KEYNOTE – Conference Opening


Debbie Ireland (Managing Director of ShareThePoint Ltd) and Mark Rhodes (Premier Field Engineer with Microsoft Australia) have been organising the Digital Workplace Conferences in New Zealand and Australia for the last 10 yearsJoin them for the opening of  New Zealand’s 11th event.

KEYNOTE ADDRESS 1: The Workplace of Tomorrow – Here Today

Presenter: Glenn Woolaghan

Glenn has 25 years of experience in the Tech industry, including partner and customer team leadership, across technical, marketing and sales leadership roles. Originally from the UK, Glenn has lived in Sydney, London and now Singapore, and has predominantly worked in international roles, including leading the EMEA SMB business for Symantec prior to joining Microsoft UK in 2013

KEYNOTE ADDRESS 2: How Technology is Saving lives – a Patient’s Story

DavidDownsPresenter: David Downs

In his ‘day job’, David Downs is a General Manager at New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE), working with the Technology sector to help fast growing tech companies grow internationally, and leading a cross-government project for the Agritech sector.

David is a published author on New Zealand Innovation, with two highly successful books – No.8 Re-wired, and No.8 Recharged. He’s an ex-comedian, TV and Radio actor, and a genetically modified organism who documented his battle with cancer in the book A Mild Touch of the Cancer. David regularly presents and gives talks on his cancer journey and on the power of positive thinking and optimism.

Blog – A Mild Touch of Cancer

To donate to the Malaghan Institute:

KEYNOTE ADDRESS 3: The End of the World As We Know It: A Digital Transformation Dystopian Future

Christian BuckleyPresenter: Christian Buckley

@buckleyplanetbuilt his reputation as an award-winning marketer in the Microsoft ISV community as a Chief Marketing Officer and as part of the team that launched Office 365 at Microsoft.  Born and raised in the San Francisco East Bay, Christian  is a Microsoft Regional Director and MVP; Founder & CEO of CollabTalk LLC, an independent research and technical marketing services firm located in Salt Lake City, Utah; and the CMO for, an interactive video technology company.

A very active blogger at buckleyplanet.comand co-author of books on both SharePoint and software configuration, Christian is one of the most widely published names within the Microsoft ecosystem

Close by Debbie Ireland

Location: Date: April 30, 2019 Time: 9:00 am - 10:30 am DavidDowns David Downs Glenn Woolaghan Christian Buckley Christian Buckley