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Professor Bela Stantic is internationally recognised in the field of efficient management and analytics of complex data. He has published more than 130 journal and conference publications, which in turn helped to attract external funding over several millions dollars. He is a founder and Director of Big Data and Smart Analytics Lab within the Institute of Integrated and Intelligent Systems at Griffith University, and is Head of School of Information and Communication Technology at Griffith University.
Dr Rebecca Huntley is one of Australians foremost researchers on social trends. She has a background in publishing, academia and politics. For nearly 9 years Rebecca was the Director of The Mind & Mood Report, Australia's longest running social trends report. She currently heads Vox Populi research, as part of the CIRCA research group. Rebecca is a broadcaster with the ABC and presents The History Listen each week on RN. She is the author of numerous books including Still Lucky: why you should feel optimistic about Australia and its people (Penguin 2017) and Australia Fair: Listen to the Nation, the first Quarterly Essay for 2019. Rebecca co-hosts with Sarah Macdonald a comedy storytelling night and podcast called The Full Catastrophe. She is an adjunct senior lecturer at the School of Social Sciences at The University of New South Wales.
Antony Green is the ABC's Election Analyst and is responsible for the ABC's election night results. Green has worked for the ABC since 1989, and is the face of election night coverage in Australia. He previously worked in the computer industry as a programmer and data analyst, and designed the ABC's election night system and a number of the ABC election site's analysis tools including the predictive pendulum and Senate calculators. Antony's expertise is in electoral systems, voter behaviour and election night result modelling.
David Speers is the award winning Political Editor at Sky News and anchor of agenda-setting political programs SPEERS and SPEERS on Sunday on Sky News Live.