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Learn from Queensland’s leading entrepreneurs in business, technology and the creative industries at Game Changers.

Game Changers is proud to present Brisbane doctor, Sean Parsons the medical and business mastermind behind the digital diagnostics company that created the COVID-19 home test for over-the-counter use, striking a US$230 million dollar deal with the Biden government to scale up production in the US.

Dr Parsons will be in a conversation with Ray Weekes, CEO in Residence of Queensland University of Technology Business School, that is guaranteed to be inspirational and insightful.

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About Dr Sean Parsons

Dr Sean Parsons is a clinically trained business leader with a track record of successfully developing breakthrough medical technologies and leading the product commercialisation for the benefit of human health.  He is the Founder, CEO and Managing Director of Ellume and serves in dual commercial and technical capacities in the company. Sean is a co-inventor of Ellume's core pioneering quantum dot detection system technology and is named in over 40 patents and papers. He has provided the strategic vision for the company in the digital health technology space and has led the negotiation and execution of all major partnerships and collaborations. Previously, Sean was a critical care clinician with post-graduate training in emergency and intensive care medicine, working in major metropolitan hospitals in Queensland, Australia.   Image: Attila Csaszar

About facilitator Ray Weekes

Ray Weekes is currently an Adjunct Professor and the CEO in Residence of Queensland University of Technology Business School. He is Chairman of the CEO Institute of Queensland and a director and advisor of various organisations within both the community and commercial and academic sectors.

About Game Changers

Game Changers brings innovation leaders from business, technology, and creative industries to share their insights with aspiring Queensland entrepreneurs. This is your chance to ask how entrepreneurs and business leaders build companies, reinvent themselves, inspire teams, and envision success.

The talk will be live streamed and we encourage you to join the conversation online using #qblhof, @slqld  @QUT

Game Changers is a Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame initiative presented by State Library of QueenslandQUT Business School and the Queensland Library Foundation.

If you have questions about this event email slqevents@slq.qld.gov.au or phone 07 3842 9827.

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Disclaimer: The views expressed by the speaker are their own and the promotion of products/services is not endorsed by State Library.

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