Pete Williams

Pete Williams

(Re)making society (better)

Pete Williams wants to change the way we think – creativity for the betterment of society.


Why you should listen to him

Pete Williams is recognized as one of Australia’s leading thinkers and practitioners in the area of innovation, technology commercialization and all things online as well as being one of the most well known Australian CEO’s on Twitter. He has featured in articles in the Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times (UK), The Age and Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, The Australian Financial Review and BRW.

Social media was central to how Peter was able to have a huge impact during the Black Saturday fires and then also how he supported the town of Flowerdale during the recovery. This included using Twitter for realtime updates – attracting support and donations of goods and services and blogging the progress of Flowerdale. In recognition of his extensive work in this area he recently won an award from Forrester Media.