Mentors

CityConnect mentors are subject matter experts and leaders in their fields, from the frontline of startups, innovation, business and smart cities development

Adi Abili

Adi Abili

MANAGING DIRECTOR OF ACCELERATORS, ANGELHACK

Stephen Baines

Stephen Baines

FOUNDER, THE BAINES EFFECT

Adam Beck

Adam Beck

SMART CITIES COUNCIL AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND

Prof. Paul Burton

Prof. Paul Burton

DIRECTOR, CITIES RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Susan Carroll

Susan Carroll

DIRECTOR, NSW TREASURY

Gerard Doyle

Gerard Doyle

HEAD OF STRATEGY & INNOVATION, IPROSPECT

Prof. Marcus Foth

Prof. Marcus Foth

DIRECTOR, QUT DESIGN LAB

Hannah Lloyd Hensley

Hannah Lloyd Hensley

ADVISOR, INFRASTRUCTURE AUSTRALIA

Siddharth Janghu

Siddharth Janghu

HEAD OF GROWTH, COINS.PH

David Tow

David Tow

URBAN STRATEGIST

Tim Walmsley

Tim Walmsley

FOUNDER & CEO, BENCHON

Alice Woodruff

Alice Woodruff

DIRECTOR, ACTIVE CITY

In-house Experts

In addition to our external advisors and mentors, you will be supported by our in-house team of business advisors, product managers, and technical experts.

Catherine Eibner

Catherine Eibner

GM STARTUPS, BLUECHILLI

Colette Grgic

Colette Grgic

CHIEF INNOVATION OFFICER, BLUECHILLI

Chanie Hyde

Chanie Hyde

MARKETING SERVICES LEAD, BLUECHILLI

Alan Jones

Alan Jones

ENTREPRENEUR IN RESIDENCE, BLUECHILLI

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