Bridge Builders 14th Annual Business Breakfast

24 May 2018 6:45am

In partnership with Yarra Hills Secondary College Leadership Class, Bridge Builders Youth Organisation announces its 14th Annual Business Breakfast.  Recognised as one of the most successful business breakfasts in the Eastern suburbs.

This annual event attracts over 300 local business people and provides quality networking opportunities as well as the chance to hear about and become involved with a local charity changing the lives of young people.

Guest Speaker: Gavin Smith

Gavin Smith is the Chair and President of Robert Bosch Australia, a local subsidiary of the Bosch group that is active in the Mobility, Industrial, Consumer, and Energy & Building sectors.  Gavin is the inaugural chair of the loT Alliance Australia, the peak body for ogranisations with an interest to accelerate the adoption of loT in Australia.

With a career spanning 39 years, of which 29 years with Bosch, Gavin has great insights into how the Bosch Group has embraced the digital economy and how it is strategically repositioning itself from Making Things, to being a Things and Internet of Things company.  Gavin holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Otago in New Zealand, and an MBA from Monash University in Melbourne.  Amongst other roles, Gavin is a Director of The Yield, an early stage loT company specialising in Micro Climate Sensing for Agriculture, a Director of Alkane Resources and a Director of FMT Group.

When:  6.45am (registration) start 7am – 8.30am
Where:  Dorset Gardens Hotel Function Room, 335 Dorset Road, Croydon
Cost: $480 per table of eight / $65 per person  

For more information and sponsorship opportunities, call 03 9038 8818 or email 

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Dorset Gardens Hotel Function Room