The Business Program for WLA 2010 encompasses a range
of strategic presentations with a strong international flavour. You will be
educated and entertained by some of the worlds most renowned thought
leaders, including the keynote speakers profiled below.
will focus on key streams including best practice models for lotteries;
governance and corporate social responsibility; and future industry trends and
innovations. Speakers will include lottery industry leaders from all regions of
the world, WLA contributors, and industry experts across a range of business
Dr Adam Fraser
Dr Adam Fraser is
one of Australia's most renowned thought leaders in the area of high
performance organisations. He has perfected the art of flow
a real time solution to stress and burn out that doesnt involve adding
another task to your already full task list. Adams presentation at WLA
2010 will identify how you and your organisation can achieve sustained
productivity, without burning out
Alexander Manu is
one of the worlds leading authorities on change, innovation and strategic
foresight. He is a Senior Partner at InnoSpa International Partners in Toronto
and also lectures around the world.
He transforms organisations by
identifying new competitive spaces, developing new strategic business
competencies and creating imaginative innovation methods. He sees imagination
as a prerequisite for strategic change and innovation.
During WLA 2010
Alexander will present on innovation, imagination, change agents and strategic
foresight. He will expand on these concepts in a more intensive workshop
session following his keynote address.
is one of the worlds foremost experts on competitive and strategic
intelligence. Based in France, she coaches senior executives to build and
improve on their strategic planning and competitive intelligence processes.
Estelle will present on this subject at WLA 2010 and will further develop
her keynote address in a workshop as part of the parallel business sessions.
Phil Ruthven is
Australia's leading strategist and futurist on business, social and economic
matters and the founder and Chairman of IBISWorld, which provides online
business information and forecasting.
IBISWorld is known for its astute
forecasting and advisory services and its comprehensive databases. Its website
at www.ibisworld.com.au is considered
one of the most sophisticated and powerful websites in the world.
Bernard Salt is an
internationally recognised commentator and forecaster on consumer, cultural and
demographic trends. In his role as Partner with KPMG Australia, he heads a
group of consultants providing demographic-based advice to business, government
and the media.
His best selling book The Big Shift predicted a
surge in the demand for lifestyle and residential property, underpinned by the
imminent retirement of the baby boom generation. His second best selling book
The Big Picture looks at how work, life and relationships in the
developed world are changing in the early decades of the 21st century.
July 2007, Bernard released the results of a global study of Generation Y
titled Beyond the Baby Boomers, resulting in front page coverage in
the Financial Times and The Economist.
Bernards presentation at WLA
2010 will examine the way in which demographic change is shaping global
economic trends and consumer markets.
Tan Sri Dato Dr Lin See-Yan
Tan Sri Dato Dr Lin See-Yan is a banker, economist,
entrepreneur and business advisor. He is a Director of Genting Berhad in
Malaysia, whose subsidiary, Genting Singapore PLC, is leading the way in the
development of internationally acclaimed casinos and integrated resorts
Dr Lin is a Harvard educated economist and British chartered
scientist. He sits on the Prime Minister of Malaysias National Economic
Action Council Working Group and is economic advisor to the Associated Chinese
Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Malaysia.
He also sits on the Asian
Institute of Managements Board of Governors.