The Spatial Industries Business Association (SIBA) has announced their National Breakfast Series will be held during the Locate16 Conference Wednesday 13 April 7:00 am to 8:30 am at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
The guest speaker for the annual sold-out event will be Dr Amanda Caples, Deputy Secretary of the Sector Development and Programs Division in the Victorian Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources. In this role, she is responsible for the development of priority industry sector strategies, and program development and management with a particular focus on employment programs and small business.
Prior to this appointment, Amanda has held various roles in the public sector including as the Victorian Government’s inaugural Director of Biotechnology. Amanda brings commercial skills to industry and innovation policy having had a successful career in the private sector in executive positions with international and local pharmaceutical companies, specialising in product development, technology transfer and business development (licensing and start-up ventures).
Amanda has a Bachelor of Science (Honours) and PhD from the University of Melbourne and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Amanda is a member of the Ivanhoe Grammar School Board of Governors and the Advisory Board for the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Integrative Brain Function.
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Ticket prices: SIBA Members $50, Non-Members $70 * prices excludes GST and credit card fees