Kirk Peterson is a renowned thought leader with over 30 years of experience in leadership, business strategy, and people management, along with a history of being a player and coach of high-performing sporting teams.
Authentic Leadership and Customer Loyalty Expert; Senior Role in Harley-Davidson Turnaround; and Author, Make Some Noise: The Unconventional Road to Dominance
A visionary creative director and team leader. As McCartney Design’s senior strategist, he sets the foundations for their award-winning concepts.
Adam Spencer has hosted award-winning breakfast radio shows in Australia’s toughest markets and live current affairs TV. He has won improvised theatre competitions and once interviewed John Travolta in front of 75,000 people.
Samantha Bloom is a two-time World Para Surfing champion, bestselling author and inspiration behind the #1 Australian box-office, and international global Netflix hit movie, Penguin Bloom starring Naomi Watts.
Indra Nooyi is the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo (2006-2019); a Fortune 50 company with operations in more than 180 countries.
James Cameron is a legendary and imaginative director, producer, and screenwriter in the movie business. Over the years, he has produced a number of notable and acclaimed works, including Titanic, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet, and 2009's Avatar, the highest-grossing movie of all time. Avatar replaced Titanic as the biggest grossing movie, establishing James Cameron as a giant of the movie business.
The face of ABC TV show Gardening Australia, Costa believes in embracing and celebrating mother nature’s cycles and seasons and nurturing her balance, beauty and bounty organically. His holistic approach is all about gardening the soil and the soul. Costa’s charm, charisma and passion are invigorating and irresistible, he has a gift for making his important messages engaging and highly entertaining.
Kane Thornton is Chief Executive of the Clean Energy Council, the peak body for the clean energy industry in Australia. Kane has advocated for and helped design the policies that have been critical to the renewable energy industry's growth, and continues to be an active political advocate, public presenter and media spokesperson.