Sydney Program – 22 June 2021

Preliminary Agenda – Sydney (local time, AEST),
Location: Sydney Powerhouse Museum MAAS (500 Harris St, Ultimo NSW 2007) or Virtual

Time Session
9:00am – 9:30am Coffee/Tea on arrival
9:30am – 9:35am Welcoming
Tomasz Bednarz
Team Leader: Visual Analytics, Modelling and Simulation CCC Lead, CSIRO’s Data61.
9:35am – 9:50am Opening Address
Gail Fulton
Director, CSIRO Services
The importance of collaboration for SMEs
9:50am – 10:25am Keynote
Liming Zhu
Research Director, Software and Computational Systems
Drive SME adoption of transformative AI/Cyber technologies – Data61’s approach
10:25am – 10:50am Morning Break
10:50am – 11:30am Session Chair: Seyit Camtepe
AI and Cyber for Government, Defence and Manufacturing

David Liebowitz
Penten and UNSW Sydney
AI Enabled Cyber Deception

Hoa Khanh Dam
School of Computing and Information Technology, University of Wollongong
AI for agile project management

11:30pm – 12:10pm Session Chair: Luc Betbeder-Matibet
AI and Cyber for Culture and Society

Lyria Bennett Moses
Director of the Allens Hub for Technology, Law and Innovation. Professor in the Faculty of Law and Justice at UNSW Sydney. Co-lead of the Law and Policy theme in the Cyber Security CRC.
Thinking about law and regulation in the context of AI and cyber

Deborah Lawler-Dormer
Research Manager, Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences
AI and the Museum

12:10pm – 12:50pm Lunch Break
12:50pm – 1:30pm Session Chair: Tomasz Bednarz
AI and Cyber for Immersive and Hybrid Analytics

Pradeep Khanna
Founder & CEO: Global Mindset. Sydney VRARA
AI and Cybersecurity Perspectives on the Journey Towards a Metaverse

Leila Alem
Adjunct Professor at UTS
Industrial applications of emerging technologies a HCI perspective

1:30pm – 2:10pm Session Chair: Tomasz Bednarz
AI and Cyber for Digital Infrastructure and Digital Twins

Professor Travis Waller
Head of School, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UNSW
Mobility Infrastructure as a Platform

Damien Cutcliffe
Director of Business Development and Growth, Digital at WSP
Level 4 Digital Twinning – the Journey Towards a Fully Operational Digital Twin

2:10pm – 3:00pm Panel Session
Facilitator: Tamara Ogilvie
Topic: Building a strong AI presence for SMEs to make the best of what technology can offer… securely

Matt Noyce, MNC
Simon Fonteyn, Lease Info
Peter Godbolt, The Hut34 Project
Daniel Gronowski, Deloitte Australia | The Entrepreneurs Programme
Sarvnaz Karimi, CSIRO’s Data61
Serge Gaspers, UNSW CSE
3:00pm – 3:20pm Afternoon Break
3:20pm – 3:40pm Session Chair: Seyit Camtepe
AI and Cyber for Industry

Stefan Hajkowicz
Research Group Leader, Insights
Australia’s Emerging Artificial Intelligence and Digital Industry Clusters: A Preliminary Analysis

3:40pm – 3:45pm Closing
Seyit Camtepe
Team Leader: Autonomous and Application Security, CSIRO’s Data61
3:45pm – 5:00pm Networking and Drinks