5:00 pm – 7:00 pm | Level 8, 341 George St., Sydney

Join us at our monthly AI meetup held every second Thursday of the month at 5 pm. Our first meetup is hosted by Doug Maloney will delve into the fascinating realm of the Microsoft AI landscape. Mark your calendars for our upcoming meetups and register:

More dates to follow

AI is rapidly evolving, with new features announced weekly. Be on the lookout for our announcements as we reveal the exciting topics for the upcoming AI meetups. So stay tuned! If you’re interested in speaking or have suggestions, feel free to reach out and let us know. We value your input and are eager to create an engaging and collaborative environment for our AI community.

April speakers and topics:

Damien Hughes

Designing AI Use Cases

Damien Hughes, Experience Strategy, HalfMachine.io

As the founder of Teamapps, a SaaS platform focused on using generative AI to help organisations achieve high quality citizen development at scale, Damien works with a talented team of engineers, designers, and product managers to help organisations confidently scale citizen development using no-code tools. With a strong background in innovation, product management and strategy Damien have a proven track record of delivering groundbreaking technology products.


Lisa Crosbie

Mastering Generative Answers in Microsoft Copilot Studio

Lisa Crosbie, Technology Evangelist and MVP

Lisa is a Microsoft Business Applications MVP (Most Valuable Professional) and our Technology Evangelist for Dynamics 365 and Power Platform. She runs envisioning workshops, ideation sessions, strategic roadmap planning, and demos, consulting with customers to help them understand what’s possible with this technology and how to use it to their best advantage to solve their business problems. She is the recipient of the ARN Innovation Award for Technical Excellence and the ARN Women in ICT Award – Technical category. She has a YouTube channel with over 10,000 subscribers, and is a blogger and regular presenter at Microsoft and community events.

Hosted by:

Doug Maloney, Head of Product & IP

Doug Maloney has a track record of successfully introducing new Products & IP to the Australian market. After spending more than a decade in senior roles at top telco firms such as Vodafone, Three and Optus, Doug founded AlphaIndigo in 2017 to revolutionise the chatbot-messaging experience in customer service. Doug now heads Barhead’s Products & IP business unit, continuing to play a leadership role in developing industry-aligned software solutions.