Disruptors & Innovators
June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Witnessed across almost every industry, they are the disruptors and innovators. Our focus in the second seminar of our 2017 Professional Development Series will be on the latest innovations, technology and trends that are impacting our industry.
Hamish Palmer: Experience and Interpretation Manager
Emma Campbell: Senior Manager, Brand and Audience
The Museums Victoria collection is vast and eclectic with 17 million objects ranging from the world famous racehorse PharLap to the infamous sad otter, an internet sensation. The Museums hold a number of permanent and touring exhibitions like the recent blockbuster exhibition Jurassic World. Hamish and Emma will uncover lessons on disruption and talk through some of their most innovative campaigns.
CITYLAB – Sarah McArthur: Senior Service Designer and Project Lead
CityLab is a creative space built on the philosophy of working with the community to understand future challenges and to start prototyping solutions that will bring positive change to our city. In this seminar, you will find out more about CityLab’s new visitor experience project.
KASA DIGITAL – Dexter Eugenio and Jacob Paris
Let’s explore the world of Virtual and Augmented Reality and what it means for the tourism industry. Dexter and Jacob will explain how these technologies are poised to divide and shake up the industry and why the future of tourism is closer to ‘Total Recall and The Matrix’.