If you missed this panel session, or would like to watch the video recording, please find it below:

About this panel session

An expert panel will discuss future employability needs and capabilities in an ever-changing environment which includes developments within industry 4.0, data science, artificial intelligence, etc. The session will focus on the need, responsibilities and opportunities of industry, university teaching and collaborative research in the scenarios. The panel will discuss their view of the future:

  • Employability, capabilities, and future learning needs,
  • Micro credentialing and the role of industry and universities in (professional) accreditation of learning,
  • Research and cutting edge developments, connecting capabilities of industry and universities for best impact,
  • Globalisation and how Australia can remain globally competitive in industry, education, and research.


Chair: Professor Mohan Krishnamoorthy, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research Partnerships), UQ
Chair: Dr Dino Willox, Director, Student Employability

Beau Leese, Co-Founder and Co-CEO, Practera
Ashok Mysore, Vice President, Infosys
Friedrich Beisser, Head of Professional Education Asia & Australia, Siemens
Reg Johnson, General Manager - Education and Industry Development, Cisco
Dr Thomas Carey, Visiting Fellow from San Diego State University

Who should attend?

  • All staff
  • Students

Benefits of attending 

  • For staff: Gain valuable insights into expectations, capabilities, and future views of industry, research, and education, and how you can respond to these potential futures.
  • For students: Understand future industry expectations and gain an understanding of the tools and platforms that are currently in place to best prepare yourself for changing futures.

About Teaching and Learning Week 2019

The 2019 UQ Teaching & Learning Week ran from Monday 28 October to Friday 1 November 2019. The series of workshops, panels, and other interactive sessions highlighted our excellent teachers and tutors, initiatives, and T&L leaders around the theme of 'Creativity'. 

View the 2019 program (PDF, 108KB) or watch available video recordings (for the sessions that were recorded).

Go to the T&L Week landing page


Abel Smith Lecture Theatre (23), St Lucia