovation company, and cofounder of tomandandy, a US music production company that used technology to revolutionise the way music was produced and used across film, television and advertising industries. He has sat on a number of award juries and has spoken at a number of forums including the original TED Conference, CalTech/MIT Forum, DisruptSydney, Pepperdine University’s first Disruption Conference, as well as universities worldwide about strategic innovation.

Ticket prices are: Early bird $80 (available until 20th August) and standard price $100 (from 21st August).

To book your ticket, please visit the Polaris Business and Innovation Centre Eventbrite page.