Kerry O’Brien

Conferences

Over more than 25 years, Kerry O’Brien has attended countless public and private sector conferences on all the big global and national issues as a speaker, MC, moderator and interviewer at both national and international forums.

He has been the MC and interviewer for the QUT Business Leaders Forum in Brisbane, four times a year for 18 years, and performed the same role for the Australian Industry Group’s annual national conference in Canberra for more than a dozen years.

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Recent Conference & Speaking Events Include:

2015
2014
  • QUT Business Leaders Forum. MC/Interviewer with guest Quentin Bryce, former Governor-General. Nov 28.
  • Future of Tropical Economics Conference. MC/Moderator. Sept 18 & 19.
  • Eidos Congress. Panel Moderator/Interviewer. Sept 12.
  • QUT Business Leaders Forum. MC/Interviewer with guest Ian McLeod, Coles Managing Director Aug 28.
  • G-20 Trade & Investment Summit. Panel moderator. July 18.
  • QUT Business Leaders Forum. MC/Interviewer with guest Catherine Livingstone, Telstra Chairman. May 23.
2013
  • QUT Business Leaders Forum. MC/Interviewer with guest David Attenborough, CEO Tabcorp. Nov 20.
  • Australian Workforce & Productivity Agency. Interview with Ambassador Dr Geoff Raby. Oct 18.
  • Chartered Public Accountants Congress. Panel moderator. Oct 15.
  • QUT Business Leaders Forum. MC/Interview with Kim Williams, former CEO News Ltd. Sept 11.
  • Positive Schools Education Conferences in Perth, Brisbane & Melbourne. May 24, 31& June 7.
  • QUT Business Leaders Forum. MC/Interviewer with Grant King, MD Origin Energy. May 7.
  • QUT Business Leaders Forum. MC/Interviewer with Grant O'Brien, CEO Woolworths. Feb 21.
2012
  • Australian Resource Conference. MC/ Panel moderator. Nov 13.
  • QUT Business Leaders Forum. MC/Interviewer with guest Don Argus, ex-BHP Chairman & Bob Bryan, co-founder QLD Gas Company. Oct 23.
  • Australian Industry Group Technology Summit. MC/Moderator. Oct 16.
  • Australian Workforce & Productivity Council Future of Work Conference. MC/Moderator. Oct 3 - 4.
  • QUT Business Leaders Forum. MC/Interviewer with guest Steve Wozniak, Apple co-founder. Sept 21.
  • AIG Annual Conference. MC/Moderator. Aug 20.
  • Murray River Group of Councils Conference on regional Australia. Panel moderator. July 10.
  • AMP Capital Investors Conference. Keynote speech /Panel moderator. June 13.
  • QUT Business Leaders Forum. MC/Interviewer with guest Mike Smith, May 8.
  • Chartered Public Accountants Business Outlook Conference. Panel moderator. March 22.
  • QUT Business Leaders Forum. MC/Interviewer with Harold Mitchell, advertising guru. March 8.