Short Bio

For school or education-related talks

Hugh is the co-founder of CS in Schools, an organisation that is creating sustainable change in digital technology education. He is also a Professor at the Melbourne Business School, an Adjunct Professor at RMIT University, and a company advisor and investor. He was formerly a vice president at Google, where he led Google Maps, and has also previously held senior roles at eBay and Microsoft. He has a PhD from RMIT University.

For tech talks

Hugh is an advisor, investor, and former tech executive. He is a venture partner at Melbourne VC firm Rampersand, and an advisor at several companies including Doordash, Moonpig, and Ocado. He is the co-founder of CS in Schools, an organisation that is creating sustainable change in digital technology education. He is also a Professor at the Melbourne Business School. He was formerly a vice president at Google, where he led Google Maps, and has also previously held senior roles at eBay and Microsoft. Hugh has a PhD in Computer Science from RMIT University.