Wednesday, 8th July 2015

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H?kan Eriksson
Each year TelSoc hosts the Henry Sutton Oration in Melbourne to commemorate the distinguished Victorian scientist, engineer and inventor from Ballarat, Henry Sutton - who is scarcely known, but who had a string of accomplishments and innovations in many areas.

This year, TelSoc is pleased to have a distinguished innovator in his own right who has agreed to give the 2015 oration:

H?kan Eriksson, CEO of Ericsson Australia and the former CTO of LM Ericsson

?What technological innovations are expected in the next decade and what differences do they promise for our lives??

Please join H?kon and TelSoc for lunch and drinks at the Telstra Theatrette.

Date and Time

Wed, 8 Jul 2015

12:15 - 14:30 AEST


Telstra Theatrette
First Floor, 242 Exhibition Street
Melbourne VIC 3000


H?kan Eriksson

H?kan Eriksson is the CEO of Ericsson Australia and New Zealand. He has a masters in electrical engineering from Link?ping University and received a scholarship from Stanford University. He joined Ericsson from university and later was appointed Group CTO of LM Ericsson, Stockholm, and Head of Ericsson Research.

Henry Sutton

Henry Sutton
Henry Sutton has an astounding list of accomplishments in many areas: electricity, lighting, telecommunications, motoring, flight, radio, printing, photography --- a genius in any terms and a good complement to Charles Todd as a legend of early Australian telecommunications.

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