Gemma Alker


A seasoned and innovative executive Gemma currently holds the position of Centre
Manager – Centre of Future Enterprise at QUT. Gemma is responsible for leading the global engagement and partnership strategy for a leading digital innovation research unit within QUT Business School, which is in the top 1% triple AAA rated business schools globally.

Over the past decade Gemma has worked with key leaders in Industry to drive growth
strategies in the education sector.

Gemma has spearheaded some of the education industries highly successful projects,
including launching Australia’s first primary school entrepreneurship pitch competition
engaging 4000 students, 200 schools nationally and securing partnerships with Moose Toys, HP and EduTech.

Key current and previous appointments, roles and awards include:
• QLD Opera Committee
• Woman in Technology Board
• Advisory Member for the South Bank Development Plan


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