ANNOUNCING David Thodey / Michelle Guthrie / David Speers: Advance Summit Speakers

Announcing three influential speakers for the 2016 Advance Summit: David ThodeyMichelle Guthrie and David Speers. Join us on October 21 to hear insights from some of the biggest names in Australian technology and media. 

Meet the extraordinary shortlisted candidates for the 2016 Advance Global Australian Awards and purchase your tickets to the 2016 Summit.


As the current Chair of the CSIRO David will be partaking in a candid discussion on how Australian companies should be embracing the global talent pool at its disposal in the Age of Disruption, the importance of embracing new technologies in a business setting and sharing experiences of his own journey. 


Recently appointed as the Managing Director of the ABC, Michelle will be discussing where Australia sits in terms of innovation, technology, broadcasting and entertainment. Michelle comes to the ABC from Google in Singapore where she was responsible for driving the company’s strategy and relationships with marketing and advertising agencies across Asia. 


As the Political Editor at SKY NEWS and anchor of PM Agenda and SPEERS TONIGHT, David Speers is one of Australia's most respected political journalists and interviewers.