#DIFhub18 Digital Health Day

7th September  2018

Join the audience at Curate Space, the Digital Innovation Festival Hub or watch on-demand.

A full day program of FREE events focusing on Digital Health has been curated as part of the DIF Hub program. Register for the specific sessions of interest, or make a day of it, and receive complimentary coworking and collaboration at the DIF Hub.

Sessions are recorded which will be made available on demand in coming days.

#DIFhub18 Morning T(ech) – Digital Health : Improving the lives of patients

Learn about new digital health technology innovations, meet the innovators, and hear about how they are striving to improve the lives of Australian patients. This session is lead by ANDHealth a national digital health initiative established by a consortium of commercial and government partners to facilitate and support the development & commercialisation of clinically validated digital health technologies across Australia. ANDHealth+ is Australia’s only industry-led, mid-stage accelerator, dedicated solely to digital health.

#DIFhub18 Lunch ‘n’ Learn – Wellness for Entrepreneurs in a Digital World

Being an entrepreneur is a stressful business, just ask them what keeps them up at night. There are many ways to manage stress and a booming number of wellness apps that help from meditation to remind us to stand up and drink water. Join us for a lunch ‘n’ learn session about how to support yourself along the entrepreneurial journey and set up for success. Life is a marathon, not a sprint. Oh, don’t they have an app for that too?

#DIFhub18 Deep Dive – Practical Deep Learning for Healthcare

Artificial intelligence and its practical toolset of machine learning have enormous potential for medical applications. I present two recent projects and extract learnings for hardware and software tools to build and deploy models. The two projects include fully unsupervised clustering for high-content microscopy images and retinal imaging for retinopathy screening. The lessons gleaned from these case studies help scope the dataset requirements, engineering economy, and application feasibility. Emerging from the case studies are a series of recommendations that may constitute best practices for industrial deep learning applied to disparate data sources and applications.

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online via the live stream. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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#DIFhub18 Deep Dive: Practical Deep Learning for Healthcare

Artificial intelligence and its practical toolset of machine learning have enormous potential for medical applications. A technical team working on such datasets may seek open source tools and quickly face a myriad of options. I present two recent projects and extract learnings for hardware and software tools to build and deploy models. The two projects include fully unsupervised clustering for high-content microscopy images and retinal imaging for retinopathy screening. Respectively, they investigate novel deep learning approaches for semantic segmentation and application-specific network architectures. Software tools surveyed and used in our projects include NVIDIA DIGITS, BVLC Caffe, NYU Torch7, and Google Tensorflow frameworks.

The lessons gleaned from these case studies help scope the dataset requirements, engineering economy, and application feasibility. Emerging from the case studies are a series of recommendations that may constitute best practices for industrial deep learning applied to disparate data sources and applications.

Speaker: Leo Tam – Software Engineer, NVIDIA

Leo Tam serves as Solutions Architect and Deep Learning Community Manager, part of the NALA-based, World Wide Field Organization (WWFO). He focusses on curating open source tools, advising and architecting solutions for enterprise applications, and contributing to the Deep Learning Institute, which his team established. Leo Tam brings to NVIDIA 10 years of R&D experience, previously as a scientist at Stanford’s School of Medicine. He is a top performer in algorithm’s competitions including placing in the top 3% of a world-wide competition sponsored by the California Healthcare Foundation and second place in a commodities trading competition. Leo holds multiple patents for MRI machine learning and encoding methods developed at the Yale University School of Medicine. Leo earned his BSc in Mathematics – Physics from Brown University and PhD from Yale University.

When: Thursday 7th September 2018, 3 pm to 4.30 pm

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

A Recording of the session will be made available on demand in the coming days.

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online via the live stream. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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#DIFhub18 Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Wellness for Entrepreneurs in a Digital World

Being an entrepreneur is a stressful business, just ask them what keeps them up at night. There are many ways to manage stress and a booming number of wellness apps that help from meditation to remind us to stand up and drink water. Join us for a lunch ‘n’ learn session about how to support yourself along the entrepreneurial journey and set up for success. Life is a marathon, not a sprint. Oh, don’t they have an app for that too?

When: Friday 7th September 2018, 12.30 pm to 2 pm

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

A Recording of the session will be made available on demand in the coming days.

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online via the live stream. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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#DIFhub18 Morning T(ech): Digital Health-Improving the lives of patients

Learn about new digital health technology innovations, meet the innovators, and hear about how they are striving to improve the lives of Australian patients. This session is lead by ANDHealth a national digital health initiative established by a consortium of commercial and government partners to facilitate and support the development & commercialisation of clinically validated digital health technologies across Australia. ANDHealth+ is Australia’s only industry-led, mid-stage accelerator, dedicated solely to digital health.

Companies Pitching: 

  • Karen Clarke, Director, Operations and Stakeholder Engagement – ANDHealth
  • Georgina Kenley, Chief Operating Officer – Seer Medical
  • Paul Wilson, Chief Executive Officer, Blocks Global – Lumin
  • Kyle Berean, Chief Technical Officer – Atmo Biosciences
  • Jerome Wielens, Business Development Manager – MCRI AllergyPal
  • Damian Moratti, Chief Executive Officer – Liminal VR
  • Ryan Van Laar, Founder, Geneseq Biosciences

When: Friday 7th September 2018, 10 am to 11.30 am

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

A Recording of the session will be made available on demand in the coming days.

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online via the live stream. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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#DIFhub18 Safe & Sound Day

6th September  2018

Join the audience at Curate Space, the Digital Innovation Festival Hub or watch on-demand.

A full day program of FREE events focusing on Safe & Sound has been curated as part of the DIF Hub program. Register for the specific sessions of interest, or make a day of it, and receive complimentary coworking and collaboration at the DIF Hub.

Sessions are recording which will be made available on demand in coming days.

#DIFhub18 Morning T(ech) – Digital Audio Clinic “Podcasting”

Ever wanted to produce a Podcast? Don’t know where to start? Well, this session is for you. Chris Mann from Link Audio is bringing a range of audio equipment to show us how it’s done from start to finish. Get ready for this live, hands-on, step by step workshop. With more than 20 years’ experience in the audio industry as a product trainer and clinician, this will be fun and informative.

 

#DIFhub18 Lunch ‘n’ Learn – Music Platform Revolution

The next wave of technology disrupting the music industry is here and it’s changing the game for fans and artists alike. Founder & CEO of Valyou X-change Bobby Oparaocha will talk about developing the World’s First Decentralized Global Music Artist Stock Market, where fans of music artists can buy & sell shares in any listed artist globally and trade their stocks.

 

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online via the live stream. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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#DIFhub18 Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Music Platform Revolution

The next wave of technology disrupting the music industry is here and it’s changing the game for fans and artists alike. Founder & CEO of Valyou X-change Bobby Oparaocha will talk about developing the World’s First Decentralized Global Music Artist Stock Market, where fans of music artists can buy & sell shares in any listed artist globally and trade their stocks.

When: Thursday 6th September 2018, 12.30 pm to 2 pm

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

A Recording of the session will be made available on demand in the coming days.

Speaker – Bobby Oparaocha – Founder & CEO

Bobby Oparachoa is a successful touring independent music artist with more than 13 years in the music industry. His passion for technology and his experience in the music industry put him in a unique position to disrupt the music industry. Bobby’s vision is to reimagine the global music industry and launch a music stock market economy where all music artists can get listed from anywhere on the planet.

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online via the live stream. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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#DIFhub18 Morning T(ech): Digital Audio Clinic “Podcasting”

Ever wanted to produce a Podcast? Don’t know where to start? Well, this session is for you. Chris Mann from Link Audio is bringing a range of audio equipment to show us how it’s done from start to finish. Get ready for this live, hands-on, step by step workshop. With more than 20 years’ experience in the audio industry as a product trainer and clinician, this will be fun and informative.

When: Thursday 6th September 2018, 10 am to 11.30 am

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

A Recording of the session will be made available on demand in the coming days.

Speaker – Chris Mann

Chris grew up in the broadcast industry seeing his Dad work as a video producer/director ignited a passion for technology in both audio and video worlds. Over the past 15+ years in the music industry, Chris has moved across multiple fields himself and continues to be passionate about audio and video regularly running clinics to teach others how to use this technology in new ways.

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online via the live stream. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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#DIFhub18 International Business Day

5th September

Join the audience at Curate Space, the Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

A full day program of FREE events focusing on International Business Day has been curated as part of the DIF Hub program. Register for the specific sessions of interest, or make a day of it, and receive complimentary coworking and collaboration at the DIF Hub.

Sessions are recording which will be made available on demand in coming days.

#DIFhub18 Morning T(ech): Export Experience with Collins Rex

When: Wednesday, 5th September 2018, 10 am to 11.30 am

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

 

#DIFhub18 Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Trade + Investment Briefing with Kathy Coultas

When: Wednesday, 5th September 2018, 12.30 pm to 2 pm

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

 

#DIFhub18 Deep Dive: Setting up for success as a Skilled Migrant

When: Wednesday, 5th September 2018, 3 pm to 4.30 pm

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

 

#DIFhub18 Lessons Learned: Techxpats Return Downunder with Kelly Hutchinson

When: Wednesday, 5th September 2018, 6 pm to 7.30 pm

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online via the live stream. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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#DIFhub18 Morning T(ech): Digital Citizens Co-Creating Smart Cities

MiVote is a social solution to a social challenge that uses available technology to allow scale and speed. We live in a world where we can have one-to-one, one-to-many and many-to-one conversations, and instantly access more information than at any other time in human history. There is no longer any reason to persist with a representative government designed in a time and for a world that no longer exists.

The legacy system of community decision-making that we’ve dragged into the 21st century has stopped being fit for purpose; it has been gradually eroded to a point where it no longer serves the single purpose for which it was intended.

When: Monday 3rd September 2018, 10 am to 11.30 pm

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

A Recording of the session will be made available on demand in the coming days.

In a world of steam trains and telegrams, decentralised democratic options were not feasible – it made sense for the community to defer its decision-making power to an elected representative to enact its will. For the most part, communities are no longer constrained by geographic distance, limited access to information or reduced ability to be heard. There is no need to hand over our self-determination to another in the hope that they will act in our best interests until, years down the track, we have another opportunity to vote to keep or replace them.

MiVote is a community decision-making platform that provides equal, instant access to everyone so that, if they choose, they can make an informed choice, on every issue, every time, and build the future the community wants, together.

The next generation of democracy is here.

Speaker : Adam Jacoby, Democracy Warrior, Chief Steward, Council Member – MiVote

Adam Jacoby is a serial innovator with a twenty-year global history of starting fast growth businesses in sport, information and media. Outspoken and opinionated with a revolutionary bent, he has a Masters of Entrepreneurship and Innovation and has studied at the Judge Business School, Cambridge University. He is currently focused on his passion for democracy. He is the Founder, Chief Steward & Council Member of democratic movement MiVote which was a finalist in the 2016 Singularity University Grand Global Challenge Awards and featured in the book Democracy Squared (available on Amazon).

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online on-demand. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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#DIFhub18 Creative Industries Day

31st August  2018

Join the audience at Curate Space, the Digital Innovation Festival Hub. 

A full day program of events focusing on Creative Industries has been curated as part of the DIF Hub program. Register for the specific sessions of interest, or make a day of it, and receive complimentary coworking and collaboration at the DIF Hub.

 

#DIFhub18 Lunch ‘n’ Learn – Event Tech

How do we engage our ideal audience, inspiring their participation throughout the journey: from discover, anticipation, arrival, throughout, in the review and maintaining the relationship for an ongoing relationship.

What is the opportunity there for crowdsourcing your content and marketing?


 

#DIFhub18 Deep Dive – Venue Tech

Technology touches every aspect of venue management. How can technology be integrated throughout the venue to engage and manage, audiences and crew? How has technology changed the audiovisual production process? And what opportunities does this bring to enriching the audience experience? Extending the audience beyond the walls, with the venue serving as a broadcasting production for virtual audiences?

 

#DIFhub18 Lessons Learned – Creative Tech

Where art extends off the canvas to engage and immerse.

How are visual artists integrating technology to enrich the experience of their work? Drawing on the strengths of both spheres of the brain, how do we honour the creative flow in the technical process?

How does the multidisciplinary process come together? As a collaboration between specialists, or extending our talents across the scope?


 

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online via the live stream. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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#DIFhub18 Lessons Learned: Creative Tech

Where art extends off the canvas to engage and immerse.

How are visual artists integrating technology to enrich the experience of their work? Drawing on the strengths of both spheres of the brain, how do we honour the creative flow in the technical process?

How does the multidisciplinary process come together? As a collaboration between specialists, or extending our talents across the scope?

The panel of artists engaging tech:

  • Dr Troy Innocent
  • Marc-o-Matic
  • Chloe Beevers

When: Friday 31st August 2018, 6 pm to 7.30 pm

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

A Recording of the session will be made available on demand in the coming days.

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online via the live stream. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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#DIFhub18 Deep Dive: Venue Tech

Technology touches every aspect of venue management. How can technology be integrated throughout the venue to engage and manage, audiences and crew? How has technology changed the audiovisual production process? And what opportunities does this bring to enriching the audience experience? Extending the audience beyond the walls, with the venue serving as a broadcasting production for virtual audiences?

As well as ticket sales and onsite purchases, venues rely on bookings from producers, presenters and performers. How are they found and how is the relationship managed?

The panel exploring perspectives on venue tech includes a venue, an audiovisual specialist and a festival manager.

  • Chris Mann, Link Audio
  • Chloe Beevers, Founder – Curate Space and Curate Events
  • Kelly Hutchinson – Digital Innovation Festival Manager, Victorian Government

When: Friday 31st August 2018, 3 pm to 4.30 pm

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

A Recording of the session will be made available on demand in the coming days.

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online via the live stream. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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#DIFhub18 Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Event Tech

How do we engage our ideal audience, inspiring their participation throughout the journey: from discover, anticipation, arrival, throughout, in the review and maintaining the relationship for an ongoing relationship.

More than attendance, it’s about participation. There are no longer spectators, as audiences expect to be engaged, a custom experience, shared with their tribe.

What is the opportunity there for crowdsourcing your content and marketing?

Event management is one of the most stressful jobs in the world. With so many moving parts and stakeholders, how can producers, presenters, performers and practitioners; keep track of and collectively deliver a smooth live experience for the participants?

Through technology:

  • Increase reach
  • Enhance engagements
  • Extend conversations
  • Drive sales
  • Measure everything
  • Amplify your brand
The panel consists of perspectives from a venue, a ticketing platform and a festival producer.
– Chris McDonnell – Music Partnerships, Eventbrite
– Chloe Beevers – Founder, Curate Space & Curate Events
– Kelly Hutchinson – Digital Innovation Festival Manager, Victorian Government

When: Friday 31st August 2018, 12.30 pm to 2 pm

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

A Recording of the session will be made available on demand in the coming days.

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online via the live stream. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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#DIFhub18 Deep Dive: Blockchain Disrupts Industry

Blockchain has the potential to disrupt many industries. It’s an emerging technology that has the capability in improving systems, transforming industries and solving transparency and trust issues across the economic landscape. Hear from a panel of experts on how it will impact their industry and beyond.

When: Thursday 30th August 2018, 2.30 pm to 4 pm

Location : Curate Space, Level 6, 306 Little Collins Street

A Recording of the session will be made available on demand in the coming days.

Curate Space is the Victorian Government’s Digital Innovation Festival Hub.

We are proud to be partnering with the Victorian Government to deliver a ten day program of events, for audiences in the venue and online via the live stream. We are also the home for the festival team, working from our Festivals and Events Industry Coworking Space.

#DIFHub18

The 2018 DIF Hub will host sessions over 10 days of the festival from Monday 28 August to Friday 7 September 10.00am – 7.30pm at Curate Space in the heart of the Melbourne CBD.

See the full DIFhub program

Curate Space is an event partner with the Victorian Government

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