It's been a busy week for Australian FinTech thanks to the Collab Collide Summit. Here’s key take-outs from the sessions we attended on the opportunities for Aus FinTech and future of superannuation and payments.
We recognise we need to be an impartial and transparent organisation, that’s not driven by commercial imperative, to assist in advancing emerging technologies and accelerating industries here in Victoria. Incorporating as a not-for-profit will assist us in realising this purpose.
Personalisation emerged as the key theme of October’s panel discussion, Applying Data to Improve the Customer Experience. It has toppled segmentation as the go-to marketing model for defining audiences, and is derived from the increasing amount of consumer data available to businesses.
Implementing artificial intelligence into your work process can lead to greater efficiencies and more power – provided you get it right. In this event, we explored what you need to know before implementing AI into your business.
Genome sequencing and profiling technology is becoming more available at more accessible price points, raising questions around the management of this data - how it impacts individuals and society, the value of the insights it provides, and at what cost.
Global food demand is forecast to increase 60% by 2060 and as the seventh largest global exporter of food we play a critical role in contributing to global food security. Massive innovation is required within the Ag sector to deliver on this demand, a huge component of which will come from AgTech.