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PCOA Webinar Series: The Future is here, say what you want

26/05/21 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm AEST

PCOA WEBINAR SERIES – The Future is here, say what you want

Date: Wednesday 26 May 2021 | Time: 1:30 pm to 2:00 pm AEST

Webinar Overview

Demystify emerging technology and empowering people to make a change


Dr Catherine Ball is passionate about amplifying the positive voices and opportunities this new era brings. The future is already here, we just need to listen to it.

Emerging technologies, particularly cybernetics, will be the foundation stone of Australia’s economic prosperity over the next decade.

As we recover from the pandemic and diversify, the need to ensure our social equity and access to the digital economy is set in the right frameworks for the future.

This webinar will uncover:

  • What is Cybernetics and why you should care
  • Key technologies that will exceed expectations
  • Areas of growth for Australia
  • Society as the reason why technology exists

About the Presenter

Dr  Catherine  Ball

Associate Professor, Dr Catherine Ball is a scientific futurist, speaker, advisor, author, founder, executive producer, executive director, and company director working across global projects where emerging technologies meet humanitarian, education and environmental needs. Catherine also likes to create businesses and champion movements, collaborate with peers, and advise game-changers.

A sought-after voice across the start-up, futurist and tech world, Catherine works globally across a wide range of projects from creating documentaries and world leading conferences and events, to advising on the use of novel approaches (e.g. drones) across environmental and humanitarian projects. Catherine is a proponent of community engagement with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics), and likes to demystify emerging tech.


1:30 pm - 2:00 pm AEST
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