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Speakers

Speakers

Chelsea Pottenger 

Chelsea Pottenger - “The Mindset Reset”

Director of EQ Minds

Chelsea is an international speaker and a leading authority on productivity, mindfulness and well-being.

For 12-years Chelsea was known for her extraordinary work ethic and as a high performer she delivered results for a variety of big name organisations. Then a life-challenge happened. In 2015, Chelsea experienced debilitating Post-Natal Depression, which sent her spiraling to the lower depths of mental health. With determination, help and resilience Chelsea bounced back with a new purpose, passion and education. Chelsea is the dynamic, brilliant and inspirational Director of EQ Minds who is on a mission to empower high performance through greater mindfulness.

Chris Helder

Chris Helder - “Cut the Noise”

World class keynote speaker and storyteller

With everything from media, social media, endless emails and countless meetings, it can feel like fifty thousand things hitting us from every direction. In business today, it becomes even more important than ever to identify what gets results and what is simply a waste of time.

Chris Helder is a world class keynote speaker and master storyteller. Chris’ presentations give individuals and organisations the tools to make a simple shift in their thinking to gain greater clarity on achieving goals. Chris brings with him an abundance of energy, humour and the ability to quickly connect with the audience. Chris will deliver a keynote address called Cut The Noise - which is about achieving better results in a world of distraction.

  Gus Balbontin 

Gus Balbontin - “Customer Focus and Activating Innovation”

Board member of Startup Victoria | Director of Above All Human

The importance of focusing on the customer and not business problems and the dangers of falling in love with your product and service.

Gus wowed our National Conference audience in 2018 with his engaging, thought-provoking and energetic keynote full of great tips and takeaways. Since then much has changed so we are bringing Gus back to take you behind the scenes to understand what companies did right and wrong during recent decades of unparalleled change. The lessons he shares can be applied to all modern businesses and individuals facing the digital revolution and the relentless pace of technology.

He is candid and full of energy. He will make you laugh hard and equally think deeply about the puzzles of running a business irrespective of size. His common sense will disarm you and his practical approach will have you implementing changes as soon as you get back to the office.

Peter Helliar 

Peter Helliar

HIA-CSR Australian Housing Awards Master of Ceremonies

Back by popular demand from his 2019 MC duties, the HIA-CSR Australian Housing Awards will once again be steered by the hilarious and talented Peter Helliar.

Pete has performed stand up for more than twenty years, selling out shows across the country, where he makes the difficult business of being funny look dead easy.