Gemma Alker

Director Innovation Central Brisbane

Queensland University of Technology

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Gemma Alker is an internationally award-winning Intrapreneur, Partnership and Engagement specialist, Leadership Expert, speaker, facilitator and published writer. Gemma works at the nexus of university-industry-government-big tech driving innovation, reputation and revenue strategies and opportunities to build digital skills for the future of work. She has more than 24 years’ experience designing and leading growth and impact strategies that are aligned to business, marketing and policy priorities for iconic and international brands, and influential business leaders. In 2023 Gemma received two International Stevie Awards for Women in Business, winning gold for Executive of the Year and silver for Innovator of the Year. She has qualifications from MIT, QUT, and is an AICD qualified board director and ICF leadership coach. Currently Gemma leads the global partnership strategy for Cisco and QUT as Director, Innovation Central Brisbane at Queensland University of Technology, and is the advisory boards for Women in Digital and Children’s Hospital Foundation.

Next Appearance
Future of Queensland Government Summit 2024
27 Speakers
10 Sponsors
Belinda Lloyd
She Codes Australia
Amanda Cattermole
Australian Digital Health Agency
Paxton Booth
Office of the Information Commissioner
Jelena Nikolic
Department of Tourism and Sport
Dr. David Lacey
Dr. Tanya Kelly
eHealth Queensland
FSTGov Future of QLD Government Summit 2024
27 March 2024
  • Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
To participate as a speaker:
Aron Kunaseelan
Chief Operating Officer
T: +61 2 8484 0901
To participate as a speaker:
Brittini Raygo
Senior Conference Producer
T: +61 413 163 237
To participate as a speaker:
Stella Spackman
Senior Conference Producer
T: +61 433 732 794