Walk through the design centre and hear from Richard Ferlazzo, Design Director, GM Australia Design, GM Holden. Richard's highly skilled creative team works closely with affiliated GM Design Studios around the world developing Production Design, Advanced Design and Concept Cars for GM Global vehicle programs.
GM Australia Design is an in-house specialist service. Its objective is to combine creative talent and leading edge technology to evolve automotive design solutions that could display flexibility, excitement, value, leadership and passion.
This is your opportunity to tour the Visy Coolaroo Cogeneration Plant and Paper Mill and hear presentations from Elizabeth Moussa, Operations Manager and Jenny Barnes, Energy Manager.
Visy is a global leader in the packaging, paper and resource recovery industries, providing high quality, innovative and sustainable packaging products and solutions. They offer unique, fully integrated, forward thinking closed loop packaging and recycling solutions that align with customer and industry needs. Their manufacturing and processing, technology, logistics and design are part of a streamlined system that ensures our packaging solutions are consistently among the best in the world.
La Trobe – University City of the Future. Hear about La Trobe University’s exciting and transformational change into a University City of the Future; a unique place for learning, research and employment. By turning our campus ‘inside out’ we are providing unparalleled opportunities for partners to undertake innovative research, identify new products, commercialise IP and access a diverse talent pool of highly trained graduates to support future workforces. During the tour you will hear about our world class research and teaching expertise in the Agri-Sciences, Food and Health & Wellbeing sectors and the impact partnerships in these areas can have in research and innovation, student employability and economic and jobs growth.
The tour will be treated to refreshments while General Manager Jason O'Donnell presents a range of Two Bulls innovations: Augmented Reality 'drones', Virtual Reality in Paediatrics, world-leading Asthma Management for kids and much more!
Two Bulls is a Digital Product Studio, based in Melbourne and Brooklyn, NY. They create digital products for a select group of major brands and leading startups. Through the deployment of multi-disciplinary teams, their product strategy, creative and engineering disciplines help design, build, and release those products globally. They are experienced in a diverse range of technologies and industry verticals including IoT, Healthcare, Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Connected Devices.