The 26 Aussie tech founders rocking the US

New book launched at ACS meet-up in San Francisco.

By Staff Writers

A book highlighting 26 Aussie tech rockstars making their mark in the US has been released following a successful ACS Meet-up in San Francisco.

More than 40 people attended the Zelos Hotel on Sunday night for the launch of the ACS publication, Rockstar Aussie Founders Living in the US.

Held in collaboration with the Aussie Founders Network and supported by Austrade, the event was preceeded by a four-person panel discussion facilitated by ACS President Yohan Ramansundara on ‘Bringing Deep Tech to Life’.

The panel included Silicon Valley-based Olivia Humphrey CEO of Kanopy and Michael Dunworth CEO of Wyre, joined by Australian-based Peter James, Chairman of Macquarie Telecom, Nearmap, DroneShield, Aquabotics, and Mandy Ross Chief, Information Officer of Tabcorp.

At the conclusion of the panel session, Ramasundara launched the book showcasing 26 Australian tech entrepreneurs who have set up shop in the US and are having an impact across global tech markets.