Inspire Auckland 2014 brings you the stories of internationally successful speakers from Kea's influential World Class New Zealand network.
Learn how they got to where they are from the bottom of the world.
Inspire Auckland will feature:
Claudia Batten – US-based Tech entrepreneur who has sold companies to the likes of Microsoft. A true visionary in the digital world, Claudia is authentic and honest about the personal journey that accompanies the entrepreneurial journey. Claudia’s personal philosophy is to embrace the ‘squiggly line’ that makes the impossible, possible.
Neville Jordan – Philanthropist and Tech entrepreneur who has listed a company on the NASDAQ. Neville recently facilitated $200 million of foreign capital for investment in New Zealand business.
Dr Catherine Mohr – World leading medical robotics specialist whose inventions save thousands of lives each year. The Director of Medical Research at Intuitive Surgical in San Francisco, Catherine has spoken twice at TED in California.
Greg Cross – Serial entrepreneur with an outstanding track record in building Tech companies in Asia Pacific and North America. Greg is Chairman and CEO of PowerbyProxi, a wireless charging company who is changing the way the world charges their devices. PowerbyProxi recently received $4 million in funding from Samsung during their Series C round.
Rebekah Campbell –Founder of Posse.com, a social search engine that helps people find their favourite places on social media. Posse already lists more than 40,000 stores, and is backed by industry leaders from Google, Facebook and Twitter.
Dr Murray Brennan – One of New York’s leading cancer surgeons and researchers. Murray is a member of innumerable medical societies, and has received honorary Doctorates from four universities.
Craig Elliot –Craig is a board member of Xero, and a Stategic Advisor to New Zealand Trade and Enterprise. With over 25 years experience in communications and technology, Craig has also recently been appointed a Director of the Kiwi Landing Pad in San Francisco.
Hal Josephson – Global tech executive and founder of the international business development firm, MediaSense. Hal has consulted to Apple, Motorola, and the Chinese, Canadian, Australian and New Zealand governments.
Ticket holders are invited to attend networking drinks after the event.
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