is 7 October, 2020 12:00pm - 1:00pm AEST

As the co-founders and co-CEOs of leading enterprise software company Atlassian, Australian entrepreneurs Mike Cannon-Brookes and Scott Farquhar have become leading names in the tech industry. Pioneering the development of the Australian tech landscape and empowering those with similar passions. The list of Atlassian’s clients is impressive, including the likes of Audi, CSIRO, Indeed, Spotify, Twitter and more.
Topics to be covered:

1. Servicing customers’ needs
2. What makes a successful leader
3. Making a co-CEO structure work
4. How to approach capital raising
5. The importance of defining and living your brand’s core values
6. Getting buy-in from global brands
7. Servicing big customers
8. Word-of-mouth marketing over a salesforce
9. Remaining at the forefront of innovation
10. When to enlist a company board
11. Creating a desirable work environment
12. Key challenges running a global workforce
13. The decision process in listing on the NASDAQ
14. Conducting a restructure
15. Acquiring other companies
16. Fast growth vs. slow and deliberate
17. Performance appraisals in small companies compared to big companies


Peter Switzer

Scott Farquhar

Mike Cannon-Brookes