Understanding Australian Culture | Masterclass

Tue Feb 18 th - 6 : 00 PM

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Understanding Australian Culture

The course will give you insights into Australian people, culture, communication styles and workplace preferences and you will learn how to adapt your own style and behaviours to create more successful relationships.

Modern Australia is a multicultural and diverse country offering distinct social, cultural and economic advantages. Egalitarianism, openness and individualism are crucial aspects of Australian business culture. Build more effective relationships with Australians through increased cultural intelligence and a global skill set.


TIMOTHY CARROLL – Director of International Market Development at HalleyAssist

Tim is a highly experienced and respected executive and mentor with first class communication skills and a strong track record in International Trade and export. He has lived and worked in global markets with a focus on Asia, Healthcare and Research.

A lifelong Technophile who is highly technical in nature with current experience across a wide range of Technology platforms and fields of research and industry. He has many years’ experience working in the startup environment as an advisor and mentor. He was recently an applications assessor for the Austrade administered Landing Pad programme for Startups to enter international markets. He currently is an advisor to a number of startups and a newly formed Melbourne based Incubator and has extensive experience in developing Innovative commercial strategies, business plans, pitches and raising capital.

Tim comes from a background in medical science, technology transfer and commercialisation. He has a wealth of experience in executive management in the medical and health sciences, international market development work in Asia, and innovation and commercialisation support. Experienced in developing effective globalisation strategies with robust economic analyses in a wide range of industry sectors including healthcare, biotechnology, biopharmaceutical, animal health, agriculture and food sciences.

With a long career at CSL, one of Australia’s largest and most successful biotherapeutics companies which operates a global business and produces blood plasma products, vaccines and pharmaceuticals. While in this role he resided in Singapore for a 2-year period from 2006 to 2008 as a travel base for global market development work with a focus on Asia. Tim developed and delivered innovative new products to global markets which helped solve serious global healthcare problems. Tim has also operated his own consulting firm and managed La Trobe University’s intellectual property portfolio and Knowledge Transfer Office.


Tue Feb 18 th
6 : 00 PM - 8 : 00 PM


Insight Academy of Entrepreneurship and Innovation


Insight Academy
Insight Academy, Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC, Australia