Clients

Selected work and presentations for clients include:

Epworth Hospital - Strategy for the Epworth Radiation Oncology Research Centre (Jan 2016 - Ongoing)

Red Cross Blood Service - Working with the HR Executive Team on Future Thinking and Workforce Planning (Jan 2016 - Ongoing) 

Simplot Australia - Presentations/Workshops on Digital Transformation (2015 - Ongoing) 

Destination Gippsland Conference Keynote on the Future of Tourism (2015)

Melbourne University Vet School - Presentation on The Future for production Veterinarians (2015) 

Royal Flying Doctors (VIC) - Board Session on Future Strategy (2015)

Murray Regional Tourism Board Conference Keynote on the Future of Tourism (2015)

WestVic Dairy - Presentation on Future of Dairy

Australian Rural Leadership Program - Facilitated Workshop on Future Thinking (2015) 

Loddon Murray Community Leadership Program - Professional Development for Teachers (2015)

UPA Aged care Services - Keynote Presentation for Board Directors Annual Conference (2015)

Australian Sugar Milling Council - Scenarios for the Future of Energy in Queensland (2015)

Dairy Australia - Board Session on The Future of Technology and Data in Agriculture (2015)

DEDJTR (VIC) - Present to Discovery Forum on the Future of Apps (2015)

Life Education Trust New Zealand - Consulting and Presenting on the Future of The Trust (2015)

Leadership Victoria and VLGA - Master Class for Mayors on Embracing Uncertainty at the Annual Mayoral leadership Program (Jan 2015)

The CEO Insititute - Multiple Presentations on Foresight and Strategy (2014)

Australian Dental Industry Association Conference - Keynote on  The Future Competitive Business Environment (Nov 2015)

Victoria University - Multiple guest lectures on the Disruptive Effects of Web Technologies (2014) 

National Farmers Federation - Work on the National Blueprint for Agriculture and Closing Keynote at the National Congress (Nov 2014) 

Bendigo Bank - Future Vision and Foresight for the Community Banking Business Model (Jan 2014... ongoing)

M2 (Owner of iPrimus, Dodo and Commander) : Strategic Foresight Consulting work with Senior Leadership Team (Nov 2013...... ongoing)

North Eastern Catchment Management Authority: Joint board strategic thinking workshop for 3 catchment management authority boards (Nov 2013) 

State Trustees (Victoria): Senior Leadership Team offsite workshop on foresight and strategy in complex futures (October 2013.... ongoing)

Westpork: Shareholder and Key Stakeholder strategy process (July-Nov 2013)

Australian Tax Office : Workshop Presentation on the Future of The Work Force (May 2013)

NZ Beef and Lamb Industries: Road Show Keynotes on Future Challenges and Opportunities for Agriculture (May and June 2013)

Guest lectures at Victoria University on the Future of Web Technologies (May 2013)

Workshop for Brentnall’s Accounting Collaboration Group on Future Business Models (May 2013) 

 Keynotes for the GRDC Adviser Update Series on the future of the advisory network and its links to farmers (2013)

LoanKit: Leadership Development Presentations for Mortgage Brokers on the Future of Finance (December 2012) 

Rural Finance Corporation - Development of Strategic Ideas and Value Propositions for the Future of Regional Australia (November 2012)

Department of Premier and Cabinet (Victoria) - Development of a Horizon Scanning System for Public Policy Development + Presentation of Future Public Policy Challenges (October 2012- March 2013)

Southbank Institute of Technology - Board Challenge Session on the Future of Education (October 2012)

LINK Community Transport - Strategic Planning (October 2012-November 2013) 

Australian Taxation Office Superannuation Leadership Program - Presentation and Workshop on Future Business Models (October 2012)

North East and Murray Tourism - Presentations for Residential Tourism Programs ( August and October 2012)

Cotton Research and Development Corporation -  Board Challenge Session on the the Future (August 2012)

Future Scenarios and Key Uncertainty Project for the National Farmers Federation on their Blueprint for the Future of Agriculture ( March 2012 - Ongoing)

Strategic Advisor for YMCA Victoria on Future Strategic Challenges for Social Enterprise (June 2012 - 2014) 

Keynote Presentation and Future Strategy Workshop for the NZ Institute of Quantity Surveyors (June 2012) 

Resilient Landscapes and Collaborative Innovation Project for the NE Catchment Management Authority (May 2012- September 2012)

Future Challenges for Tourism - A presentation to the Grampians Tourism Conference March 2012

Future Thinking for Practical Strategy - A Presentation to a CEO Institute group (Feb 2012) 

2 day visioning and Strategy workshop for Daimler Financial Services Asia Pacific Leadership Team (Singapore Feb, 2012)

Keynote on the Future of Parliament for the Australia and New Zealand Parliamentary Clerks Association (Victorian Parliament: Jan 2012)

Scenario Preparation/Facilitated Meeting/Report on a future blueprint for the Agrifood Industry Employment, Training and Skills needs - for Agrifood Skills Australia (Dec 2011)

City of Casey/Melbourne Football Club/Monash University Business Breakfast Keynote and Future Competitive Landscape for Small Business Workshop (Sept 2011) 

Board Strategy Workshop for the Link Centre (Sept 2011)

Macquarie Telecom top 10% performers club futures thinking and strategy workshops (a series of 3 in Australia and Cambodia July/Aug/Sept 2011)

NSW Dpt of Environment and Heritage Keynote and Facilitated discussion for the Business Energy Efficiency Program(August 2011)

RedHanded - Presentation and facilitated discussion for clients on the future for social media in regional Australia (August 2011)

NAB National Small Business Summit Keynote Address on the Future Competitive Landscape for Small Business (July 2011)

Destination Gippsland Conference Keynote on the Future of Tourism (July 2011)

Australian Institute for Agricultural Science and Technology Keynote and Facilitated discussion on a vision for social media in regional Australia (June 2011)

International Education Services Executive Workshop on Future of Technology in Education (May 2011)

Northern Territory Cattleman’s Association Conference Keynote on the Future of the Beef Industry (April 2011)

Cotton Research and Development Corporation Strategy and Environmental Scanning Review (Jan/Feb 2011)

Western Chances CEO Strategy and Foresight Mentoring (2011-2012)

Strategic Planning for 2010-2012 for Kildonan Uniting Care (2009/2010)

 

 

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A 2029 Strategic Vision for the Cotton Industry (2009/2010)

Social media and Networking Strategy for agriculture (with Acid Labs) 2010

Strategic Innovation Workshops for not-for-profit sector 2009

Shaping Strategic Thought training for Child Support Agency 2009

Strategic policy workshop on carbon pollution reduction scheme for Cattle Council Australia, 2009

Strategic review of the Pork Cooperative Research Centre R&D strategy, 2008

Presentation on `A Futurists Perspective on Risk` to Risk Management Industry Association conference, 2008

Strategic Thinking & Strategy workshops with Dairy Australia Executive Leadership Team, 200808

Strategic Thinking training for Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, 2008

Future business ideas generation project and workshop for company executives in Dubai for Terrapinn, global events and training organisation, 2008

Interview with Richard Fidler on ABC Radio`s Conversation Hour, 2008

Strategy development for complex indigenous policy issue proposal for Department of Main Roads, 2008

Strategic Thinking training courses for Australian Government Department of Health & Ageing, 2008

Review of scenarios developed for the Namoi Catchment Management Authority 2008

Futures thinking presentation to the Australian Power Institute 2008 residential school in Electric Power Engineering, 2008

Strategic review of the Cotton Research and Development Corporation’s 2008-13 R&D plan, 2008

Feedgrains scenarios for GRDC, 2007

Strategic thinking training courses for Australian Government departments of Health & Ageing and Defence, 2007

Presentation on Wind Energy’s Future Competitive Advantage to the Auswind Conference and Exhibition, Melbourne 2007

Submission for Inquiry into Mandatory Ethanol and Biofuels Targets in Victoria for APL, 2007

Scenarios and future strategy for Queensland dairy industry impacted by Traveston Dam, for Department of Primary Industries & Fisheries, 2007 and 2008

Biofuels scenarios for GRDC, 2007

Presentations on future thinking for Grain Growers Association, Young Grower Forums, 2007

Presentation on climate change impacts for Future Foods for Future Health Conference,2007

Presentations on impact of oil price and biofuels on grain industry strategy for the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Southern Farming Update seminars, 2007

Presentation/training on the integration of foresight and complexity tools in military and intelligence applications for the Staff Defence College, 2007

Drought policy development for Australian Pork Limited 2007

Assisting in the development of the ABIDE complexity model for Cognitive Edge Pte with the Singapore Military and Public Service, 2006

Review of the future of biomass biofuel technologies and the Australian biofuel industry for the Grains Research and Development Corporation, 2006

Review of future stock feeding options during drought for the Livestock Feed Grain Users Group, 2006