ANZ BlueNotes Debate

08/12/2015 @ 06:30 – 09:30 Europe/London Timezone
ANZ Centre
833 Collins St
Docklands VIC 3008
Private Event
Video ThumbnailOn Tuesday December 8th in Melbourne, the ANZ BlueNotes Debates series posed the question "Is social media killing the powerful business hierarchy?".
Debating for the affirmative were the ANZ's CEO Mike Smith and Twitter Australia CEO Karen Stocks.
Arguing the negative were Andrew Grill from IBM and Heidi Mason from Russell Reynolds.
The Debate was held at ANZ's corporate Headquarters at 833 Collins Street.

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Andrew participated in an ANZ Bank BlueNotes debate: “Is social media killing the powerful business hierarchy?”

Arguing the affirmative was ANZ’s former CEO, Mike Smith (@mikesmith_anz) alongside former Twitter Australia CEO Karen Stocks (@KazStocks).

Tackling the negative was Andrew Grill, former Global Managing partner IBM Social and Heidi Mason, top recruiter of the powerful business hierarchy in her position as Senior Client Partner at Korn Ferry.







So is social media blowing holes in the citadel of corporate power? Moderator Andrew Cornell took questions from the floor before calling for a vote.