Adobe Symposium | The Digital Experiences Conference | 15-16 August | Sydney, Australia

Adobe Symposium Australia

Conference Speakers

 
LEARN FROM OTHER EXPERIENCE MAKERS.
Symposium speakers will inspire you to push boundaries and create exceptional customer experiences.
 
Join thought leaders, experts, and global brands from around the region who are at the forefront of change. With inspiring keynotes and breakout sessions, you'll gain insights into the fast-moving world of marketing and creativity. 
 

FEATURED SPEAKERS:

 
DAVID GODSMAN
Chief Digital Officer
The Coca-Cola Company
 
JOHN O'SULLIVAN
Managing Director
Tourism Australia
 
MARK TEPERSON
Chief Digital Officer
Accent Group Ltd
 
CINDY GALLOP
Brand Reinvention Consultant
 
TIM URBAN
Creator, Wait But Why
 
VINCE FROST
Founder and Executive Creative Director
Frost*collective
  
RONNI KAHN
CEO & Founder
OzHarvest
 
CELESTE BARBER
Sneaks Co-host
 
JAMES VICTORE
Award-Winning Designer and Author
  
KAREN ALSOP
Photographic Digital Artist
  
SHANTANU NARAYEN
Chairman, President & CEO
Adobe
  
BRAD RENCHER
Executive Vice President and General Manager, Digital Experience
Adobe
  
PAUL ROBSON
President, Asia Pacific
Adobe
 
STEVE HAMMOND
Senior Director, Digital Experience
Adobe
 
BRYAN LAMKIN
Executive Vice President and General Manager, Digital Media
Adobe
 
 

SESSION SPEAKERS:

 
CLAIRE EVANS
Managing Director
Grumpy Sailor
 
LUKE WHEATLEY
Head of Creative, Content and Digital Marketing
Flight Centre Travel Group
 
ADAM SPENCER
Comedian and Author
 
MELISSA LIBRANDI
General Manager, Marketing & Communications
Discovery Parks
 
OLIVER REES
General Manager, Torque Data
Velocity Frequent Flyer / Virgin Australia
 
RACHNA GANDHI
Executive General Manager Customer Strategy & Digital
Suncorp Group
 
LEON CONDON
CEO
Engagis
 
ANDREW REID
Managing Director
TEG Analytics & TEG Research
 
DAVE RUMSEY
Global CEO
ASAP+
 
JULIETTE STEAD
Vice President, APAC
Telaria
 
BEN COOPER
Managing Director
Tricky Jigsaw
 
PETER BUCKMASTER
Director Digital Experience Design
NSW Department of Education
 
ANNALISE BOOKER
Digital Data & Technology Manager
CUB
 
ALESSIO BRESCIANI
General Manager, Digital Channels & Innovation
Australia Post
 
LEE DENHAM
Head of Performance & Optimisation, Digital Channels & Innovation
Australia Post
 
DAVID GOODES
Manager, Automated Marketing Capability, Customer Experience
Suncorp
 
ROCKY SCOPELLITI
Director, Centre for Industry 4.0
Optus
CALLUM TOD
General Manager Digital Strategy
HESTA
 
JESSICA WILSON
Founder
STASHD
 
JULES LUND
Founder
TRIBE
 
NADIA CAMERON
Publisher and Editor of CMO Australia
IDG Communications
 
ANGELO KOURTIS
Vice-President (People and Advancement)
Western Sydney University
 
AMANDA THIRD
Associate Professor, Institute for Culture & Society
Western Sydney University
 
SAUL LOPES
Head of CRM & Loyalty
Virgin Holidays UK
 
ADAM CRANE
Global Marketing Taxonomist
Dell
 
JENNIFER GALLOWAY
Head of Strategic Development
Charles Sturt University
 
PIPPA CHAMBERS
Editor
AdNews
 
PETER PYNTA
Director – Sales & Marketing
Neuro-Insight Pty Ltd
 
ANGELO SINIBALDI
Head of Data Products
Nine
 
TESSA O’RORKE
Digital Sales & Strategy, DigiTech
Westpac NZ
 
YOUSIF AL-SHEKLY
Senior CRM Technical Advisor Analytics
Westpac NZ
 
JONATHAN STEEL
Head of Digital at Velocity Frequent Flyer
Virgin Australia Group
 
SIMON HARRIES
Manager, Customer Experience, Velocity Frequent Flyer
Virgin Australia Group
 
ADRIANA PORTER
Leader – Customer Relationship Management
Virgin Australia Group
 
DREW ASCOUGH
Leader - Performance Media & Analytics
Virgin Australia Group
 
SIMON CANT
Managing Partner
Reinventure
 
MARCUS ROBINSON
CEO
Stackchat
 
MARK GRETTON
Director
CHE Proximity
 
NORM DUCE
Executive Manager, Business Services
REA Group
 
GEMMA ANDERSON
Head of Performance and Growth, Performance Marketing
Deakin University
 
JESSICA CHAN
Audience Automation Manager
eBay Australia & New Zealand
 
JUDE LEON
Head of Integrated Marketing Communications
Australian Red Cross Blood Service
 
CAROLINE RUDDICK
General Manager, Marketing
Latitude Financial Services
 
EDWARD BROOKS
Senior Manager - Digital Marketing
South Australian Tourism Commission
 
MATT TAYLOR
Head of Storytelling
Deloitte Digital
 
LISA MARCHANT
Head of Digital Channel Marketing and Customer Contact Management
NAB
 
GREG MOORE
Senior Consultant Communications Capability
NAB
 
NANDOR LOCHER
Head of Digital Direct
Qantas
 
DAVID ARCIDIACONO
Manager, MarTech Analytics
Qantas
 
LENA JENKINS
Data Powered Customer Engagement Lead
Spark NZ
 
KRISTINA CURTIS
Head of Digital and Customer Analytics
BT Financial Group
 
RICHARD MOULDING
eCommerce Practice Manager, Customer Strategy & Digital
Suncorp
 
KATE COOPER
Head of Innovation & Group Methodology
Westpac NEXT
 
MARK DAWSON
Senior Manager, Digital Optimisation
Allianz Australia
 
BEN MCGRATH
Co Founder
Vamp
 
CAT BURGESS
Design Strategy Director
Frost*
 
LAURA RYAN
Strategy Director
Mentally Friendly
 
PRUE JONES
Design Director
Fjord
 
BEN MOIR
Director
Snepo Research
MIKE TOSETTO
Director and Founder
Never Sit Still
 
MICHAEL SHANKS
Director
Late Nite Films
 
CHRIS GRAINGER
Executive Producer
Grainger Films
 
SIMON VAN WYK
Author and former agency owner
 
CHRIS PANZETTA
Co Founder and Creative Director
Stories 1st Technology 2nd
 
NICK GOWER
Product Director / Co-founder
Mentally Friendly
 
MATT LEACH
Educator, Writer and Co-Host of Australian Design Radio
 
HANNAH GARCIA
Senior Experience Strategist
CHE Proximity
 
RAMON CLIQUET
Specialist UI/UX Designer
BHP
 
SHEREE HANNAH
User Experience Lead
Carter Digital
 
 
JEREMY LORD
Illustrator and Designer
 
JOSIE YOUNG
Graphic Designer
Christopher Doyle & Co.
 
STEPHEN GRACE
Graphic Designer
Christopher Doyle & Co.
 
MICHAEL BUCKLEY
Managing Director
Accenture Interactive Australia and New Zealand
 
JAMES DE VRIES
Senior Director. Strategy
Second Road – an Accenture Strategy Company
 
SCOTT KING
C.O.O. & Co-founder
Accordant
 
ERIK HALLANDER
Managing Director
Isobar
 
TED BRAY
Senior Vice President & Chief Growth Officer
Merkle Asia Pacific
 
NEIL CARTER
Data and Artificial Intelligence Lead, Azure
Microsoft
 
ROSE HERCEG
Chief Strategy Officer
WPP AUNZ
 
CHRIS BAIRD
Vice President of Marketing
ObservePoint
 
MICHAELA AGUILAR
Head of Solutions
Havas Helia
 
KEITH EADIE
VP & GM of Adobe Advertising Cloud
Adobe
 
JUSTIN MERICKEL
Vice President, Adobe Advertising Cloud
Adobe
 
ADAM MORGAN
Senior Creative Director
Adobe
 
SUZANNE STEELE
Managing Director, Australia and New Zealand
Adobe
 
SIVA GANESHANANDAN
Director, Adobe Experience Cloud, Asia Pacific
Adobe
 
MICHAEL STODDART
Director, Market Development & Evangelism
Adobe APAC
 
SCOTT RIGBY
Head of Digital Transformation
Adobe Asia Pacific
 
SAM SMITH
Adobe Advertising
Adobe
 
MATT BRUCE
GM, Ad Cloud, APAC Search, DCO and Emerging Markets
Adobe
 
MURRAY HOWE
Head of Industry Strategy, APAC
Adobe
 
JAMIE RAGEN
Manager of Solution Consulting, Digital Media
Adobe
 
PAUL BURNETT
Principal Evangelist, Creative Cloud, Asia Pacific
Adobe
 
JEREMY PELL
Head of Enterprise ANZ, Advertising Cloud
Adobe
 
MATT SKINNER
Product Marketing Manager, Adobe Audience Manager
Adobe
 
CISCO GUZMAN
Group Product Manager, Adobe XD
Adobe
 
VICTORIA NECE
Product Manager, Motion Graphics and Visual Effects
Adobe
 
AMY ROBSON
Snr Product Manager & Regional Evangelist
Adobe
 
TOM BRAYBROOK
Strategy & Solutions Lead, APAC
Adobe
 
JON BARRIE
Jon Barrie, Strategic Development Manager, Pro Video A/NZ
Adobe
 
MARK SZULC
Principal Solution Consultant
Adobe Asia Pacific
 
GREG MAY
Principal Solution Consultant
Adobe
 
IAN DEJONG
Senior Solution Consultant, Adobe Digital Marketing
Adobe
 
CARLA COOK
Senior Solution Consultant, Adobe Digital Marketing
Adobe
 
GLEN LAWSON
Senior Solution Consultant
Adobe
 
JEANETTE MATHEWS
Product Manager
Adobe
 
HOYLE WANG
Product Manager
Adobe
 
ASH COOPER
Head of Advertising Services
Adobe
 
NICK MCLACHLAN
Product Marketing Manager, Ad Cloud
Adobe Asia Pacific
 
MEYRICK D’SOUZA
APAC Product Marketing Manager
Adobe
 
ASWINKUMAR LOGANATHAN
Cloud Engineer – AEM
Adobe
 
CHADWICK CHENG
Lead Technical Support Consultant – AEM
Adobe
 
VIPUL RAGHAV
Lead Technical Consultant
Adobe
 

ARE YOU A SUCCESSFUL EXPERIENCE MAKER?

 
An Experience Maker is someone who is pushing the limits of digital and creating the most amazing experiences. We want to champion and enable Experience Makers and this event is where it all begins.

Adobe is looking for thought leaders, category experts, and global brands who are at the forefront of change to share their experience on stage and inspire the Experience Makers of the future. 

If you're interested in being part of Adobe Symposium, please fill in the EOI form.
 

Platinum Partners: 

 

Accenture Interactive

    

Accordant
Dentsu Aegis Network

    

Merkle

    

    

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