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NBN Co’s Owen to deliver TelSoc oration

Ray Owen, CTO of  NBN Co Ray Owen, CTO of NBN Co

This year’s TelSoc Henry Sutton Oration is to be given by Ray Owen, the chief technology officer of NBN Co.

Owen, billed by NBN Co as an innovator and technologist, will deliver the lecture at TelSoc HSO on 20 June at the Angliss Restaurant in Little Lonsdale Street in the Melbourne CBD.

NBN Co already boasts 3.8 million active users of the national broadband network in the 10 years since its inception and Owen will analyse the statistics, growth expectations for traffic and the NBN responses to meet the technology evolution on the multi-technology mix to support this growth.

The TelSoc event commences with professional networking followed by a sit-down lunch and the lecure by Owen.

TelSoc says members of the society from around Australia will join the event online.


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Peter Dinham

Peter Dinham is a co-founder of iTWire and a 35-year veteran journalist and corporate communications consultant. He has worked as a journalist in all forms of media – newspapers/magazines, radio, television, press agency and now, online – including with the Canberra Times, The Examiner (Tasmania), the ABC and AAP-Reuters. As a freelance journalist he also had articles published in Australian and overseas magazines. He worked in the corporate communications/public relations sector, in-house with an airline, and as a senior executive in Australia of the world’s largest communications consultancy, Burson-Marsteller. He also ran his own communications consultancy and was a co-founder in Australia of the global photographic agency, the Image Bank (now Getty Images).


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