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2020 Pearcey Oration & Victorian Entrepreneur of the Year Award
The Victorian Pearcey Entrepreneur Award and Pearcey Oration are proud to be part of the annual Digital Innovation Festival since 2016.
Who will deliver the 2020 Pearcey Oration?
The Pearcey Oration is presented each year by an eminent expert reflecting on critical contemporary issues impacting our nation, arising from the introduction and adoption of new and advanced technologies into our society.
2018 Pearcey Oration Paul Shetler (Vale 2020), a technologist and entrepreneur and buider of major government digital initiatives delivered a provocative talk entitled "Be Bold Australia!" Read more...
Who will be the 2020 Victorian Entrepreneur of the Year?
The Pearcey State Entrepreneur Awards are aimed at encouraging and rewarding fresh and innovative talent in the ICT profession. It is awarded to an individual during their career who have "taken a risk, made a difference and is an inspiration" within the ICT industry within each Australian State. Past Victorian Awardees include:
2019 Craig McDonald, founder and CEO of MailGuard and BlackEvents (Pictured)
2018 Bernie Tschirren and Michael Cameron, co-founders of Rome2Rio
2017 Cyan and Collis Ta'eed, co-founders of Envato
2016 Martin Hosking co-founder of Redbubble