JCU Events The Future Lecture Series

JCU Events

Tue, 7 Aug 2018

The Future Lecture Series

Townsville, Cairns

When: 7 August 18, 12pm -- 1pm

Where: At James Cook University
Room 040.103, Building 40 - Padua Theatre, Townsville Campus
Room A3.002, Building A3 - Crowther Theatres, Cairns Campus (via video link)

The “Uberisation” of the Economy: The Future of Universities in a Shared Economy

Presented by Ms Jo Schneider

About Jo Schneider

Jo Schneider is one of Australia’s leading young female entrepreneurs named national finalist and South Australian winner of the Telstra Young Business Woman of the Year 2014 and CEO of one of Anthill’s Top 100 Coolest Companies in Australia in 2014.  Jo is known for her entrepreneurial spirit, business nous and lean thinking and combines her process-driven engineering background with her passion for education and leveraging technology, to help primarily education sector organisations standardise, systemise and improve their processes to create sustainable growth and thrive in changing environments.  Passionate about ‘changing education from the inside out’, Jo is on the Advisory Board for the University of South Australia’s Engineering School, Future South Australia and Project Gen Z (a collective of Australia's leading entrepreneurs with a mission to educate a million young entrepreneurs by 2030).

Contact details:

provost@jcu.edu.au or 07 4781 6844