Mr Gray Bright
Technology Executive and Host of The Tomorrow Show
Dr Sarah Pearson
Pro Vice-Chancellor, Industry Engagement & Innovation, University of Newcastle
Mr Ben Johnston
Ms Connie Reese
Northrop Grumman Space Systems
Ms Zenia Tata
Director of Global Engagement and International Expansion, XPrize
Prof Peter Gibson
Professor and Director of Gastroenterology Monash University and Alfred Health
G’Day USA Innovators Xchange
Australia is known globally for its innovative and creative economy. It is a world leader in research and development with a highly-skilled workforce. Extraordinary technological change is transforming how Australians live, work, communicate and pursue good ideas.
The second G’Day USA Innovators Xchange will showcase emerging Australian technologies and young innovators flourishing in the US market and will explore US and Australian collaboration on innovation.
The event, presented by Northrop Grumman and held in partnership with innovateLA, will be hosted by The Tomorrow Show’s Gray Bright and will feature TED-style talks by leading innovators from the US and Australia, technology showcases, and a presentation of the 2017 G’Day USA Innovation Awards recognizing breakthroughs in innovation. Attendees include venture capitalists, academics, Fortune 500 company executives, industry associations, investors and postgraduate STEM students from US and Australian universities.