Adrian Turner

CEO of CSIRO’s Data61

CSIRO Australia

Adrian is the CEO of CSIRO’s Data61, Australia’s largest data innovation network. He is a successful and influential Australian technology entrepreneur who has spent 18 years in Silicon Valley. He is also co-chair of the Australia Cyber Security Growth Centre (AustCyber), a member of the Board of Directors for the Australian eHealth Research Centre (AeHRC), a member of the World Economic Forum Global Future Council on Digital Economy and a member of the Genomics Health Futures Mission Steering Committee. Most recently he was Managing Director and Co-Founder of Borondi Group, a holding company focused on assets leveraging platform economics and pervasive computing to disrupt conservative industries.

Prior to this, Adrian was co-founder and CEO of smart phone and Internet of Things security company Mocana Corporation, had profit and loss responsibility for Philips Electronics connected devices infrastructure, and was Chairman of the Board for Australia’s expat network, Adrian was also author of the eBook BlueSky Mining, Building Australia’s Next Billion Dollar Industries.