Ignite Brisbane #3 a success

Thank you to all of the organizers, sponsors, supporters and attendee’s for a fantastic evening.

Please help Ignite Brisbane by taking a moment to fill out our short survey by following the link below.


Remember, Ignite Brisbane 3 would not be possible without the support and sponsorship from various organisations, companies and individuals. If you are interested in sponsoring, volunteering or speaking for our next event, please register your interest at the end of the survey.

- Ignite Brisbane Team

Ignite Brisbane 3 – Speaker List

Here is a list of Speakers and Topics for Ignite Brisbane 3 to be held on the 12th of May, 2011 at “The Edge” @ The State Library of Queensland from 5:30pm.

Ignite Brisbane is currently FREE to attend, but as a ticketed event it is important you reserve your ticket, available through the “Register” link or via http://ignitebrisbane3.eventbrite.com/


“Personal Continuous Improvement” - James Ottaway
A passionate software developer for ThoughtWorks with a strong desire to continuously improve his skills.

“Library Hack Project” - Matt Fallon
A team member of “The Edge” Digital Culture Centre at the State Library of Queensland.

“Using forms to frustrate, foil and flummox” - Jessica Kerr
All the way from “Perth”, a conference speaker and the Principal / Owner of Formulate Information Design.

“The rise of participative software” - Damian Brady
An enthusiastic Senior Software Architect with SSW Software Consultants.

“WordPress is Not Just For Blogs Dammit!” - Bronson Quick
Partner of Sennza and co-runs WordPress Brisbane and Sydney.

“Everything you wanted to know about Google but were afraid to ask” - Dan Petrovic
Experienced SEO and Company Director of DEJAN SEO.

“The One Laptop per Child project” - Clinton Roy
Software engineer at the Global Change Institute and eResearch centre of the University of Queensland.

“Celebration of Mediocrity in todays software” - Scott Barnes
Former Product Manager (Silverlight/WPF) Microsoft Corp, UX Specialist, FIXWPF.org lead and RIAGENIC.com blogger.

“Cross Pollination” - Ben Yee
Flex Developer, Moto Rider, Musician, Airbrush Enthusiast and owner of RialityCheck.

“Do not lie” - Patrick Klug
A motivated Development Manager at NovaMind software.

“About how its ok to be bob dylan and GO ELECTRIC” - Wayne McFetridge
Owner / Developer of Blackdotdigital and Partner of The Various Artists.

“Spartan Life” - Edge Pereira
An IT consultant with passion for cycling and movies.

“The truth about storytelling and marketing” - Ben Johnson
Technology Marketing Manager, currently working at SAP.


The list of speakers and topics may change prior to the event taking place.

Don’t forget to Register to come along.

Looking forward to the speaker line up and meeting you all. It should be a great night.

Ignite Brisbane #3 Registration Open

Ignite Brisbane 3 will be held from 5:30pm on Thursday the 12th of May, 2011 at The State Library of Queensland’s “The Edge”.

Registration is now available below or via the Eventbrite URL http://ignitebrisbane3.eventbrite.com/


The Ignite Brisbane team looks forward to seeing you all.

Ignite Brisbane #3 Call for Speakers

We’re back on track for Ignite Brisbane 3, but we need more speakers.

Get involved as a speaker and send us an email with your thoughts or fill out the proposal form.


Looking forward to hearing from you.

- Team Ignite Brisbane