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This event occurred on
August 9, 2013
3:30pm - 5:30pm AEST
(UTC +10hrs)
Sydney, NSW

Miranda Pereria - Fierce Entrepreneur and Philanthropist.

Leaving her former life in advertising behind after surviving a life-threatening medical condition, Miranda set out to start her second life helping those around her in any way she could. She is in the business of Fashion+Humanity. She's been building wearable solutions for both the upper and lower ends of town. With her experiences, Miranda will be sharing that using your hands to create and build things is essential because you are never down on luck if you have a good pair of hands.

Eric McCarron - Educator

Eric McCarron is a lifelong learner and educator whose passion is to create fun learning experiences in which people are inspired to make their mark with their ideas and imagination. He believes that educators and leaders are responsible for creating engaging-work/play environments by including play elements into as many aspects of learning, training and work. He has taught in many contexts from secondary to tertiary levels, and now teaches to the experts of play, children in primary education. He has been recognised for his work in innovative education, especially in his use of technology and game-based learning by Apple as Apple Distinguished Educator 2013, Department of Education and Communities as a Highly Accomplished Innovative Teacher 2012 and by Google as a Google Champion (2012).

Camilla Martin - Project Manager and Coach at Girl Guides Australia.

Camilla has worked as a Project Manager for most of her career specialising in the people side of projects, particularly during organisational restructures and culture change. More recently she has become an accredited Corporate Coach and has honed in on her personal passion for changing the behaviours of employees in the workplace to help them increase their job satisfaction. Camilla will be challenging us to think differently about our work so that we can increase the level of satisfaction we gain from it.

Telstra Experience Center
400 George St
Sydney, NSW, 2000
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Organizing team


Sydney, Australia
  • Julie Liu
  • Rakesh Murugan