Ross Dawson – Chairman
Ross Dawson is globally recognised as a leading futurist, entrepreneur, keynote speaker and bestselling author. He is founding chairman of international consulting firm Advanced Human Technologies, futures think tank Future Exploration Network and events company The Insight Exchange. His books include the acclaimed Living Networks which in 2002 anticipated the social networking revolution. Dawson has been named as one of the 40 biggest players in Australia’s digital age, and his blog Trends in the Living Networks is ranked as one of the top business blogs in the world. He has delivered keynotes on six continents and appears regularly in the world’s leading business media.
Julianne Street – Manager of Support Services
Julianne Street (Julie) puts her years of administration experience to good work, she is responsible for keeping on top of all of our current, past and future projects, managing our extended team as well as providing technical support. Since 2008 Julie has worked in The Insight Exchange’s sister organisations Future Exploration Network and Advanced Human Technologies. With a diploma in Digital Media, Julie has a passion for all things tech. She specialised in Flash, and has a talent for representing ideas visually.
Nikki Kirkman – Finance and Administration Manager
Nikki Kirkman is a Financial Administrator with 15 years experience working with clients specialising in Sustainability, Media and Communications, Events Management, Graphic Design and Software Development. Most recently, Nikki was a core member of an International Sustainability Advisory firm predominantly based in the United Arab Emirates. She has operated a successful book keeping business for over nine years, assisting Business Owners and Directors implement procedures and accounting systems. Nikki holds an Associate Diploma in Business (Accounting) and is currently working towards a Masters in Accountancy.