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Digital Innovation Festival presents

A More Connected World #DIFhub19

A connected world offers exciting possibilities from efficiencies and the creation of new business opportunities to reducing environmental impact.

Join us for a whirlwind tour exploring the possibilities of a more connected world from 5G & wearable tech to IoT, smart cities and autonomous vehicles. You’ll come away with a solid understanding of how these approaches & technologies are being utilised now and also some pitfalls to watch out for.



Host and facilitator: Alex Mackey, Principal Consultant, Readify / Telstra

Speakers: Akanksha Malik and Ben Pearson

About Alex Mackey

Principal Consultant with Readify/Telstra and an author and speaker, Alex specialises in helping organisations solve issues and make the most of tech.

About Akanksha Malik

Akanksha is a graduate Data Scientist at Readify, working with clients to help them solve problems by making more informed decisions with data. She is a firm believer of diversity and inclusivity and is currently a co-organiser of Women Who Code Melbourne.

About Ben Pearson

Ben is current working at Readify while finishing up his Bachelor of Software Engineering. He enjoys problem solving and developing solutions that aren’t immediately obvious. His interest in AI and ethics was sparked through conversations with colleagues around solving philosophical problems with programs.




The 2019 DIF Hub recorded  sessions over 5 days of the 2019 Digital Innovation Festival from Monday 2 to Friday 6 September at the Victorian Innovation Hub, Goods Shed North, Docklands.

Watch on demand the DIFhub19 event series. 

This session is part of the Connected World Day recorded on Wed 4 Sep 2019.