Man using a mobile phone

Social media mistakes made by conference organisers (part 1)

If there’s one thing Melbourne knows how to do (besides café culture), it’s how to host an international conference. In the past two years Melbourne has hosted three of the world’s largest science and medical conferences; the World Diabetes Congress; the World Congress of Cardiology and the massive International AIDS conference. It’s fair to say[…]

Michelle Gallaher on stage at TEDxMelbourne

TED Talks, Lucky Knickers and Big Leaps

Late last year I embarked on one of the biggest challenges of my personal life and professional career – getting on stage and delivering a TED talk. I’ve recently been reflecting on that experience and it’s been getting me thinking again about leaps, truth, trust and negotiation. I’ve always believed in practising what you preach[…]