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. Through his advisory practice, he has worked with companies such as Doordash, Moonpig, and Ocado. He is also the co-founder of CS in Schools and a Professor at the Melbourne Business School. Hugh was formerly an engineering vice president at Google, where he led Google Maps, and has also previously held senior product and engineering roles at eBay and Microsoft. He has a PhD in Computer Science from RMIT University.