Award-winning author and script -writer Craig Silvey, is one of Australia’s leading writers who’s book Jasper Jones has been published in in over 30 countries and has been translated into 14 languages. In 2016 he co-wrote the AWGIE winning script of the Jasper Jones feature film and has followed up with the acclaimed and beautifully illustrated novella, The Amber Amulet.
Best known for her 18 years in Silicon Valley, Professor Genevieve Bell has now returned to Australia to head the Autonomy, Agency and Assurance (3A) Institute at the Australian National University (ANU). Following her delivery of the 2017 Boyer Lectures, Genevieve will explore how we, as humans, can survive and thrive in this high-tech world with ethics intact.
Leading orthopaedic surgeon Dr Munjed al Muderis has led ground-breaking advances in robotic and prosthetic limbs. He joins Disrupted to share his work and to discuss how this pioneering technology has given wounded Australian, British and Iraqui soldiers the ability to walk again.