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David Wenham

David Wenham has received critical acclaim for his diverse performances in film, theatre and television. He is one of Australia’s most respected actors. David’s film credits include LION, LORD OF THE RINGS, GETTIN’ SQUARE, ORANGES AND SUNSHINE, MOULIN ROUGE, AUSTRALIA, 300, GOLDSTONE, THE BANK, MOLOKAI, PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN, PETER RABBIT and most recently DIRT MUSIC. His recent television credits include Jane Campion’s TOP […]

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Sharonne Zaks

Dr Sharonne Zaks is not your average dentist/musician. She has over 20 years of experience in private practice in Melbourne and regional Victoria, with a special focus on anxious and phobic patients, and survivors of sexual assault and trauma. Sharonne’s new approach is drawn from trauma informed care, her clinical experience and other research. The […]

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Bridget Loudon

Bridget is a passionate leader on a mission to create simple technology products that change our working lives for the better.   Bridget grew up on a sheep farm in Ireland. She excelled academically, with her university scholarships and entrepreneurial spirit taking her to live and work in France, Hong Kong, Ireland, and most recently […]

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Eddie Jaku

Eddie Jaku OAM, born Abraham Jakubowicz in Germany in 1920. His family considered themselves German, first, Jewish second. On 9 November 1938, the night immortalised as Kristallnacht, Eddie returned home from boarding school to an empty house. At dawn Nazi soldiers burst in, Eddie was beaten and taken to Buchenwald. Eddie was released and with […]

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Monkol Lek

Monkol is an Assistant Professor of Genetics at Yale University. He leads a research group focused on researching the genetics of Neuromuscular diseases and development of therapies. He trained at the Broad Institute and Harvard Medical School developing resources and methods to improve the genetic diagnosis of rare diseases. The includes building a resource that […]

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Tara Djokic

Tara is a PhD candidate at the Australian Centre for Astrobiology of the University of New South Wales, Australia. Her PhD work is focussed on the geological setting and ecology of some of Earth’s oldest evidence for life in the approx. 3.5 billion year old ‘Dresser Formation’ located in the Pilbara of Western Australia. Her […]

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Tom Nash

At the age of 19, Tom lost both his hands and both of his legs to a deadly disease. Since then he has rebuilt his life, using prosthetics to master tasks that  many able-bodied individuals often take for granted. An example of the expression ‘That which does not kill us, makes us stronger’, his story […]

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Yve Blake

Yve Blake is an award-winning writer, composer, and musical comedian. She is an alumni of the Royal Court Writers’ Programme and the recipient of the inaugural ATYP Rebel Wilson Theatremaker Scholarship. She’s developed and presented work at Griffin Theatre Company, The Bush Theatre, Old Vic New Voices, The Soho Theatre, The Barbican, the National Theatre, […]

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Kim Graham-Nye

Kim Graham-Nye is irrepressible when it comes to ending nappy waste.  With one cup of oil in each nappy and 450 billion nappies entering landfills or our oceans every year – nappies are a dirty business.  Kim and her husband Jason founded gDiapers in 2005 – introducing the worlds first Cradle to Cradle Certified nappy […]

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Hedayat Osyan

Hedayat is a 27-year-old former refugee from Afghanistan who came to Australia in 2010. He has a bachelor degree of Politics and International Relations and honours degree of Arts and Design from university of Canberra. He has worked as a youth consultant and advisor for many organisations including the Cumberland Council, MYAN NSW and CMRC to assist refugees […]

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