Australian Web Awards

Fireside chat with Wayne Gerard, Co-Founder of RedEye & Queensland Chief Entrepreneur

  September 23 2021 - 4:00pm - October 31 2021 8:30pm


Join us for this exciting fireside chat with Wayne Gerard, the CEO & Co-Founder of RedEye, and Queensland’s new Chief Entrepreneur.

Wayne’s passion is to provide a better way of working for people who work in complex assets and critical infrastructure. He co-founded RedEye in 2012, a QLD founded technology company providing cloud-based data management and digital engineering. RedEye has offices in Brisbane, US, New Zealand and Asia, and has raised $10.4 million in Series B funding and has around 100 employees.

Wayne is a key leader in Queensland’s innovation ecosystem and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the newly appointed role in June 2021 from the Queensland government as the fourth Queensland's Chief Entrepreneur.

In 2015, he was named Queensland Entrepreneur of the Year, and has served at the Council of Governors in AmCham Australia, board member at StartUpAus, and QLD Premier’s Business Advisory Committee.

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