Journey to Entrepreneurship:
A Night with Biarri Co-Founder, Joe Forbes
One of Australia’s leading mathematical and entrepreneurial minds, Joe reveals the inspiring true story behind his leading Australian commercial mathematics company, Biarri. From mining, resources and telecommunications to healthcare and banking and finance, discover how their unique blend of good design and mathematics is transforming Australian industry in nearly every sector.
From start-up to industry leader, from dream to reality, Joe’s is a story of what’s possible when Australia’s brightest minds step into industry.
Also hear how APR.Intern helped Biarri open Dave Scerri’s world to the exciting opportunities in industry. He shares his journey from PhD intern to CTO and how his internship prepared him to apply his PhD expertise to deliver real-world business solutions.
Be inspired by Joe and Dave’s stories and the power of industry and university collaboration to deliver real-world results.
An AMSI Board Member and Co-Founder of the Biarri Group, a collection of innovative, fast-growing companies providing optimisation technologies and novel web-based application. Joe’s qualifications include an MBA from UWA, BA from UNSW and has studied at UC, Berkeley, Haas School of Business.
A Biarri PhD Intern, Optimisation Consultant, and founding Chief Technology Officer of KangaTech. a sports technology company developing solutions for injury prevention in elite athletes globally. Dave has a Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.), Computer Science